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While the waterways and the sand dunes are undoubtedly major attractions in Port Stephens, the area has so much more to see and do. Check out our Top 10 things to do.

Visit botanic gardens, sample fresh local produce, meet our local wildlife, get a birdseye view from high above on a parasail or helicopter. Experience the thrill of a horseback or camel ride, toboggan ride or go-kart race.

Explore all that Port Stephens has to offer. Book your tours here.

 

Cookabarra Restaurant and Fish Farm

Cookabarra Restaurant and Fish Farm

Bobs Farm

Whether you are looking for a place to celebrate an occasion, taking a break on a road trip or just a casual get together, you will find the Cookabarra Restaurant Nelson Bay is an ideal location. With a large air conditioned dining room, opening through extensive concertina...

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David Grahams Golf Complex

David Grahams Golf Complex

Port Stephens

David Grahams Golf Complex is family fun for everyone. It has a 20 hole putt putt fully covered and lit for night golf, a 260m driving range covered and fully lit, a par 3 Golf Course for everyone from the experienced golfer wanting to improve their iron game to the compl...

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Skyline Port Stephens

Skyline Port Stephens

Located at Nelson Bay, Skyline Port Stephens operates seven days per week for helicopter scenic flights, Murray's Craft Brewery and Hunter Valley Vineyard Tours, aerial photography, pilot training as well as private and corporate charters. Trial Introductory Flights are als...

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Plant Trade Nursery

Plant Trade Nursery

Along with a huge range of plants, we also offer a fantastic garden design service. Our huge diverse range of plants includes: Bamboo, Palms, Natives, Fruit Trees, Citrus, Tropicals, Grasses, Ferns (& Tree Ferns), Vines, Succulents, Bonsai Terra...

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Port Stephens Coaches

Port Stephens Coaches

Port Stephens

Express Coach and bus services between Sydney and Port Stephens. Return trip from Sydney includes a free Port Stephens Explorer Pass for travel on the Tomaree Peninsula (valid for 7 days travel). Charter services available for delegate transfers. Prices on application.

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Toboggan Hill Park

Toboggan Hill Park

Nelson Bay

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!!

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Sams Fig & Olive

Sams Fig & Olive

With 800 olive and 550 fig trees the produce is sold on the farm between January and April each year when a large variety of beautiful marinated olives, extra virgin olive oil, home-made jams, pickles and sauces are available.

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Salamander Shopping Centre

Salamander Shopping Centre

Salamander Bay

There's never been a better time to shop at Salamander Bay Shopping Centre. With more fashion, food and services, you're sure to find what you need. The centre offers over 80 specialty retailers plus the added convenience of Coles, Kmart, Target, Woolworths, and Aldi, a foo...

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Port Stephens Community Arts Centre

Port Stephens Community Arts Centre

Port Stephens

Open 10am-4pm daily. Features displays of oil and watercolour paintings pottery china and quilting with a range of souvenirs available for sale.

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HADES Day Tours

HADES Day Tours

Nelson Bay

Featuring: Broad ranging expert commentary Door-to-door pick-up and set-down Morning Tea Quality sit-down lunch Premium seat-belted/air-conditioned vehicle Catering to individuals, couples, and groups of any size Guaranteed satisfaction or a full refund

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Holberts Oyster Supplies

Holberts Oyster Supplies

Salamander Bay

Choose Holberts Oysters. Our quality oysters are carefully nurtured in the pristine waters within Port Stephens and shucked fresh daily. You can enjoy this wonderful dining experience in many of Port Stephens restaurants.

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Port Stephens Shell Museum

Port Stephens Shell Museum

Port Stephens

Explore the fascinating displays of rare and lovely shells. Also a range of giftware. Open daily 9am to 5pm. Admission 50cents children free.

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The Avocado Farm / Stall

The Avocado Farm / Stall

Season: June to mid January for avocados, macadamia nuts and local honey. We have antique furniture and unique craft. Bus groups welcome, bookings essential.

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Fingal Bay Bowls Sports & Rec Club Ltd

Fingal Bay Bowls Sports & Rec Club Ltd

Fingal Bay

Welcome To Fingal Bay Sports & Recreation Club Come in and enjoy a range of activities & facilities from bowls, bingo and raffles to live entertainment & special promotions & accommodation. We have Mens, Womens or Mixed Bowls most days, 2 great greens, one synthetic and on...

