Dear Members, It is with great pleasure that I can finally announce that we have appointed a CEO of Destination Port Stephens. Eileen Gilliland has accepted the role and will start with us in February of next year. Eileen brings a wealth of experience to Destination Port Stephens, and is currently working for Destination NSW…Details
Share your thoughts and experiences by completing this 10-15 minute survey on the implementation of the tourism strategy. The Visitor Economy Industry Action Plan (VEIAP) was established in 2012, providing strategies and actions to achieve the NSW Government’s goal of doubling overnight visitor expenditure by 2020. To ensure the government’s priorities and actions deliver results in…Details
The Rotary District 9670 Conference 2018 is being held here in Port Stephens and your invited. Date: Friday 16th to Sunday 18th March 2018 Conference Key Note Speakers Australian Dr Gill Hicks. Double amputee, survivor of the 2005 London Bus Terrorist attack. Marcus Akuhata-Brown. Gifted communicator and inspiring international speaker with a powerful…Details
Last chance to book your tickets for the Destination Port Stephens Christmas Party. Whether you’ve been naughty or nice we’d like you to join us at Little Beach Boathouse Bar for an evening of bubbles, beers, band and beautiful bites from Barcelona as we soak up the sunset and celebrate the silly season! This is…Details
Congratulations to Moonshadow TQC and Sand Dune Adventures on their big wins at the NSW Tourism Awards in Sydney last night. Moonshadow TQC won the Major Tour and Transport Operators category, whilst Sand Dune Adventures secured the Qantas Award for Excellence in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Tourism. Moonshadow TQC and Sand Dune Adventures continue to fly…Details
With Nelson Bay’s busiest time of year on our doorstep, Artisan Collective have come up with a solution to add vibrancy to empty shops in the CBD; they will dress up your empty shop window for FREE. Artisan Collective is a group of local professional artists who have a passion for transforming an empty space…Details
Get your Visitor Information Guides stocked and ready for the Christmas Break. Remember it is a busy time for everyone, therefore place your order early with plenty of notice.
To arrange delivery of the guides contact Richard from Brochure Express, preferably by email at firstname.lastname@example.org otherwise phone 0427 404 009.
We love to know if you’re having any featured events. The events section of the website is populated for Port Stephens visitors and local residents with information on major events, what’s happening and what’s on. If you would like to submit a request to have your event listed on the website please fill out the…Details
Destination NSW has an ongoing partnership with the Caravan and Camping Industry Association (CCIA) of NSW. We promote the state’s camping, caravan and cabin accommodation in CCIA Holiday Parks, offering CCIA members the opportunity to participate in CCIA promotions on visitnsw.com Destination NSW will manage the the coordination of the NSW exhibition stands at the…Details
“It’s time to check your Christmas availability on Bookeasy” is the advice from the Visitors Information Centre. The holiday period is near, and visitors are looking to come to Port Stephens for the Christmas Break. If you want to fill your rooms and capitalise on early bookings for this period, now’s the time to have all…Details
‘O come all ye faithful’ to our fabulous Christmas party! Deck the halls, untangle the fairy lights, dig out the frankincense and let the festivities begin at the Destination Port Stephens Christmas Party! Come all ye faithful and help us celebrate the fast rising yule tide and the spectacular year that just zoomed by! It…Details
The Tastes at the Bay Food, Wine & Jazz Festival will be held in the Nelson Bay CBD from Friday 3 to Sunday 5 November. The Nelson Bay CBD, Apex Park and foreshore will come alive with jazz, food, wine, market stalls and cooking demonstrations. There is a road closure in place for this event and…Details