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Tomaree Head

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Tomaree National Park | 2 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
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All reviews gun emplacements take your time well worth the effort great walk port stephens steep climb spectacular views bottle of water summit walk walking shoes degree view national park zenith beach easy walk walking track catch your breath take photos
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hard but short walk up (25mins) up to the summit. Well worth it, 360 degree views back over Port Stephens and out to sea. Take the detour on the way down (or up) the path that goes around the back to the WWII gun emplacements....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank VinceNewcastle
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited shoal bay for holidays and did the walk /run up to Tomaree head every day .. great for fitness and always loads of friendly people around .. Great views all the way to the top ..can be a little difficult for some .. but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 557mandyc
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been visiting Port Stephens for many years and the climb up Tomaree is an annual event. I must admit it does seem to get steeper every year but it is worth the effort. It is a hard climb and you need to have...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 509TimS
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a ‘just do it’ kinda thing. The walk is hard, i wont deny it. It takes your breath away, literally! It hurts and can be uncomfortable. You want to stop heaps of times along the way. But you know what? Every second of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kannewaters
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing walk to do, it does get hard if you only have average fitness like me but if you persist you will be rewarded with amazing views. Great photo opportunities from the summit looking down on Zenith beach and also the shoal...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tracyann2406
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being rather unfit myself, this was not an easy walk. I had to stop multiple times but eventually made it to the top. I am so glad I persisted!!! It is a STUNNING view from the top. Can't recommend this enough.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fiwylie7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must do 👍🙌🥵 wear a hat, sturdy footwear and plenty of water! Stunning views, great wildlife and a quiet cove for a swim afterwards.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alanamackay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took on the Tomaree summit walk with a two year old and five month old in tow and it was much easier than I thought it would be, although we walked slowly given our oldest child's short legs! She did most of the walk...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank HungryTravellerGC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great walk, one of the best I’ve ever done and I love exploring/ walking! Incredible views, great workout and something to do before relaxing on the beautiful beaches below. Would do this walk everyday if I could!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chipatalano
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What fantastic views after a bit of a climb up to the summit, but worth it. I saw Dolphins swimming. Lovely.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from Mehmet Haluk S | Reviewed this property |
Other than certified assistance dogs, pets are not allowed.
20 March 2016|
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Response from Tannasmumma | Reviewed this property |
There were plenty of kids doing it! Personally i wouldnt want to take a child under 6, you'll be carrying them. Its probably best suited from 8+ they all seemed to be having fun... i look forward to taking our kids back up... More
20 December 2015|
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Response from Sue W | Reviewed this property |
Yes walk is open 24/7