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Nelson Bay Golf Club Ltd

Nelson Bay Golf Club Ltd

Port Stephens

Bounded by Tomaree National Park, this sand-based course in a tree-lined tranquil setting is not only a test of golf, but also a perfect escape to nature, with kangaroos, wallabies, native birds and goannas, a common sight on the course. The fact that this is a sand based c...

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Kembali Imports

Kembali Imports

Salamander Bay

Kembali Imports range from everyday practical to exotic & unique. A rich selection of furniture carvings arts & crafts from Bali personally selected by our buyers. Beautiful pieces at exceptional prices.

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Tilligerry Habitat Association Inc

Tilligerry Habitat Association Inc

Lemon Tree Passage

Tilligerry Habitat is a community based Ecotourism Information Centre organising guided walks including koala spotting and a range of other eco activities. Full Interpretive Tour & Koala Discovery - 1 1/2 Hours Tours include: * Koala discovery and habitat * The Worimi (loca...

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Tomago House & Chapel (National Trust NSW Aust)

Tomago House & Chapel (National Trust NSW Aust)

Port Stephens

Set in spacious grounds Tomago House is a fine residence built in the 1840 s. Open every Sunday 11am to 3pm. Available for tours and special functions. Tomago House & Chapel are 4 kms off the Pacific Hwy north of Newcastle (take the Hexham turn off

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Nelson Bay Cinemas

Nelson Bay Cinemas

Port Stephens

Nelson Bay Cinema Complex, Latest technology, D.T.S. Sound. 24hr information line 4981 2320

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Shaolin Charters

Shaolin Charters

Uncrowded & relaxed sailing within Port Stephens Marine Parks (maximum 20 passengers) and a chance to stand at the helm of a traditional Chinese Junk. Great photo opportunities and to see marine life. Glass-bottom tender holds 6 to 8 passengers at a time for underwater vie...

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Soldiers Point Bowling Club

Soldiers Point Bowling Club

Soldiers Point

* Great Live Entertainment * Competitive Bar Prices * TAB and Keno Facilities * Blue Swimmer Bistro (Open 7 days) * Bingo and Raffles * Functions Welcome * Kids Club * Well Stocked Bottleshop * 3 Beautiful Greens * Friendly Atmosphere ...

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Nelson Bay Bowling & Recreation Club Ltd

Nelson Bay Bowling & Recreation Club Ltd

Nelson Bay

Superb dining and bar facilities together with a number of versatile function and meeting rooms catering for up to 300 people combine to provide a one stop recreation venue. Weekly raffles, promotions, Bingo and shows, the club has all you need for a great night out. The Cl...

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Horizons Golf Resort

Horizons Golf Resort

Salamander Bay

Take the Horizons Challenge ~ For a taste of the best of the Hunter Region lifestyle, Horizons Golf Resort has become a premier destination for locals and visitors alike. For those who enjoy a golfing challenge, Horizon's championship course offers a test for players of all ...

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Nelson Head Inner Lighthouse Cottage

Nelson Head Inner Lighthouse Cottage

Nelson Bay

National Trust classified the inner lighthouse is suitable for all the family. It offers a mini maritime museum souvenir shop morning tea lunch and afternoon tea. Open daily from 10am-4pm.

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Upper Hunter Tours

Upper Hunter Tours

Anna Bay

Tours of thoroughbred studs in the Upper Hunter Valley

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Port Stephens Go Karts

Port Stephens Go Karts

Port Stephens

Located just 15 minutes from Nelson Bay Port Stephens Go-Karts offer a Go-Kart track and picnic area.

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Wests Nelson Bay Diggers

Wests Nelson Bay Diggers

Nelson Bay

Enjoy fantastic dining options at Wests Nelson Bay Diggers including the all new Cantina Mexican restaurant where you can enjoy favourites such as tacos and fajitas, or try something new such as the hacienda pie. For diners with a healthy appetite, the Big-Ass Burrito is mor...

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Atlantis Port Stephens

Atlantis Port Stephens

Our main interest is marine life, particularly marine mammals such as dolphins and whales. We have moulded fish to create reproductions, however, we prefer to build from scratch, using drawings, video and experience as reference. Currently we are undertaking our most ambit...

