From fishing, food and wine to surfing, sailing and singing, Port Stephens is host to a number of major events each year. With a vibrant and welcoming community (it’s not hard to be happy when living in paradise), these events are eagerly awaited by locals and visitors alike. The event calendar includes some of the largest fishing events in the southern hemisphere through to smaller community based artisan markets. There really is something to suit everyone.
17 to 19 February 2017 - Garmin Sylvania Marina Shootout. Click here to find out more.
23 February to 27 February 2017 - NSW Game Fishing Association Interclub State Championship. Click here to find out more.
31 March to 2 April 2017 - Club Marine Trailerboat Sportfishing Tournament. Click here to find out more.
3 to 9 April 2017 - Sail Port Stephens. Click here to find out more.
20 May 2017 - TriPortStephens Triathlon Festival. www.eliteenergy.com.au/event/port-stephens-triathlon-festival/
25 to 28 May 2017 - Port to Port Mountain Bike Race. Click here to find out more.
1 June to 15 July 2017 - Naturefest. www.portstephens.org.au/naturefest
8 to 12 June 2017 - Blue Water Country Music Festival. www.bluewatercountrymusic.com
10 to 11 June 2017 - Water Wonderland Golf Tournament. www.nelsonbaygolf.com/golf-events
14 to 18 August 2017 - Port Stephens Accommodation Golf Classic. www.nelsonbaygolf.com/golf-events
11 to 14 September 2017 - Port Stephens Accommodation Ladies Golf Classic. www.nelsonbaygolf.com/golf-events
16 September 2017 - Clans on the Coast Celtic Festival. www.clansonthecoast.com
4 to 5 November 2017 - Tastes at the Bay Jazz, Food & Wine Festival.
There are also community and farmers markets on every weekend in Port Stephens. Click here for further information.