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Thank You Rob Woodburn

October 14, 2014 - Port Stephens

Leading travel writer, Rob Woodburn has spent the past four days discovering some of the special places and people throughout Port Stephens. Sydney-based Rob is a seasoned global traveller, writer, photographer and blogger producing a variety of travel and food-related content for both print and digital publication. “Years of fascinating travel around the world,” he …

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Dune warriors

October 13, 2014 - Port Stephens

This is most definitely not my normal Saturday morning! Astride a racy-looking 400cc four-wheeled beast painted Ferrari red I’m perched on the lip of a sand mountain about to commit myself to plunging over the edge. Give it just a touch of throttle, I’m told. Speeding down this awesome slope is the last thing on …

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A big fishy tale

October 13, 2014 - Port Stephens

B is for big. B is also for Barry, a really big barramundi who gives me a fright when his jaws snap-pop! right in my face as I peer into his tank. I jump backwards and barramudi breeder Nick Arena has a big chuckle. He keeps big Barry at the rear of the Cookabarra Restaurant …

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A mouth on the bay

October 13, 2014 - Port Stephens

Wherever I roam one thing remains constant. I must eat. So I always keep my nose in the air to catch any waft of good news about dining locally. In the few days of #mylegendarydrive, while discovering all the fun there is to have in Port Stephens, I’ve been impressed by the quality of meals …

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Halifax Holiday Park

October 11, 2014 - Port Stephens

Early risers are always rewarded with stunning vistas on land and sea and this morning was no exception as we made our way from our Halifax Holiday Park cabin to Little Beach, Port Stephens. The park backs onto the beach so it is only a very short stroll. Quiet, clean, crisp and beautiful Shoal Bay …

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