ACTIVITIES - Things to Do & Places to See!

If you’re looking for activities during your stay, Port Stephens has plenty to do. Please don’t hesitate to ask for recommendations or assistance with booking any of these activities.
Known as ‘Blue Water Paradise’ with 26 stunning white sand beaches and surrounding National Parks, there’s never a lack of things to do in sunny Port Stephens.
Port Stephens has 26 surrounding beaches, all with their own characteristics. The closest beach to The Oasis is One Mile Beach. Birubi Beach features the stunning Stockton Sand Dunes. Shoal Bay has a beautiful outlook, overlooking the Tomaree and Yacaaba headlands with plenty of cafes, bars and restaurants. One Mile Beach and Box Beach are more popular for surfing. Bagnalls Beach is the designated‘pet friendly beach, allowing dogs off leash.
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Whale & Dolphin Watch Cruises

Horse Riding


Stand up Paddle Boarding


Bush Walking

Things to Do


  • Gan Gang Lookout
    Stunning 360 degree views of Port Stephens peninsula. A short but steep drive up Gan Gan Hill.
  • Tomaree Mountain
    A must do walk. Reasonably steep but well- formed track to the top of Tomaree Headland for amazing views over the peninsula.