3 Dec 2015
Get away for a week and see the things to do Forster has on offer. The region is great for water-based activities, with a few other surprises thrown in for good measure, so whatever you’re into, Forster is an ideal tourist destination.
Things to do in Forster #5: Big Buzz Fun Park
Keep the kids happy when you take the to Big Buzz Fun Park. Younger children will enjoy the toddlers slide and splash pool, while bigger kids can ride quad bikes, have a bounce on the trampoline and play a spot of putt putt golf. All these fun activities is bound to make them hungry. Bring some sausages and steaks and make use of the free gas BBQ and the shaded picnic area.
Things to do in Forster #4: Forster Beaches
Enjoy a picnic on a Forster beach this summer. Pebbly Beach is a popular spot for families. Despite its name, there are many sandy patches where friendly kangaroos are happy to be petted and photographed and will come and say hello. Those seeking good surf need look no further than Nine Mile Beach. The beach also has a pet-friendly section and various convenient swimming areas.
Things to do in Forster #3: Museums
There are two fascinating museums only a short drive away from your Forster accommodation. First up, check out Little Darlings Doll Museum and Coffee Shop where you can see a collection of over 5000 dolls and bears from the late 1800s to the modern day. You will also be able to sit down and enjoy a coffee and even get a glimpse of some fascinating Elvis memorabilia. After looking at the children’s toys, it’s time to visit the National Motorcycle Museum to see Australia’s best collection of big boy toys. See the history of Australian motorcycles with over 800 hogs on display.
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Things to do in Forster #2: Great Lakes Winery
The Great Lakes Winery boasts some of the region’s best wine-tasting experiences. Looking for something casual and relaxed? Head to the back paddock where you can nibble on some cheese with your wine and let yourself indulge at your own pace. If you want an even more thorough visit, enjoy a hosted tasting and learn the tricks of the trade. Enjoying a glass of wine is easily one of the best things to do in Forster.
Things to do in Forster #1: Timbertown
Keep your kids entertained this school holidays with Timbertown. This Forster tourist attraction is so much more than a heritage village. Set in 87 acres of natural forest, Timbertown is a testament to the struggles and achievements of Australia’s pioneers. Go for a horse and carriage ride, watch timber get sawn and become engrossed in the good old days.
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