The adventure centre is for young children and a peaceful haven for families and travellers.
Their young sons to make sure they are kid friendly have tested the tropical gardens, play facilities, swimming pool. From years of listening to children’s laughter and fine-tuning they have succeeded in delivering a truly young family friendly holiday destination.
The activities have focused on families with younger children. There are organised ‘Kids Club’ activities every weekend of the year, and every day during school holidays. Kids Club can involve lots of different activities, including craft, art, sport, face painting etc. In addition they run big screen movies every weekend, and more regularly during school holiday periods – these movies are also suitable for a young audience.
Movies and most of the ‘Kids Club’ activities are free of charge. Other activities include: arcade games, bike hire, craft activities, giant chess board, treasure/ scavenger hunts, bingo, Movie Hire, unpowered go carts, etc
Security Boom Gate, recreation lounge, games room, swimming pool, toddler pool, table tennis, tennis court, internet – Net4 Wireless, ice, laundries with washing machines & dryers, BBQ area and camp kitchen, adventure playground, indoor toddler playground, amenities block, tourist information and/or bookings, sullage available on powered/Ensuite sites, BIG4 Club local benefits, bait for sale, AUSTAR, gas swap bottles/ or refills, convenience store/kiosk, clothes line, family bathroom, cots & high chair hire
Coming soon is an indoor heated swimming pool complex, which will allow year round water fun for the kids.
There is a choice of accommodation for all tastes and budget along with Non Smoking accommodation as well.
Ensuite Powered site (minimum 2 night booking)
Ensuite sites are for caravans only (no campertrailers & tents). Each site is landscaped and consists of a concrete slab for annexe, grass parking for car and hard gravel for caravan, individual water and power connections with easy direct access to the sewer outlet. All sites have co-ax points for clear TV reception and free Foxtel. Your Ensuite includes shower, toilet, and hand basin. Sites vary in size with the maximum being a 27′ caravan.
Caravan sites are lovely, landscaped and consist of a concrete slab for annexe and hard gravel for caravan and grass car parking, individual water and power connections with easy direct access to the sewer outlet. All sites have co-ax points for clear TV reception and free Foxtel. Sites vary in size with the maximum length being 26′. Please advise length of caravan when booking.
Powered Tent Site
Tent site mat is approximately 7m x 5.5m in size and also comes with own gravel car park and personal access to power and water. Everything you have with you must fit on your site i.e. tents, cars, trailers, boats. As the park can get quite busy do not rely on extra spaces being available
These are modern and comfortable. The large cabin has 2 bedrooms consisting of a queen bed and four single beds (in bunk style). Full bathroom (some with baths), kitchen with cook top, griller, microwave and fridge. Also has two TV’s, free Foxtel, DVD player, reverse cycle air-conditioning, iron and ironing board and balcony with outdoor setting. All bed linen is provided.
They are fully self-contained and ideal for those wanting a hassle free stay. Cabins can accommodate a maximum of 6 people (including babies). There are 2 different layouts. Depending on layout available some cots will fit in main bedroom, otherwise kids’ bedroom.
This is a smaller version of the Family Cabin. Has two bedrooms, one with a queen bed, the other with single beds (in bunk style) and there is a sofa bed in the lounge area that folds out to a single bed. Nice size bathroom (some with baths), kitchen with cooktop, griller, microwave and fridge. Also has two TV’s, free Foxtel, DVD player, iron and ironing board, small verandah and reverse cycle air-conditioning. Linen is provided on the queen bed only.
Extra people need to bring their own sheets, towels and blankets for the single beds. Accommodates a maximum of 5 people (including babies). Cots only fit in living area, not the bedrooms. Perfect for the average sized family.
Units are located downstairs in the two-storey building. They have two bedrooms, one with a queen bed the other with single beds (in bunk style) and a sofa bed in the living area that folds out to a single bed.
People in second bedroom need to walk through main bedroom to access the bathroom. There is limited cooking facilities with microwave, cook top and fridge. Also has a bathroom (no baths), TV, DVD player and reverse cycle air-conditioning. Linen is provided on the queen bed only. Extra people need to bring sheets, towels and blankets for the single beds. Accommodates 5 people (including babies).
