Stockton Sand Dunes, Port Stephens

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#5 of 10 in Parks in Port Stephens
Golden waves of sand rise 30 m (98.4 ft) above the sea at Stockton Sand Dunes. Consider renting a four-wheel drive vehicle to drive along the 32 km (20 mi) beach along the dunes. You'll need a permit to drive the car near the water, but the dunes are free for sand trekking on foot. Climb the highest of these dunes for views of the sea, then sand surf down to the beach to relax in the dune's shadow. Make Stockton Sand Dunes a centerpiece of your Anna Bay vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Anna Bay travel itinerary maker.
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  • August 10, 2017
    We were blown away by this beach..you feel like you are looking at a desert area, it goes back so far. Lots of vehicles, camels, horses travelling to the beach through the sand dune area. We just enjo...  more »
  • July 9, 2017
    Participated in a group sand drive experience with Getabout Tours, hadn't seen this part of the beach for over 20 years. Good to see it is being protected, great views of the ocean and wales breaching...  more »
  • July 5, 2017
    Great beach, saw lots of whales. Sand can be a bit soft in parts definitely need low range decreased tyre pressure and at least a shovel.  more »

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