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Forster & Taree Area


With golden beaches Forster and Taree are the perfect place for a lazy holiday. Freshly caught seafood, boutique wines and award-winning chefs ensure that eating out in local cafes is a memorable experience.

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Forster & Taree Area

For those who yearn for a more active holiday, there's plenty to keep you busy too, from water sports and fishing to bushwalking and horse-riding in Forster, Taree, Old Bar and Wingham. There are few places in the State that offer such a superb choice of fishing in a€“ deep-sea, lake, rock, river or beach format.

Taree's varied accommodation options make this a fine base for exploring the many attractions of the Manning River Valley. These include natural attractions of the coast and hinterland national parks and state forests, as well as several surrounding villages of considerable charm.

Local areas

  • Bulahdelah Home to the biggest tree in NSW, you don't want to bypass Bulahdelah.
  • Forster Forster Tuncurry is the centre of the Great Lakes area.
  • Hawks Nest There are plenty of great things to do in Hawks Nest and places to stay. lists Hawks Nest accom
  • Old Bar As well as its beachside attractions, Old Bar is an ideal base for exploring nearby natural attractions.
  • Taree Taree in NSW is close to the beautiful Manning River. lists accommodation, Taree Motels, Carava
  • Tea Gardens Look our for dolphins that are likely to follow the small ferry from Tea Gardens to Nelson Bay.
  • Wingham A short stroll from the centre of Wingham is Wingham Brush Nature Reserve.

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