2 days in Port Stephens Itinerary

2 days in Port Stephens Itinerary

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2 days in Port Stephens Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Nelson Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: Sydney

Nelson Bay

Nelson Bay is a suburb of the Port Stephens local government area in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Nelson Head Heritage Lighthouse and Reserve, then identify plant and animal life at Tomaree Head, and then get great views at Barry Park. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then examine the collection at Fighter World, and then make a trip to Gan Gan Lookout.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Nelson Bay online travel planner .

Sydney to Nelson Bay is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Nelson Bay are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Nelson Bay

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Barry Park, Tomaree Head, Fighter World
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
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