Living In Port Stephens

With pristine beaches, waterways and a stunning harbour (twice the size of Sydney Harbour), there is no doubt that Port Stephens is a picturesque place to live. It’s also home to the largest sand dunes in the southern hemisphere (the area’s best fishing spots), whilst nearby Tomaree National Park showcases the best views of the bay and other islands.

Living in Port Stephens blends natural beauty and diversity with a laid-back lifestyle. The friendly locals have a strong connection with their environment, appreciating all it has to offer, whether it’s relaxation or adventure. Not only are there opportunities for so many different water sports but there are also excellent dining options, golf, bushwalking, spectacular sunsets, wineries and whale-watching. 

Port Stephens has grown in popularity for those seeking a sea-change, with a population of 64,000 which is expected to grow by 23,000 over the next 15 years. Jobs in Port Stephens can be found across many sectors, with commuting to Newcastle’s CBD also being a popular option for many professionals.  The drive to the Newcastle CBD is approx. 45 minutes.

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