Get Inspired / Australasia / Australia / Sydney Sydney Surrounds: Fun & adventure Share on email Print this article Share on Facebook Get Inspired / Australasia / Australia / Sydney Sydney Surrounds: Fun & adventure story by: Sydney Surrounds North Fun & adventure Day 1 Morning: Central Coast TreeTop Adventure Park consists of 85 challenges in the tree tops, where participants can slide down Flying Foxes, move from tree to tree on suspension bridges and enjoy many other exciting activities up to 15 metres above the forest floor! Lunch The Springs Golf Club at Peats Ridge offers amazing views and an excellent dining experience. The unique industrial interior is sure to impress. Afternoon: Hunter Valley Pick up a bike or hop on a Wild Ride Tour and explore the valley visiting a number of local food producers to sample fresh handmade cheeses, chocolates, olives and olive products, local fruit jams, pickles or honey. Visit a working fruit farm to purchase seasonal stone fruits, table grapes and other delicious produce. (Seasonally dependant). Overnight Large country houses are made for sharing; smaller properties are perfect for a romantic weekend away. Hunter Valley has a unique experience for everyone! Day 2 Morning: Hunter Valley & Port Stephens Start the day with a sunrise hot-air balloon flight over the Hunter Valley vineyards, followed by a celebratory breakfast before heading off to Port Stephens. Arrive at the Worimi Conservation Lands and join a sandboarding or a quad bike adventure tour. Lunch: Port Stephens Take your pick of eateries along the waterfront. Afternoon Bay and Beach Discovery - Port Stephens is known for its beautiful beaches, crystal clear waters and diverse wildlife. Cruising the bay, you will have the opportunity to spot some of our local dolphins and other wildlife before stop off at one of our pristine beaches. Overnight You’ll be pleased to know that the high standards and levels of excellence in Port Stephens can accommodate your every whim, from camping on Broughton Island to luxuriating in a penthouse overlooking Shoal Bay. Day 3 Morning: Port Stephens Enjoy a walk to the top of Mount Tomaree and experience some of the most beautiful views on the East Coast of Australia or join a guided mountain bike adventure through Tomaree National Park, 161m above the Port Stephens entrance. From the top, you can even see as far as Cabbage Tree and Boondelbah Islands. Lunch Relax and enjoy the best water views in the bay from the all-weather alfresco dining areas around the foreshore of Port Stephens. Afternoon Irukandji Shark & Ray Centre - Experience the true nature of sharks, rays and the weird and wonderful world of the ocean. This unique experience is a lifetime opportunity to interact with marine life by joining them in their world. Highlights TreeTop Adventure Park Get up-close and personal with native Australian wildlife and magnificent Gum trees, as you climb, weave and fly through the tree tops on self-guided rope courses. Balloon Aloft A sunrise balloon flight over the Hunter Valley is sure to impress with views of endless vineyards, picturesque farmland, mountain ranges and national parks all on display. Quad Bike Tour Live the adventure that promises you a ride that no one else can. Experience the Stockton Beach Sand Dunes like never before, riding safely from bush to beach on a 400cc Arctic ‘All Terrain’ Quad Bike. Discover more of Australia Drive from Sydney via road and fly to Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast from Newcastle Airport. > Click here for more Sydney & Surrounds HOT deals > More information about Sydney Surrounds here Photo credit: Destination NSW & Destination Port Stephens Enquire Now First name* Last name* Email* Phone How can we help? 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