Nelson Bay, NSW

Nelson Bay is on Pacific Highway (A1)

Nelson Bay Events


Sail Port Stephens Festival

Held over two days during the April School Holidays along the Nelson Bay foreshore. Part of the festival is the Regatta Markets, which have a nautical theme. Free entertainment, kids activities, competitions and more. A range of market stalls for you to browse or simply sit and enjoy the atmosphere.


Blue Water Country Music Festival

Held over the June Long Weekend each year at Nelson Bay. Each year there is new talent plus favourites from previous years. The entertainment is at several venues throughout the Port Stephens region.


Tastes at the Bay

Held on the 1st weekend in November every year at the Marina on the Nelson Bay foreshore. This event invites you to sample local gourmet food, wines and beers, enjoy live music, browse through the market stalls, get involved in the cooking classes and interactive activities and so much more.

This page last reviewed on 19 Oct 2017