Where we are

Located in NSW and an easy 55 minute drive from Newcastle, a 30 minute drive from Newcastle Airport or 2.5 hours drive from Sydney. Port Stephens is known as Australia’s blue water paradise, with pristine waterways, beaches and a stunning marine park.

The Koala Sanctuary is located on the Port Stephens peninsular at One Mile, minutes from Nelson Bay Marina and the world famous Birubi Beach and Worimi Conservation area.

Port Stephens Koala Sanctuary is a short 10 minute drive from Nelson Bay or just 2 minutes from One Mile Beach.

From Newcastle the Port Stephens Koala Sanctuary is a 55 minute drive.


We offer FREE onsite parking to our visitors. Accessible parking spaces are also located in all parking sections.

Port Stephens Coaches have direct public bus services from both Sydney and Newcastle to Port Stephens.

The bus stop is located on Gan Gan Road, a minute’s walk to/from the Port Stephens Koala Sanctuary.

Contact Port Stephens Coaches on 02 4982 2940 or visit www.pscoaches.com.au/timetables for details.