Fern Bay

About Fern Bay

Fern Bay is the southern-most suburb of the Port Stephens local government area in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. The Newcastle central business district is only 15 minutes by car or less than 5 minutes by ferry from Stockton. There is also convenient access to the Hunter Valley, Port Stephens and Newcastle Airport.

Fern Bay is located just north of Stockton and has access to Stockton Beach which is 32 kilometres long and stretches north from the mouth of the Hunter River at Stockton to Anna Bay. There are countless recreational activities to enjoy, including bushwalking through the sub-tropical forest, four wheel driving, sand boarding, cycling, fishing, surfing and golf. Fern Bay is a hidden oasis that provides easy access to modern comforts with the feeling of a holiday destination all year round.