Things to do in Port Stephens

Come explore Port Stephens with a waterfront stay in Corlette. Unwind and venture into all this stunning part of the coast has to offer.


Looking for the best beach in Port Stephens?

Whether you’re looking for waves, calm bays or a family-friendly beach, Sandy Point Beach House is the prime location for paddle-boarding, kayaking, sunbaking, walking, fishing and exploring…

Corlette and Bagnalls Beach direct access – direct access
Nelson Bay – 5-minute drive
Little Beach – 7-minute drive
Soldiers Point – 8-minute drive
Shoal Bay – 9-minute drive
One Mile Beach – 9-minute drive
Fingal Bay – 12-minute drive
Zenith Beach – 12-minute drive
Wreck Beach – 13-minute drive
Birubi Beach – 14-minute drive

Our top recommendations of things to do in Port Stephens

  • Sandboarding and 4WD safaris
  • Dolphin and whale watching cruises
  • Camel and horse riding
  • Snorkelling and diving adventures
  • Sand dune quad biking
  • Tobogganing
  • Mount Tomaree National Park
  • Coastal walks
  • Local fishing and fishing charter adventures

Explore Urban List’s write-up on Port Stephens’ Best Restaurants, Stays And Things To Do.

Alternatively, you discover places to go, must-see events and things to do in Port Stephens with

Plus, nearby places to eat…

Corlette Eateries – 2-3 minute drive

Sanook Thai – an authentic, local eat-in or takeaway 

Moby’s Bar – Hamptons-style bar at the Anchorage

Nelson Bay Eateries – 5-minute drive

The Little Nel– delish casual cafe

The Home Interior – relaxed cafe and home decor 

Two Bobs Bakery – artisan bread and local baked goods and coffee

Nigronis – relaxed traditional local Italian 

Bubs Fish and Chips – casual takeaway 

Little Beach Boat House – seafood focussed menu in relaxed beachside setting

Shoal Bay Eateries – 9-minute drive

Shoal Bay Country Club – casual contemporary Australian pub food 

Atmos Shoal Bay – authentic Greek food and atmosphere

Zenith Cafe, Restaurant and Bar casual modern Australian 

Take a peek at our rates and availability.
Make your contemporary coastal getaway to Port Stephens a reality…

A last-minute stay
for a lifetime of memories

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