Tomaree National Park, Fingal Bay

Tomaree is a national park located in New South Wales, Australia, 145–155 km (90–96 mi) northeast of Sydney in the Port Stephens local government area. It is located on the shores of the Tasman Sea, extending north from Fishermans Bay to Shoal Bay passing through Boat Harbour, One Mile, Nelson Bay and Fingal Bay.

Most entry points to the park are indicated by signs installed by the New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Service which usually indicate any activities that may be prohibited within park boundaries.

Two prominent locations in the park are Point Stephens Light, a lighthouse built in 1862 and the Tomaree Head Fortifications, World War II gun emplacements on Tomaree Head which were built in 1941, the location of the No. 20 Radar Station RAAF.
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  • A pleasant walk through coastal bushland to the rocky foreshore. Whales were cruising by some quite close to the rocks. The rocks are quite uneven and slippery in spots so watch where you put your...  more »
  • This was a beautiful walk in the morning with amazing views of the area. It was not too crowded but it is high with narrow stairs for those who are scared of heights.  more »
  • Nobody there but us. Wonderful!
  • Fantastic well developed walks. One walk gentle, one steeper. The tracks preserve the environment while keeping us safe, so I approve. The forest was beautiful. It was quite busy. There was an spectacular view at the top of the steep walk! Would love to have seen inside the gunning placement on the lower path. Interesting bit of history.

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