Nelson Bay is one of the most popular locations on the central coast. Easily accessible from Sydney by a two and a half-hour drive, Nelson Bay makes a great location for a day trip or a weekend break. The area is quite spread out with a number of interesting places to explore including Salmandar Bay, Fingal Bay, Hawkes Nest, Tea Gardens and Port Stephens.
Nelson Bay is very popular with fishing enthusiasts and outdoor lovers. The area has a number of walking tracks, lookouts, beautiful beaches and water bodies offering deep-sea and freshwater fishing.
Whale Watching and Dolphin watching tours are very common. Busloads of tourists come for a day trip from various locations across NSW and bring plenty of activity to the region. 4
Port Stephens is one of the most popular locations offering the longest sand dunes in Australia. Such rolling landscapes offers great outdoor adventures like desert safaris, camel rides, pony rides, sand dune activities etc.
The region has a number of caravan parks offering a wide range of accommodation ranging from caravan parks, campsites as well as luxury serviced apartments.
Luxury experiences include wine & dine luxury plane rides, 5-Star accommodation and Spa & Well-being experiences.