School holidays with kids

Oakvale Wildlife Park
Head along with the family and explore the free roaming animals, keeper talks, feedings shows, playground, BBQ facilities as well as an onsite café.
Pricing: from $17.50 per child
More Info: click here


Go Karts Go
Do the kids like racing? Well, Newcastle’s biggest, fastest and most exciting 4-stroke go kart track at Go Karts Go Port Stephens is open and ready and roaring to go!
Pricing: From $30pp
More Info: click here


Sandboarding on Stockton Dunes
Get the adrenaline pumping and sandboard or sand surf down Stockton sand dunes. It’s a great experience for the whole family and tours depart regularly.
Pricing: varies
More Info: click here


Toboggan Hill Park
An adventure fun-filled activity park. Take on the challenge of the 1km Toboggan Run reaching speeds up to 50km p/h. With lots of other activities available at the centre; you can spend a whole day there!
Pricing: from $5 per child (per activity)
More Info: click here


Fighter World
For the lovers of planes! Imagine what it would be like to command one of these great machines. You might be lucky to see the RAAF jets taking off and landing.
Pricing: from $10 per child
More Info: click here


Whale Watching
A perfect time to experience these gentle giants up close and personal on the Humpback highway. You can catch a fast-cat or take a leisurely cruise.
Pricing: varies
More Info: click here


David Grahams Golf Complex
Fun for the whole family. 20-hole Putt Putt, frisbee golf, laser tag, clay shooting or simply practice your swing on the driving range.
Price: varies per activity
More Info: click here


Escape Trekking Rock Climbing
Join in high thrill outdoor rock-climbing adventures where you will climb beginner-friendly cliffs with a backdrop of the ocean.
Price: 3 hour rock climbing $120pp
More Info: click here


Shoal Bay Bike Hire
Explore by bike and hop on a tandem. A great fun way to share cycling around and taking in the amazing views. Stop for ice-cream along the way.
Price: from $30 per hour
More Info: click here


Skate and BMX Parks
Skateboarding, scooters and BMX riding are popular recreational sports for young people.
Price: Free
More Info: click here


A theatre complex for all cinema fanatics. What a better way to spend a cold wintery or rainy day. Nelson Bay Cinemas, located in the heart of Nelson Bay with 3 cinemas, the latest technology and a candy bar where you can grab the ever popular popcorn and choc top. 


Please note: we suggest due to COVID-19 that you contact the business to find out individual operating days and times.

*Pricing as of July 14, 2020 and could change at the operator’s discretion.

Get instant access to the best of Port Stephens

  • Hot deals and special offers
  • News and events
  • Discounts
  • Travel tips
  • and more, direct to your inbox.