Things to do in Port Stephens
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Feel a world away from the everyday with the land, water or sand experiences in our beautiful Worimi country. From national parks to sand dunes to exquisite wineries and breweries.
Visit the national parks
Explore the coastal forest and picturesque views at Tomaree National Park. It's only a 15 minute drive from our hotel and offers unmissable scenery. Be sure to pack tasty snacks to sit by the beach and soak it all in. If you're up for a hike, the Tomaree Head Summit walk is just over 2km and takes around an hour and a half to complete.
Meet our sea life
Get up close and personal with sea life at Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters in Anna Bay. This unique interactive aquarium allow visitors to pet, feed and admire these beautiful creatures whilst learning about Australia's ocean ecosystems and pollution. Only a 12 minute drive from our hotel, this conservation is great for kids or those wanting to learn more about local fauna.
Embark on sunset camel ride
Travel in style along the silky soft sand of Birubi Beach, Anna Bay. This quirky sightseeing tour varies from 20 to 60 minutes and will leave you with plenty of fun memories and interesting stories to tell.
Toboggan Hill Park
Visit Toboggan Hill Park in Nelson Bay for a unique mini amusement park featuring plenty of outdoor action. Their iconic Toboggans allow you choose your level of adrenaline and speed with controllable brakes from the minute you take off. Or try their other fun activities including a Giant Maze, Mini Golf or Splash down. Located 7 minutes from our hotel.
Cruise or drift on quad bikes at the Sand Dunes
Navigate Port Stephen's coastline with Sand Dune Adventures quad bike tours. This exciting blend of local insights, group activities, thrills and sightseeing will be unforgettable. Perfect for couples or groups seeking a unique outdoor experience.
Whale & Dolphin Tours
Between May and November, the yearly migration of whales can be admired from the sea or the land. See the incredible sights of these majestic creatures and book a Whale & Dolphin tour during your stay. Just a short trip from the shore, our region has the best vantage points to capture photos you will treasure forever!
Visit a brewery
Visit the region's oldest vineyard at Murray's Craft Brewing Co and Port Stephens Winery, Bobs Farm. Taste local wines or beers whilst you play a game of bocce and enjoy live entertainment. Brewery tours are available everyday from 2.15pm.
Guests can fish for flathead, bream, whiting, jewfish or blue swimmer crabs at our natural Port Stephen's waterways. Our harbour is approximately 2.5 times bigger than Sydney Harbour and is home to some excellent boat fishing spots including Tilligerry Creek, the Short Cut, Corrie Island and Middle Island. Or fish onshore at our jetties, break walls, rocks, beaches and wharves.