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Stockton Sand Dunes

Anna Beach, Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
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20 Miles Of At Least 98-foot-high Dunes.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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Anna Beach, Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Participated in a group sand drive experience with Getabout Tours, hadn't seen this part of the beach for over 20 years. Good to see it is being protected, great views of the ocean and wales breaching close to shore. The Sygna shipwreck is barely visible...More

Thank Brad C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach, saw lots of whales. Sand can be a bit soft in parts definitely need low range decreased tyre pressure and at least a shovel.

Thank 2Travelers88
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Must do when you are in Port Stephens! It is so beautiful and seeing the landscape of the sand dunes is a must. We booked a sand boarding experience which was extremely fun and unique. Would highly recommend!

Thank 774ckwi
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This was an amazing experience and a lot of fun. I was a bit worried at first as the sand was very soft but after a while you get the feel of it and relax, and then you start to feel how special this is....More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Went with a few mates, you need to go with someone that's been there before to know the access points. You'll need a 4WD or you will get bogged on the track there. You have to buy a permit at the service station it's $10...More

1  Thank ozjimbo
Reviewed 11 February 2017

My hubby and I offen come the the dunes we have a 4x4 and is great fun not crowded except for holiday season but well worth a visit.

Thank travelbugg32016
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Its our second time but we want to go back asap. Its so peaceful and theres lots of things to do. We love the four wheel driving, picnics and just looking at the view

Thank jacmaeras
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We went sandboarding for the first time here at Anna Beach on the sand dunes behind. They give you a bottle of water, and you hop on the 4wd bus to take you up to their hill ... the 4wd bus trip is part of...More

Thank cyndy66
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

On a great day with little wind, a visit to Stockton beach and the dunes was the best visit we have had over numerous visits. The kids love running up and down the hills and the view of the camels walking along was great. No...More

1  Thank AustTrail
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We visited Stockton Beach and the surrounding dunes on a windy but sunny day. It is worth a visit. We think they also offer sand dune safaris or something like that but we just walked there a bit. As the dunes are right next to...More

2  Thank SydneyPerla
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