Located on the north coast of NSW and 2.5 hours north of Sydney you will find Port Stephens. It is easily accessible by rail, air, car or bus from Newcastle. You will be surprised at the vast amount of things to do at this blue water paradise.
Port Stephen’s is known for its pristine beaches and waterways, golden sandy beaches and national parks. There are over 26 beaches some of these include Fingal Bay which is one of the patrolled beaches, Bagnalls Beach, One Mile Beach, Shoal Bay, Zenith Beach, Little Beach and Dutchmans Beach. You can try kayaking, surfing, fishing, waterskiing or even book a Dolphin cruise during your visit.
Instead of relaxing on the beach why not be adventurous and visit The Worimi Conservation Lands (Stockton Bight Sand Dunes). It is only 10 minutes from the main town of Port Stephens, (Nelson Bay) and is the largest sand dune system in Australia. Take a 4WD Tour, go Camel, Horse and Quad bike riding or try some Sandboarding. There is something fun to do for all ages.
There are also a many of other activity options available, how about visiting the Australian Shark and Ray Centre where you can swim, snorkel and feed the sharks and rays. Take a family fun day out to Dizzyland Event Park to enjoy all the carnival rides. Also try Salamander Super Strike Ten Pin Bowling, David Graham's Golf Complex, Toboggan Hill Park, Fighter World, Tanilba House Museum & Tea Room, Tomago House, Inner Lighthouse Cottage Museum & Tea Rooms, Murray's Brewery & Port Stephens Winery and the Port Stephens Community Arts Centre.
For those who enjoy the great outdoors, then Port Stephens is the pick of holiday destinations for you.
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Quad Bike King
Quad Bike King has it All! Offering a day of adventure through the Stockton Dunes sand dunes on your own quad bike. With terrain for all levels of quad bike riders you are just to have an action packed day of fun!
Offering a number of scenic flights over Newcastle and Port Stephens, Newcastle Helicopters's Port Stephens HeliPort is conveniently located on Nelson Bay Road, a few short minutes outside of Nelson Bay. Airport transfers and introductory flight training are also available from the Williamtown HeliPort, conveniently located at Newcastle Airport..
Check out the stunning scenery along Port Stephens coast line while you enjoy a 45 minute Thundaraft thrill ride. During the cooler months from May to November you can experience the unique whale tours to see the magnificent humpbacks along the coast.
Great Lakes Marine Park
Great Lakes Marine Park is located within the Mid-North Coast. Whether you like to dive, snorkel, boat, fish, surf, swim or explore, you won’t believe the incredible holiday experiences that await you.
Murray's Brewery and Port Stephens Winery
We're all about flavour, enjoyment and taking the time to produce great experiences. Set in 35 acres of lush vineyards and eucalypts, Murray's Brewery shares its home with Port Stephens Winery - the peninsula's oldest winery. Daily Brewery Tours at 2pm.
Toboggan Hill Park
Toboggan Hill Park offers serious fun for all ages, all year and all weather. Control the speed on the l km Toboggan Run, climb the Indoor Rock Wall, skate on Hot Ice...If you dare!!
Australian Shark and Ray Centre
With entry starting from just $19.50 including FREE Shark and Ray food, you can hand feed Sharks & Rays from the side of our tank. Over 15 species of shark and ray will leap up to meet you.
Sand Dune Safaris
Sand Dune Safaris offers a number of Adventure Tours in one of their 13 seater purpose built HUMMER and 21 seat Coaster 4WD in beautiful Port Stephens.
Dunes to Dolphins Mega Combo's
Take advantage of either 1.5hr Dolphin Watch with exciting boomnet rides on MV Surprise or MV Tamboi Queen, or 2hr Dolphin Watch with Waterslide, Spa, Boomnet on the Fun Cat MV Spirit, or 3hr Whale Watch Cruise on the Fun Cat MV Spirit.
Triple The Adventure
The Port Stephens Adventure Package includes; Parasailing, Dolphin or Whale Watch, Lunch & Sandboarding Adventure!