Tea Gardens & Hawks Nest, New South Wales, 2324

The Singing Bridge Tea Gardens

Tea Gardens is a small town on the Myall River, just a short drive across the “whistling” bridge to neighbouring coastal town of Hawks Nest. Both are holiday towns whose population increases dramatically during summer holidays.

There is plenty of good accommodation here, outdoor cafes, moored boats ready to hire and cheap, fresh oysters to sample. Specific Accommodation

Hawks Nest Jimmies beach

Jimmy’s Beach at dusk

Hawks Nest Beach

Bennett’s Beach

With so many beautiful waterways surrounding Tea Gardens, you’ll never tire of outdoor action. Dolphins are likely to follow the small ferry from Tea Gardens to Nelson Bay where you can book in for a dolphin-or whale-watch cruise in season. Bennetts Beach near Hawks Nest is an ocean beach that’s popular for surfing, walks and fishing. Jimmy’s Beach is absolutely superb all-round

Camping at Hawks Nest

Mungo Brush camping

A network of interconnected lakes and rivers that is one of the most popular houseboating destinations in the country. These lakes are also superbly equipped for recreational boating and fishing. The tranquillity of this particular region and its proximity to many outstanding natural attractions has made it a favourite holiday destination for those wishing to escape city and suburban stress. Many holiday regulars return here year after year.

How to find Tea Gardens Hawks Nest

Wharf at Tea Gardens

Tea Gardens waterfront


PAGE REFERENCE: Tea Gardens Hawks Nest Info courtesy of www.visitnsw.com and Photos courtesy of Simon Wilson