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Fighter World

Fighter World

Williamtown

Port Stephens’ largest indoor activity is dedicated to preserving Australia’s proud military aviation heritage. Fighter World is a family friendly and totally ‘hands on’ experience. Located at Newcastle Airport, adjacent to the RAAF Base, visitors can walk-around an...

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Oakvale Farm & Fauna World

Oakvale Farm & Fauna World

Get up close and personal with farm animals and native fauna. Cuddle koalas, milk a cow, ride a tractor, see snakes and crocodiles plus more. There’s a kiosk and BBQ facilities for the perfect day out.

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Pacific Dunes Golf Club

Pacific Dunes Golf Club

Port Stephens

GOLF: Pacific Dunes offers a stunning 18 hole championship golf course set in the heart of Port Stephens. It has quickly established a reputation for being among the best premier golf venues in New South Wales. The course will provide a challenge for those that dare whilst s...

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Spectrum Cafe

Spectrum Cafe

CAFE – GIFTSHOP – GALLERY – NURSERY – CONFERENCE CENTRE Located on 4 acres of landscaped gardens, only 1min drive from the famous Stockton Sand Dunes. Enjoy the Garden Cafe serving all day breakfast and gourmet lunch with free Wi-fi, whilst the kids play in the ou...

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National Parks and Wildlife Service

National Parks and Wildlife Service

Where to buy permits. You can buy these permits at the following outlets. * Port Stephens Visitor Centre, Nelson Bay * Birubi Beach Service Station, Anna Bay * Tackle Power, Sandgate * Birubi Beach Holiday Park, Birubi * Out of Town 4WD, Barnsley * Mobil, Salt Ash * M...

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Visitor Vip Card

Visitor Vip Card

Port Stephens

Hundreds of dollars in savings and freebies for visitors on Accommodation, Dining, Entertainment plus all the Top Local Attractions in Port Stephens with the Port Stephens' Visitor Discount Card. Discover Port Stephens for less with unlimited discounts and deals with Port S...

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Clans on the Coast Celtic Festival

Clans on the Coast Celtic Festival

Port Stephens

Marching Parade of Pipe Bands and Clans, Solo Piping Competition, Dancing Displays and Choirs. Clan Marquees, Food and beverages, Variety of stalls. East Coast Stongman Championships hosting overseas competitors, Aust. Medieval Gould Fight Group. Amateur Strongmen/women even...

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Murray's Brewery and Port Stephens Winery

Murray's Brewery and Port Stephens Winery

Bobs Farm

Open daily from 10am to 6pm and late night for function bookings. Restaurant open daily 11am to 3:30pm. We hold a 30min educative tour of Murray’s Brewery, daily at 2:15pm. Learn how craft beer is made – includes a tasting at the end!

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Port Stephens - Great Lakes Marine Park

Port Stephens - Great Lakes Marine Park

Come on in, the water’s fine! One of Australia’s most extraordinary marine playgrounds – the Port Stephens – 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 i...

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Nelson Bay Tennis Club Inc

Nelson Bay Tennis Club Inc

Nelson Bay

Tennis club for social and tournament play. Coaching available and juniors encouraged. Club kiosk selling tennis gear and refreshments. Veteran group very active.

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Hunter Region Botanic Gardens

Hunter Region Botanic Gardens

Port Stephens

Plants are cultivated for sale, the Visitors Centre offers regular art displays and includes a cafe and gift shop with Australiana souvenirs. There is also a resource library, herbarium and information service. Wildflower walks and trails show an abundance of wildlife. To...

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Tomaree Aquatic Centre

Tomaree Aquatic Centre

Salamander Bay

Tomaree is a Port Stephens Council owed community aquatic centre. For further enquiries please contact our centre. Programs & services offered are Learn to swim, aqua aerobics, squad coaching, water polo, volley ball, swim club and cafe. Our facilities include a 50 metre out...

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The Palms Golf Course Port Stephens

The Palms Golf Course Port Stephens

Bobs Farm

Friendly, family atmosphere in quiet, pleasant location. Light snacks, coffee and refreshments. Fully licensed bar available, BBQ facilities and cart hire.

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Family fun

Sand Boarding on the dunes, Dolphin spotting on our pristine waterways, Koala spotting, hire a bike, Learn to surf … these are just some of the great attractions to keep all the family happy.  

 

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