EXPLORING HAT HEAD | MID NORTH COAST NSW

An extended weekend away had us back in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales. This time to explore the gorgeous coastal town of Hat Head. WHERE IS IT? This sleepy little town is just over three hours north of Newcastle and is a beautiful area to spend some time if you are looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the larger coastal towns. Click on map to open in Google Maps WHERE WE STAYED We booked into Hat Head Holiday Park and opted for a roomy unpowered site [Read more...]

COOPERNOOK FOREST PARK | MID NORTH COAST NSW

Nestled amongst the trees in Coopernook State Forest you will find this beautiful FREE camping area. It’s only a 10 minute drive in from the highway (near Moorland) with a couple of kilometres of unsealed road through to the campground.   It’s a nice spot to base yourself to explore the surrounding area.    WHERE IS IT? Forest Road, Lansdowne NSW 30 mins north of Taree 2hrs north of Newcastle CAMP FEES FREE!!! **fees current at the time of this post CAMPGROUND [Read more...]

Brigadoon Holiday Park | North Haven, NSW

Brigadoon is a lovely park on the water with lots of activities and room for the kids to play! WHERE IS IT? Brigadoon Holiday Park is located in North Haven around 30 minutes south of Port Macquarie in New South Wales. 📍 7 Eames Avenue, North Haven, NSW. CAMP FEES We stayed in mid-season and paid $75 a night for our family of 4 on a powered site.  A little on the expensive side for us but it served its purpose in terms of the location for that weekend.  It is a lovely park so [Read more...]

Reflections Holiday Parks | Tuncurry NSW

We have recently returned from a week in the beautiful twin towns of Forster-Tuncurry! With endless beaches to explore and Wallis Lake at your doorstep, it is a great destination to visit for a relaxing coastal getaway! WHERE IS IT? 32 Beach Street, Tuncurry NSW CAMP FEES It cost us $41 per night for a powered site. We scored a great deal where the kids stay free which made it a cheap caravan park stay for our family of 4! CAMPGROUND INFORMATION Powered and unpowered sites Cabins [Read more...]

MYALL RIVER CAMP | Hawks Nest, NSW

Myall River Camp is a spacious campground situated on the Myall River.  The sites are grassy and if you are lucky enough you may even snag a riverfront spot. This campground is an ideal place for swimming, boating, kayaking and fishing. There is a boat ramp and a shallow beach area for the kids to safely swim. WHERE IS IT? Myall River Camp is around 85kms north of Newcastle and a short 5 minutes from the township of Hawks Nest in NSW. CAMP FEES $25 per car/campsite - OFF [Read more...]