4WD Beach Permit Information

Beach Vehicle Permits

All vehicles entering the Worimi Conservation Lands must be registered and display a valid Worimi Conservation Lands beach vehicle permit. The Worimi Conservation Lands (WCL) is considered a road related area and road rules apply under Road Transport (General) Act 2005.

There are two types of permits available:

1. Beach Vehicle Permits 2. Recreational Vehicle Area Permits including Quads & Motorbikes.

Permit Costs: Refer to the Worimi Conservation Lands website CLICK HERE

The Worimi Conservation Lands are located in the Port Stephens area, north of Newcastle. Vehicle access is available for 4WDs.

There are two entrances to the WCL:
- via Lavis Lane at Williamtown
- via Gan Gan Road at Anna Bay

Four wheel driving is a very popular activity, and the entrances can get busy during the holidays.

Permits are available from the Visitor Information Centre, 61 Victoria Parade NELSON BAY NSW 2315. Click here.

BP Service Station (Anna Bay) – 135 Gan Gan Road, ANNA BAY NSW 2316

Tackle Power (Mayfield West) – Shop 2/15 Murray Dwyer Circuit, MAYFIELD WEST NSW 2304

BP Service Station (Salt Ash) – Corner Richardson and Nelson Bay Road, SALT ASH NSW 2318

Out of Town 4WD (Barnsley) - 65 Northville Drive, BARNSLEY nsw 2278

ARB (Lambton) – 89 Griffiths Road, LAMBTON NSW 2299

Port Stephens Visitor Centre (Nelson Bay) – 60 Victoria Parade, NELSON BAY NSW 2315

Metro Service Station (Williamtown) – Corner Nelson Bay Road and Lavis Lane, WILLIAMTOWN NSW 2318

Fines will apply for vehicles without permits. 

The PDF below outlines the rules of driving safely on the dunes.

 

Beach Driving Be Smart Be Safe

Beach-Driving-Be-Smart-Be-Safe.pdf

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