About Lisa Herbert

Lisa Herbert is a freelance writer and content producer. She is interested in people and their passions, and the stories that describe and enhance our communities.

An ex-chef Lisa spends much of her time eating in cafés and restaurants and foraging for native foods around her bush home on the Sapphire Coast near Tathra.

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Six great coffee stops from Eden to Merimbula
Food & Wine
Once upon a time, travel in regional Australia meant frequent bad-coffee-stops, reheated pastries and in the end, regret at not packing an esky and thermos. Those days are well behind us. Country New South Wales now boasts coffee and eating houses you can count on, beautifully designed and decked out with feeling, a little hat-tip towards local history and gorgeous...
Six great coffee stops around the valley, from Bega to Candelo
Food & Wine
A country drive from Bega through Wolumla to Candelo will reap many rewards - especially from the excellent cafés waiting to sate your hunger and thirst. And in addition to great food and drink, you'll be injecting some much-needed cheer into these fire-affected communities. Get out and about! The Nook, Bega Address: Rixons Arcade. Shop 3, 158 Carp Street, Bega...
The smoke has cleared: Gorgeous cafés from Tathra to Bermagui to Cobargo
Food & Wine
The smoke has cleared, the beaches are waiting and there are no queues for gelato. The beautiful tourist drive from Tathra to Bermagui to Cobargo, winding through the Mimosa Rocks National Park, is worth it for the scenery and secret swimming spots alone, but you can also please your palate with a stop at one of the outstanding cafés along...
Six Best Cafés from Batemans Bay to Moruya
Food & Wine
From Batemans Bay to Moruya, get off the main drag this holiday season and explore the best food, the best coffee and the most fabulous flavours on the Eurobodalla Coast. Crumb Café Address: 268 Beach Rd, Batemans Bay @crumbcafe Hours: Monday to Saturday 6 am to 3 pm Bit on the side: Best breakfast in the Bay Coffee: Beans from...