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Fly Point

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Victoria Parade, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
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Saw dolphins

The kids loved it, we went twice in one weekend. Just beautiful. Lucked out and saw dolphins while... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
claretravels2017
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Newcastle, Australia
Stunning views

Put your walking shoes on a do a walk around to the bluff, then come back to Sandy feet to re fuel... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Queenie1366
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Brisbane, Australia
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  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
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“high tide” (22 reviews)
“bream” (9 reviews)
“soft corals” (4 reviews)
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Victoria Parade, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

The kids loved it, we went twice in one weekend. Just beautiful. Lucked out and saw dolphins while we were there. We will return!

Thank claretravels2017
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Put your walking shoes on a do a walk around to the bluff, then come back to Sandy feet to re fuel, great to see a variety of foods inclusive of gluten free and dairy free

1  Thank Queenie1366
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Fly Point sits between Nelson Bay & Little Nelson Bay & overlooks the Port Stephens waterways opposite Jimmy's Beach at Tea Gardens & Hawks Nest. A marine park sanctuary sits below the park & hosts snorkelling & diving activities. An abundance of marine life, marine...More

Thank Iain H
Reviewed 18 July 2017

A great place to take the kids where they can hand feed the local fish. Once you have attracted the attention of the fish you will find that the water boils with hungry fish right up to your legs if you dare. The best food...More

1  Thank Mark B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

All the fun of the beach, safe and secluded with views across the Bay to Hawks Nest and Tea Gardens. Large grassed picnic area with clean serviced amenities. excellent snorkeling and beach front.

Thank Klew99
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We read all the great reviews for snorkeling at Fly Point. No one mentioned that it is totally dependent on the tides. When we were in Nelson Bay - the tides for optimal snorkeling are at 7:00 AM and 7:00 PM. We rented snorkel gear...More

2  Thank Ally G
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A great, well maintained open space with lovely views over the bay. Its a perfect place for a picnic or just taking in the view. Check out the board telling the local history.

Thank Stevejomac
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Fish sanctuary located here, great for divers and snorkelling. Sea dragons are found here!

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

You could be anywhere in the world, Fly Point has beautiful crystal clear water for swimming, a white sandy beach to walk, play or just soak up the suns rays. You certainly can loose yourself here while lying and relaxing watching the children play in...More

Thank Dyandee1
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great snorkelling spot.. be sure to check you sonorkel on the high tide.. masses of fish,, clear water and dolphins swimming past to,top it off

1  Thank Maxine H
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mikiddo123
10 October 2015|
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Response from KenShadler | Reviewed this property |
We have a great spot at Nelson Bay called FLY POINT. (about 55K's from Newcastle) It is great for snorkelling & diving, with a lot of people using it. Probably best on high tide, & don't go to wide as there are currents. It... More
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AliSerious
25 December 2014|
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Response from Ken2234 | Reviewed this property |
At Fly Point, we found waterproof shoes necessary either surf sandals or at least rubber thongs to get you into the water as it is quite rocky around the entry point at the bottom of the stairs from the car park. Although... More
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