Achieve Discounts on Tourist Activities

Come Stay with Us and you will automatically receive 10% to 15 % off the advertised rate from our Tourist Partners LISTED BELOW.  just by staying at Wanderers Retreat and booking YOUR ACTIVITIES direct through us.

4WD Tours R Us

The ultimate sand dune experience – Port Stephens.

  • 4WD Sandboarding Tour.
  • 4WD Tin City Tour.
  • Sunset Sand Boarding Picnic
Hunter Valley Tours

Tour the beautiful Hunter Valley Wine Region with Heavenly Tours. Heavenly Tours provide a full day guided bus tour with pick up and drop off at Wanderers front door. The tour includes breakfast and lunch. Heavenly Tours can customise tours to suit every occasion.


Shark & Ray Enconters.  Cuddle Stingrays! Feed Sharks!  Irukandji is a unique interactive aquarium that allows visitors to experience ocean life in a new and exciting way at an affordable price. Irukandji’s ultimate purpose is to connect visitors to our natural world by introducing them first hand.


Let it rip in the sand dunes.  Unlimited fun for thrill-seekers.

  • The Safari Tour.
  • The Sandpit Tour.
  • Quad Bike Super Combo Tour

1.5Hr Dolphin Watch Discovery Cruise. Depart daily from 10.30 am & 1.30pm.  

2.5 – 3Hr Whale Watching Cruise (May – Nov). 

  • Hinchinbrook Explorer departs daily 10.00am & 1.30pm
  • MV Spirit departs Saturdays & Sundays 11.00am. 

The Ultimate Hands-On Experience.  Wild Life & Water Fun – All In-One. 

Have you ever wanted to walk a wombat, feed an alligator, or howl with a dingo?  Well now you can with our brand new Wild Life Encounters.


Receive substantial discounts off your Honeymoon Accommodation at Wanderers Retreat when you book your wedding function with Little Beach Boathouse Restaurant. Check our “Packages” page for details. 

Amazing water views and a friendly relaxed atmosphere. Little Beach Boathouse offer some of the most delicious, fresh seafood on the East Coast of Australia.

Whether you prefer a seated reception for up 80 guests or a cocktail style for up to 110 guests, Little Beach Boathouse can tailor a package to suit your needs.


Boab Boat Hire Port Stephens for hire of recreational boats and Jet Ski’s and see the bay.  From tinnys to centre cab that hold 7 adults. Affordable, easy, fully equiped.  For your adventure

  • Go inshore or off shore fishing
  • Water skiing
  • Diving
  • Whale & dolphin watching
  • Sight seeing or just crusing
The Tea Garden Ferry

Catch the Ferry from Nelson Bay to Tea Gardens.  See dolphins & have lunch, enjoy the scenery while cruising the Myall River.  Walk across the Singing Bridge to Hawks Nest. Bring your bike and cycle the Myall Lakes National Park.


Play 5 Championship Golf Courses in stunning Port Stephens.  By staying at Wanderers Retreat you can design your own heavily discounted stay and play golfing experience:

  • Nelson Bay Golf Club,
  • Newcastle Golf Club,
  • Pacific Dunes,
  • Horizon, and
  • Hawks Nest.

Purchase a 3 Play Golf pass which gives you entry to Nelson Bay, Newcastle & Pacific Dunes for just $189 per person.

Sail across the bay and play beautiful Hawks Nest? Only got time for 1 round of golf?  No problem.  Discounted packages are available for any combination of the above 5 golf courses.  Minimum 2 night stays.  Prices on application only.

Fighter WORLD

Fighter World is an Australian aviation museum. Its purpose is to preserve the history of fighter operations of the Royal Australian Air Force and it has a large collection of aircraft, most of which are fighters once operated by the RAAF. It is located at RAAF Base Williamtown near Newcastle, New South Wales


Pacific Blue Fishing Charters and the blue water wonderland of Port Stephens, NSW, Australia.  This is Deep Sea, Sport and Game Fishing Central.

Enjoy a great day out fishing with Captain Brad and crew with his local knowledge of the area. 

Brad knows all the good spots, Broughton Island, Seals Rocks and the shelf just name a few and has all the right gear to ensure you have the best chance of catching that dream fish



Michael and his team at Port Stephens Paddle Sports offer a range of water experiences.  They cater for beginners and the experienced.

  • Discover Tour.  An eco adventure that explores the horizons of Port Stephens,
  • Sunset Tour.  Witness the colour and reflection of the bay,
  • Hire Kayaks, Stand Up Paddle Boards, Clear Boards, & catamaran style boards,
  • Paddling Picnic Package.  Perfect for an adventure or the romantic.