1 Day Port Stephens Dolphin Watching - Colourful Collective Travel

Get up close to playful dolphins on our dolphin cruise, explore stunning beaches, take a 4WD trip on the beach and slide down huge dunes. If you love nature and adventure, this is the trip for you!


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  • Travel over the Sydney Harbour Bridge towards the North Coast region of Port Stephens 
  • Enjoy National Parks and diverse marine life while escaping the city's hustle and bustle.
  • Join a dolphin-watching cruise and search for bottlenose dolphins in the bay.
  • Relax on spacious viewing decks, enjoy a free tea or coffee
  • Swim in the boat's attached boom net (bring swimwear and a towel)
  • Visit Stockton Beach, a stunning 32 km long beach, to relax or dip your toes in the ocean


  • Return air-conditioned vehicle transfers from Sydney to Port Stephens
  • 4WD/Sandboard the impressive Stockton Sand Dunes
  • Dolphin-watching cruise (1.5 hours)
  • Free time for swimming (conditions permitting)
  • 360-degree coastal lookouts
Day 1: Highlights
Travel over the Sydney Harbour Bridge towards the North Coast region of Port Stephens. With crystal clear waters, Port Stephens boosts over 26 pristine beaches, National Parks, and diverse marine life and allows you to escape the hustle and bustle of the City. Join a dolphin-watching cruise as you search for local bottlenose dolphins within the bay. Meet the crew and relax on the spacious viewing decks, help yourself to free tea or coffee or enjoy a drink from the licensed bar. You will have the opportunity to swim in the boom net attached to the boat so make sure to bring your swimsuit and a towel. Break for lunch at the Nelson Bay Marina where you can enjoy the local atmosphere and grab a bite to eat (own expense). Port Stephens 4WD & Sand Boarding - Take a big 4WD vehicle over the huge dunes to find the biggest dunes possible for all the sandboarding you can handle!
Meals: None


Departure:  every Sunday

7.15 am St Laurence Church, 812 George St, Haymarket
7.30 am St Andrew’s Cathedral, Bathurst St next to Sydney Town Hall
7.45 am The Obelisk, Macquarie Place Park, cnr Loftus St & Bridge St, Circular Quay

Return: Approx 5 pm

Extra Costs

  • Lunch
  • Whale Watching Cruise (from June – October only)

 What to bring

  • Water bottle
  • Snacks
  • Weather Protection
  • Swimwear / Beach Gear
  • Spending Money
  • Packed Lunch


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