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Gan Gan Lookout

Lilly Hill Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4984 9843
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I walked up to the lookout but you can drive. Good views in all directions Signs tell you where... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Bruce M
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Quick stop

Great views at the lookout, with the stop off. Parking at the top was quite tight so be sure to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mskenobi81
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“short walk” (40 reviews)
“great view” (46 reviews)
“gymea lilies” (22 reviews)
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Lilly Hill Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
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+61 2 4984 9843
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I walked up to the lookout but you can drive. Good views in all directions Signs tell you where everything is

Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great views at the lookout, with the stop off. Parking at the top was quite tight so be sure to park politely so more cars can fit inn and drive slow up there, some crazy folks were cycling up there!! Not for me. Great vantage...More

Thank Mskenobi81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is two viewing areas, both with stunning views of the Nelson Bay area. Easy access. Lovely gympie lillies in flower.

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a perfect day and the view was breathtaking. Not many cars last weekend so we had no parking problems. The paths around the headland were very good and well maintained. The giant Gymea lillies framed the photos of the beautiful blue bay. Great...More

Thank Loey16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The day we had to do this was overcast, view would of been so much better with clear skies, short walk from carpark

Thank 29Kathie
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A beautifully maintained look out awaits you once you wend your way up the hill. The Gymea lilies were in flower and they made wonderful silhouettes against the sky. Well worth climbing a little above the carpark to see the additional views.

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Easy to drive to, albeit it up a step narrow road (though, to be expected ). Limited parking and not suitable for caravans. Views to the south are visible from the parking area but there is a somewhat steep path to walk up to get...More

Thank 26NearlyNomads26
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Easy access to one of the best views of the port. Almost 360 degrees of stunning vista. The drive up is interesting. Good parking and a short walk on good concrete pathway to the lookout. Coin-operated binoculars available.

Thank Doug P
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Great view overlooking the Port Stephens area. Great at sunset so take your camera. The walk from the car park is 2 minutes.

Thank Larapintara
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Great views, views of water ways islands and surrounding area. Loved the Gymea Lillys. Short drive and walk to look out.

Thank Jillylaroo
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