Where the the bush meets the rugged coastline – the neighbourhoods of One Mile and Boat Harbour is famous for its natural beauty, secluded beaches, stunning coastline walks, rainforest and koala habitats.
If you want to get back to nature or you’re backpacking around the globe – this is the perfect destination. Find inner peace at a wellness centre, stay in a treehouse, eco resort, holiday park or YHA Backpackers.
During May to November you will find the locals perched on the rocks at Boat Harbour spotting the whales as they pass through the humpback highway on their annual migratory journey.
One Mile Beach is one of the most popular patrolled surf beaches in Port Stephens. A long (one mile in fact!), white sand beach perfect for both families and surfers is patrolled throughout the summer months. For those learning to surf to the more experienced in search of a clean wave One Mile is the place to be. Samurai Beach just north of One Mile is another beautiful spot accessible by 4WD and is a clothes optional beach.