3 days in Port Stephens Itinerary

3 days in Port Stephens Itinerary

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3 days in Port Stephens Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  2​h 30​min
1
Nelson Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  15​min
2
Anna Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: Sydney

1
night
Nelson Bay

Nelson Bay ©
Nelson Bay is a suburb of the Port Stephens local government area in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Gan Gan Lookout and then identify plant and animal life at Tomaree Head. On your second day here, enjoy the sea views from Nelson Head Heritage Lighthouse and Reserve, then see the interesting displays at Fighter World, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Nelson Bay trip maker tool .

Sydney to Nelson Bay is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. December in Nelson Bay sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Anna Bay.

Things to do in Nelson Bay

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Fighter World, Tomaree Head
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Tomaree Head ©
Tomaree Head
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Gan Gan Lookout ©
Gan Gan Lookout

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Anna Bay

Anna Bay ©
Anna Bay is the name of a suburb, a town and a bay in the Port Stephens local government area in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. On the 29th (Sun), wander the wide-open spaces of Oakfield Ranch, look for all kinds of wild species at Koala Reserve Mangrove Boardwalk, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters, and finally have some family-friendly fun at David Graham's Golf Complex.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Anna Bay day trip planning app .

Anna Bay is very close to Nelson Bay. In December, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Anna Bay

Parks Fun & Games Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Koala Reserve Mangrove Boardwalk, Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters
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Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters ©
Irukandji Shark & Ray Encounters
Oakfield Ranch ©
Oakfield Ranch
Koala Reserve Mangrove Boardwalk ©
Koala Reserve Mangrove Boardwalk

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