Port Stephens Area activities

  1. Imagine Cruises Nelson Bay

    Join the ocean-sailing catamaran Imagine for the excitement of dolphin and whale watching. You can also enjoy snorkelling adventures, sunset sails and opportunities to swim with dolphins in Port Stephens. An accredited ecotourism operato…

  2. IEC Oceania

    IEC Oceania operate a range of full day and overnight tours specifically designed for the Japanese market and are recognised as one of the pioneers in the field of eco-tourism in Australia. IEC Oceania offer a range of experiences in Syd…

  3. Nelson Bay Jet Ski Hire

    Nelson Bay Jet Ski Hire is one of the last places in New South Wales where you can hire a high speed water craft with no licence or experience required. Come see what its like to ride a jet ski in a safe supervised area. Take it easy or …

  4. Seaham Swamp Bird Hide

    Seaham Swamp Bird Hide is a haven for birdwatching. Visit this great Seaham attraction to see a variety of Hunter region waterfowl, both out in the swamp and sheltering in the hide. Located in a small wetland reserve adjacent to Seaham vil…

  5. Seaham Swamp Nature Reserve

    Located in Port Stephens, near Newcastle in the NSW Hunter region, Seaham Swamp Nature Reserve offers birdwatching, bushwalking and Aboriginal heritage. Birdwatching enthusiasts have already caught onto this little gem, which is a habitat …

  6. Soldiers Point Marina

    Soldiers Point Marina is a multi-award winning boutique resort-style marina, located in the New South Wales regional area known as Port Stephens, approximately 200 kilometres or 90 nautical miles north of Sydney. The region covers nearly 1…

  7. Fishermans Bay foreshore

    Fishermans Bay foreshore in Tomaree National Park is a wonderful place for a family day out by the sea. Featuring a lovely, secluded beach, it’s a great area for swimming and snorkelling on a sunny day. If you’re there between May and Octo…

  8. Tomaree National Park

    Tomaree National Park near Port Stephens is a great weekend getaway. Explore Fort Tomaree on a school excursion, or go whale watching, walking to see koalas or go fishing. Tomaree National Park, jointly managed with Hunter Water Corporatio…

  9. Shoal Bay SUP

    Experience the stunning beauty of the Blue Water Paradise by Stand Up Paddleboarding with Shoal Bay SUP. Whether you are trying paddleboarding for the first time or are an experienced SUPer, Shoal Bay SUP will ensure you and your family…

  10. Tomaree Head Summit Walk

    Take the invigorating short walk to the summit of Tomaree Head, 161 metres above the Port Stephens entrance. As you hike the track, you’ll enjoy unparalleled views of idyllic Port Stephens and its coastline. From the top, you can even see a…

  11. Tilligerry Habitat State Reserve

    Explore the Tilligerry Peninsula. The Tourist Information Centre can provide tourist brochures, maps, and local history publications. Entry is free, or guided walks are available. Booking is advised by telephone or email. The walks are e…

  12. Port Stephens Community Arts Centre

    Visit the Port Stephens Community Arts Centre to see an incredible range of artwork and special craft pieces reflecting the great skills of the region's artisans. They have a delightful weekend cafe for light lunches and drinks. The cent…

  13. Fort Tomaree walk

    This easy walk on a paved track around the lower slopes of Tomaree Head brings you face-to-face with local military heritage – World War II gun emplacements, built in 1941 to defend the east coast of Australia. Learn about Fort Tomaree from…

  14. Nelson Bay Golf Club

    Nelson Bay Golf Club is located in the bluewater wonderland of Port Stephens approximately 2.5 hours north of Sydney. The 27 hole championship bush course by the sea is set among a wide range of native trees with an abundance of wildlif…