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Diving at Fly Point Nelson Bay

PORT STEPHENS DIVING SPOT – Fly Point, Nelson Bay Port Stephens is home to large aquatic reserves which ensure some of the best snorkelling and diving in NSW. Whether you choose to dive with an expert, hire equipment, learn to dive or delve further with a boat or shore dive you can find something that suits […]

Tomaree Headland Lookout Walk

You can walk up Tomaree Headland to the spectacular lookout above… You can see Zenith Beach and Shoal Bay below…. It takes about 30mins to 45min to walk up the pathway to the top… last time I saw (in the ocean below) a school of fish clumping together, encircled by dolphins & birds feeding on them. […]

Australia Day at Nelson Bay 2015

Australia Day at Nelson Bay 2015 Date: 26th January 2015 Time: 9am to 3.30pm A great line-up of events is already planned for Australia Day 2015 at Nelson Bay! Day starts with the Seabreeze Hotel Australia Day Parade from Nelson Bay CBD to Fly Point featuring Marching Bands classic cars, community displays, businesses, emergency services […]

Top 5 Port Stephens Kids Fishing Spots

Port Stephens Kids Fishing Spots Here are my top five spots to take the kids fishing: 1. Fingal Beach is ideal as it is close to parking areas, safe, clean and full of fish. Kiddies Corner at the southernmost end is ideal for the entire fa…mily to target whiting, bream and flathead. A rising tide, dusk […]

AUSTRALIA DAY Port Stephens 2015

AUSTRALIA DAY ACTIVITIES IN PORT STEPHENS 2015 FUN and excitement are in store for the thousands of Port Stephens residents and visitors looking to celebrate Australia Day on Monday, January 26. Family activities and attractions will line the parks from the shores of Nelson Bay in what promises to be the Port’s biggest ever Australia Day […]

Tomaree at Sunset Guided Tour

Tomaree at Sunset Guided Tour Tour Date: Wednesday 21 Jan, 6.45pm to 8.45pm Discover this special time when Tomaree transitions from day to night with a National Park guide, and enjoy spectacular views from the summit. We may even spot an animal or two. Price: Adult $8 per person. Concession/Child (7-15 years) $4 per […]

Barramundi Farm Tour

Barramundi Farm Tour Summer Activity Series Tour Dates: Thurs 15 Jan, 10.30am, Bobs Farm Thurs 22 Jan, 10.30am, Bobs Farm Tailor Made Fish Farm is the only land-based Barramundi Farm in NSW. Come along for a tour of this modular fish production system that is growing fish and hydroponic vegetables in a sustainable manner. Ages […]

Sensational Seagrass Guided Tour Jan 2015

Summer Coastal Activities 2015  – Sensational Seagrass Local Guided Tour Tour Dates: Tues 6 Jan, 6.30 – 8pm, Bagnall Beach Wed 21 Jan, 6 – 7.30pm, Bagnall Beach In an idyllic setting of sun, sand and seagrass come along to explore the importance of this “nursery of the sea”. Discover hidden inhabitants that you never knew […]