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BIG4 Koala Shores Port Stephens

Location: 2 Oyster Farm Rd Lemon Tree Passage

Located almost halfway between Newcastle and Nelson Bay, Koala Shores is a waterfront holiday destination surrounded by stunning bushland. A great base to explore the many nearby attractions.

Select from a wide range of luxury villas and cabins, there is also a variety of powered, ensuite and waterfront sites for caravans and camping.



BIG4 Koala Shores holiday park is a family orientated park which has something for everyone to ensure you all enjoy your stay.

BIG4 Koala Shores is located on the Tilligerry peninsula. The park is surrounded by natural bushland with absolute water frontage on the magnificent waters of Port Stephens where dolphins are a regular sight. The park and its surrounding walking trails are home to koalas, goannas, possums, kookaburras and other abundant bird and wildlife.

Take the time to enjoy a stroll along the Koala boardwalk which takes you into the village of Lemon Tree Passage. Fish from our private jetty or hire a canoe, kayak or paddleboat. Other activities in the park include mini golf, tennis, putt putt and beach volleyball or hire a pedal go kart.

You can enjoy a coffee on the delightful waterfall café deck which overlooks the resort style swimming pool.

Both our local clubs supply a free courtesy bus service for park guests.

BIG 4 Koala Shores is an ideal base to explore the many nearby attractions.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Boat Ramp
  • Cafe/ Coffee Shop
  • Child Activity Program
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Gas Bottle Refils
  • Ice
  • Jetty
  • Laundry Facilities
  • No Pets
  • Non-Smoking Indoors
  • Park Ensuites
  • Playground
  • Self contained
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Water Views
  • Barbeque
  • Bushwalking Trails
  • Camp Kitchen
  • Clock Radio
  • Cot Available
  • Games Room
  • Groups Welcome
  • Internet Access
  • Kids Club
  • Linen Provided
  • Non-Smoking Establishment
  • Office Services
  • Payphone
  • Powered sites
  • Shop / Kiosk
  • Television
  • Toaster


2009 Bronze Gumnut Award


Cancellation Policy

As per Port Stephens Visitor Centre cancellation policy.

Arrival Time: 14:00
Departure Time: 10:00
Hours: 8am - 6pm (For late arrival please contact Park for after hours check in instructions)

Phone: 49824401
Fax: 4982 4294

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Ranked #1 of 1 Specialty lodging in Lemon Tree Passage

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"Fantastic Park"

5/5 Excellent Reviewed 2 days ago

"We originally planned on staying here for a week, however we actually stayed for two weeks. The amenities were kept spotless, the staff friendly and the whole atmosphere was superb. The pool was one..." more »

Dave T, Rosebud, Victoria, Australia

"Fantastic - can't wait to visit again"

5/5 Excellent Reviewed 4 days ago

"I was lucky enough to travel to lemon tree passage for work - as it is a small place, you don't have many choices on accommodation. I was a bit worried but picked the BIG4 as my choice as it was only..." more »

India J,

"Perfect place to relax"

4/5 Very good Reviewed 5 days ago

"Came here on a deal through a travel group. Was for a powered site. I made an error on my arrival date. Was supposed to check in on Sunday 4/12 but in fact was heading here on Saturday 3/12. Got my..." more »


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