Port Stephens has it all – crystal
clean waterways, glorious beaches, untouched national parks and
a host of fun packed sporting and recreational activities. All
this just 2hours drive north of Sydney – absolutely perfect for
a few days away.
Despite the scope and range of its
attractions, Port Stephens remains untouched by the
commercialism of many other popular short break destinations.
All you will find is the opportunity to relax, enjoy and partake
of the areas delights at your will, at any time of the year.
Port Stephens has earned a well
deserved title of `Dolphin Capital of Australia,’ as it is home
to more than 160 resident dolphins who love riding the bow waves
of boats and often leap right out of the water to the delight of
Twice a year, the Port also plays
host to one of natures truly magnificent spectacles – the sight
of huge humpback whales on their annual migratory journey up the
coast to warmer waters to breed and then to return to
When it comes to beaches, its hard
to beat the famous Stockton Beach. Stretching 32 kms, its
towering sand dunes form a truly impressive backdrop. Take a 4WD
tour along the bight where you can indulge in a bit of sand
boarding on the way.