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KIDS ACTIVITIES

There will never be a dull moment for the kids on your stay in Port Stephens.

From the water to the dunes, or walking to biking there is so much to keep the kids entertained and excited. See the dolphins, slide down the dunes, learn to surf, ride a camel, pat a koala, feed the sharks, game of putt putt or race the go kart track. The list is endless, so start exploring.

Check out our Top 5 Family ideas. Tours and activities can be booked online here.

 

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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Corlette Point Sailing Club

Corlette Point Sailing Club

Corlette Point Sailing Club is the organising body for Sail Port Stephens. An annual sailing regatta attracting over 2000 people over 7 days of sailing.

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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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Port Stephens Surf School

Port Stephens Surf School

One Mile Beach

Welcome to Port Stephens Surf School. Located at 2 perfect locations One Mile Beach & Fingal Bay Beach in the blue water wonderland of Port Stephens. Come and meet our friendly staff and let our professional, fully qualified and experienced instructors guide you through the...

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Oakfield Ranch Camel Rides

Oakfield Ranch Camel Rides

Port Stephens

Camel rides operate from the lower carpark at Birubi Beach. Tours operate on weekends and NSW School Holidays from 10am - 5pm. Tours operate between 10am - 5pm on weekends only with most of our standard Camel Rides last for 20 minutes. We also offer hour long Sunset rides s...

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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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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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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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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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Port Stephens Water Sports

Port Stephens Water Sports

Port Stephens

The colourful ballooning parachute is winched into the air from a speed boat and enables parasailers to see Port Stephens from a rare and fascinating angle. Taking off and landing straight from the boat makes this experience easy for everyone. The sight from above of many ...

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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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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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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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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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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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Sahara Trails Horse Riding Port Stephens

Sahara Trails Horse Riding Port Stephens

Anna Bay

OPEN 7 DAYS Horse riding for the whole family, couples, singles you name it, we cater for it! With a range of trails to suit all riding abilities your sure to have a good time. Come and experience horse riding with our friendly team. OPEN 7 DAYS PER WEEK, JUST 10 MINS FROM...

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Bay Bike Hire

Bay Bike Hire

Port Stephens is great for cyclists and bike riders from serious mountain bikers right through to families who enjoy a safe and scenic bike ride. A Port Stephens bike ride offers amazing views and very little traffic (after all we only have single lane roads and only one se...

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Shoal Bay Bike Hire

Shoal Bay Bike Hire

Port Stephens

A network of cycle paths claimed to be the finest in the Hunter Region run through this tree lined and mainly traffic free routes, surrounded by vast stretches of unspoilt Beaches of golden sand. The area is ideal for cycling, swimming and Fishing . Hourly, Daily and Weekly ...

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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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Police Citizens Youth Clubs NSW

Police Citizens Youth Clubs NSW

Founded in 1937 and with more than 60 clubs and centres across the state and around 85,000 members, Police Citizens Youth Clubs NSW is one of Australia’s leading youth organisations.

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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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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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