Naturefest Port Stephens 2016

Naturefest Port Stephens is on again with so much to celebrate, see and do on the calendar. Officially running from 1st June – 13th July Naturefest Port Stephens is a fantastic opportunity for the whole family to visit Port Stephens and explore the region.

This is a brilliant winter school holidays activities nsw option to keep the kids busy and entertained these Winter school holidays.

Everyday there is some thing happening:

  • Whale and Dolphin Cruises
  • Atlantis Interactive Display
  • Mountain Bike trails
  • Port Stephens Eco tours guided walks
  • Daily fish feeding

Then on specific dates there is:

  • Sand sculpture displays
  • Reptile encounters
  • Dolphin census
  • World Ocean week
  • Live music at the Marina
  • The Human whale
  • Sunrise Photography tour
  • Workshops and much much more

The Retreat Port Stephens offers a beautiful bush land setting backing onto the largest living sand dunes in the Southern Hemisphere. The clean, comfortable and fresh feel of the accommodation is perfect for couples, family and groups we really do have something for everyone.

There is also plenty of facilities onsite for the whole family with games room, kids playground, covered BBQ areas, camp fires and plenty of room to kick around a ball.

All of our rooms are self contained with full kitchens, private bathroom, dining area and lounge rooms.

Cabins – perfect for couple and families up to 5 guests

Bungalows – Families 4-6 guests

The Ranch – Families and small groups 8-10 guests

The Duplexes – Groups up to 16 guests

The Lodge – Groups up to 24 guests

Apartments – Our offsite accommodation is located in Nelson Bay over looking Nelson Bay. Our Apartments are  perfect for a family of up to 4 guests.

Be sure to checkout our Winter special offers and packages available

Naturefest Offical program 2016

For your winter school holidays activities nsw accommodation bookings at The Retreat call (02) 4982 1244 or email