122 Soldiers Point Road, Soldiers Point, 2317
Port Stephens Region, New South Wales
Latitude: 32° 42′ 39″ S (-32.710918)
Longitude: 152° 4′ 15″ E (152.07102)
Approximately 2 and a half hours drive north of Sydney along the F3 Highway.
Take Raymond Terrace/Nelson Bay (Richardson Rd) turnoff off highway and follow sings to Nelson Bay. As you get closer sign will say Soldiers Point. Turn left to Soldiers point and the park is located on Soldiers Point Road, next door to the Soldiers Point Bowling Club. Drive is approximately 30 mins from F3 to Holiday Park.
Top 9 things to do at Port Stephens
1. Enjoy a whale-watching cruise. They pass right by and in season it is one of the best places in NSW to see them. Dolphin cruises are also popular
2. Take a 4WD tour, ride a dune bike or go tobogganing on the 30km Stockton Beach sand dunes. Visit the Tin City and see the wreck of the Sygna
3. Relax and sunbath (don’t forget to slip, slop slap) on one of the many beautiful beaches or shed your inhibitions and go swimming at Samurai beach which is the local nudist beach
4. Try your luck at beach or bay fishing or if your up for some Game Fishing take a charter and go deep sea fishing
5. Play golf at one of the many courses in the region including the resort courses of Horizons and Pacific Dunes. If your playing at the Nelson Bay course keep an eye out for the abundant kangaroos that live on the course
6. Enjoy morning tea at the historic inner lighthouse and enjoy the view or take a hike up Tomaree headland for a spectacular view of the whole region.
7. Hire a Jet Ski, snorkel or learn to Scuba Dive. There is a marine park off Fly Point, which is amazing or learn to surf at One mile beach
8. Visit something. Attractions include the Fighter world museum at Williamtown RAAF base, The Australian Shark and Ray Centre, Historic Tanilba House, the Wetlands Centre, the Tilligerry Wildlife Habitat, Oakvale Farm or wander through the Shell Museum.
9. Go tobogganing at the fun park, everyone has to do it at least once or drive the go karts at the track
BIG4 Soldiers Point Holiday Park boasts quality accommodation with quality inclusions. Nestled within the safe and fun environment makes each day at BIG4 Soldiers Point Holiday Park an adventure. There is accommodation to suit your budget and of course not to forget the Powered Sites and Powered Ensuite Sites.
If you are looking for quality value for money accommodation in Soldiers Point or the Nelson Bay Port Stephens Region then BIG4 Soldiers Point Holiday Park should be in your choices of where to stay.
At BIG4 Soldiers Point Holiday Park, The focus is unquestionably on family fun. This means that with the little ones occupied from sun up to sun set and beyond the holiday is as much for you as them. It is a clean protected environment for the kids to roam and be free to enjoy what the entire park has to offer.
The best part in this time of watching the pennies is the facilities and activities are mostly free so that once you’ve arrived you don’t have to keep reaching into your pocket to entertain the family.
For more information have a look at their website http://soldiers-point-holiday-park.nsw.big4.com.au or call Peter and Johanna East on 1800 827 300
Port Stephens, located an easy two and a half hour drive north of Sydney to the south side of the port, is called the “blue water paradise” because of the beauty of its marine surroundings. The tourism hub of Port Stephens is Nelson Bay however Port Stephens is more a region that is divided into different areas; the Tomaree Peninsula, the Tilligerry Peninsula and the Golden Bight all surrounding the bay.
The area is known for its clean white sandy beaches, the sand dunes of Stockton beach, stunning bay, which is a water lovers delight, and fishing industry. With a regional population of about 50,000 it is a vibrant community in its own right but thrives on tourism.
The climate is warm year round with no winter frosts, and cool sea breezes keep the temperature mild in the summer. During the warm summer the area is a great escape for Sydneysiders after quieter beaches than Sydney can offer. In spring the whole area comes alive with native wildflowers, while the weather is still pleasantly warm. From late May through July the area is an excellent place to watch the thousands of migrating whales pass by.
For more information on the Port Stephens region go to http://www.portstephens.org.au