Forster

Forster - Mid North Coast - New South Wales

The NSW Mid North Coasts towns of Forster and Tuncurry, less than three hours north of Sydney, are a paradise for folks with a passion for water activities. Your entertainment agenda will be destined to include fishing, boating, diving, dolphin and whale watching, cruises and it goes without saying, taking a dip in the pristine waters.

The magnificent Wallis lake, 25 km long and 9 km wide, separates Forster and Tuncurry as it dazzles onlookers taking in the panorama as they cross the impressive bridge, linking the towns. This breathtaking waterway is sure to have an effect on the most selective holiday maker. With a coastal lake that is home to a thriving oyster industry renowned for the pure, mouth watering sensation of the Wallis Lake oyster.

When you are not in the water, travellers can explore the towns to discover arts, crafts, galleries, shopping, amusement parks and more. Escape into the Manning Valley hinterland where a picture perfect setting awaits. There will be no shortage of adventure, good times and relaxation.

Forster-Tuncurry is the ideal destination from which to base yourself for the further exploration of The Great Lakes. Just 20 km south of Forster, at Pacific Palms, you will uncover the natural charm of a coastal paradise, complete with sun drenched beaches and abundant green forests. There is a significant variety of holiday accommodation throughout the seaside villages of Elizabeth Beach, Boomerang Beach and Blueys Beach, all sure to impress.

Further along the coastline, Smiths Lake encapsulates the perfect location for families, contributing a safe swimming environment with plenty of entertainment for one and all. Whilst further down the track, the village of Seal Rocks is a popular surfing and scuba diving haven for those in the know. Venturing up to the Sugarloaf Lighthouse will reward you with a breathtaking view of the jaw dropping coastline.

The Myall Lakes offers a sense of calm with the Myall Lakes National Park being one of the most visited in National Parks in New South Wales. Home to the towns of Tea Gardens and Hawks Nest, the surroundings will have you unwinding in no time becoming at one with nature, as you marvel at the giant sand dunes, go koala spotting and snorkel in the crystal clear waters of Broughton Island.

When you drag yourself away from the wonders of the naturally inspiring location of The Great Lakes you will have figured out why visitors keep coming back for more.


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Myall Coast Mid North Coast
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