Backpacking Forster / Tuncurry

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    PLENTY OF GREAT BEACHES TO SURF, SWIM OR CHILL OUT AT: Photo - Brett Gregor, courtesy Destination New South Wales
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    HIRE A CANOE OR KAYAK AND EXPLORE SOME OF THE STUNNING GREAT LAKES REGIONS: Photo - Don Fuchs, courtesy Destination New South Wales
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    DISCOVER SOME OF THE NEARBY RUGGED COASTLINE, SUCH AS SUGAR LOAF LIGHTHOUSE AND POINT: Photo - Don Fuchs, courtesy Destination New South Wales
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Forster / Tuncurry Highlights

  • Plenty of golden sandy beaches, which are excellent for surfing, swimming, or just chillin out and enjoying the sunshine.

  • Explore the stunning Great Lakes region, with its pristine coastline, waterways and national parks.

  • The area is a water sports haven, offering fantastic scuba diving opportunities, endless waterways for kayaking and canoeing, excellent fishing and much more.

About Forster / Tuncurry

Population 18,000

The Great Lakes region, which the twin towns of Forster and Tuncurry are a part of, is a very popular holiday spot. The region offers stunning beaches, crystal clear waterways, lush forests and endless spectacular views.

The Great Lakes region is a water sports haven with its beautiful coastline and many inland waterways based around the Great Lakes of Wallis, Smiths and Myall.

The twin towns of Forster and Tuncurry are the major commercial and tourism centre of the area, providing a great base to explore some of the stunning surrounding areas.

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Great Lakes Visitor Information Centre

2 Little Street
Forster, NSW 2428
Phone (02) 6554 8799
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