3 days in Hawks Nest & Port Stephens Itinerary

3 days in Hawks Nest & Port Stephens Itinerary

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Hawks Nest
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Nelson Bay
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Hawks Nest

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Hawks Nest is a suburb of the Mid-Coast Council local government area in the Hunter and Mid North Coast regions of New South Wales, Australia, located north of Port Stephens between the Tasman Sea and the Myall River. Plan trip to Hawks Nest with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Sydney to Hawks Nest is an approximately 3-hour car ride. In November, daytime highs in Hawks Nest are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. On the 7th (Sat), you're off to Nelson Bay.

Things to do in Hawks Nest

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Nelson Bay

— 1 night
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 7th (Sat): kick back and relax at Fingal Bay Beach, deepen your appreciation for local ecosystems through Dolphin Swim Australia, then identify plant and animal life at Tomaree Head, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Zenith Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagnalls Beach Reserve.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Nelson Bay trip builder tool.

Drive from Hawks Nest to Nelson Bay in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, daytime highs in Nelson Bay are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Nelson Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Port Stephens travel guide

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Dolphin & Whale Watching · Wildlife Areas · Landmarks