Welcome to Port Stephens, NSW
Australia's glorious blue water paradise.

Port Stephens is called the “blue water paradise” because of the beauty of its marine surroundings. It is located in New South Wales about two and a half hours north of Sydney, on the East Coast of Australia. Port Stephens has a population of about 75,000 which grows during the busier holiday periods. With over 19 miles of clean, white, sandy beaches, Port Stephens boasts vibrant tourism and fishing industries.

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Port Stephens

Port Stephens, NSW is a naturally beautiful area, with plenty of reasons to visit all year round. In truth, it’s not a town in its own right, but rather a region that is divided into different areas; the Tomaree Peninsula, the Tilligerry Peninsula and the Golden Bight all surrounding the bay. Learn more about Port Stephens.

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Port Stephens Towns

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Port Stephens is an amazing harbour, surrounded by many unique and interesting towns. There are the larger towns of Nelson Bay and Raymond Terrace, interspersed with smaller bayside villages, such as Shoal Bay, Lemontree Passage, Salamander Bay. and Corlette. With the growth of tourism, many of the towns have developed an interesting character and charm. Tanilba Bay is a small, picturesque bayside town west of Lemon Tree Passage. Explore more Port Stephens Towns.

Port Stephens Beaches

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Stockton Beach is a 32km long stretch of beach, in some areas its as much as 1km wide and has sand dunes over 30 meters high. The area is popular with four wheel driving, sand boarding, quad and motorbike riding and swimming. There are many Adventure companies within the area that can provide guided tours for your exploration. See more Port Stephens Beaches.

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About 'Port Stephens Australia'

Port Stephens Australia is a 'Web Magazine' website that is dedicated to all things related to the Port Stephens region. We are passionate about Australia's blue water paradise, its beautiful sandy beach, warm clear waters and the unforgetable experiences that are waiting for all who visit. Our aim is to discuss Port Stephens, its history, its environment, its wildlife and its spectacular destinations. We hope that this website will inspire all who visit, just as much as Port Stephens has inspired us.

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