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Commercial businesses on Council land

Businesses in Port Stephens may lease Council managed land for commercial purposes. Our parks, foreshores, beaches and bushland reserves can be leased to businesses for recreational activities, tourism and educational purposes.

We offer the use of water-based or land-based sites for businesses purposes.

These need to be in accordance with our Commercial Operators Policy.

Opportunities available

Below are commercial locations available for lease. Green sites are available, yellow sites are currently being leased but there may be an opportunity for further operators.

How to apply for an available site

Select a location from the map above or identify an alternative site.

View the fees and charges (see Administration Services - Commercial Operator's Licence - water/land activities)

Applications shall by accessed by an internal review panel and successful applicants will be notified by email.

Our current operators

Location:

  • Fly Point, Nelson Bay

Times:

  • 6:30 to 7:30pm, Monday to Saturday
  • 9am to 5pm Sunday

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Locations:

  • Bill Strong Oval, Nelson Bay
  • Kindlebark Oval, Medowie
  • Kings Park, Raymond Terrace

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Location:

  • Neil Carol Park, Nelson Bay

Dates:

  • First and third Sunday of each month from 6am

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Locations:

  • Dick Burwell Oval, Nelson Bay
  • Tomaree Complex, Nelson Bay
  • Duchies Beach Reserve, Nelson Bay
  • Fly Point Reserve, Nelson Bay

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Location:

  • Bagnalls Beach Reserve, Corlette

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Locations:

  • Nelson Bay Foreshore Reserve, Nelson Bay
  • Shoal Bay Foreshore Reserve, Shoal Bay

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Location:

  • Roy Wood Reserve Corlette

Dates:

  • First and fourth school terms

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Locations:

  • One Mile and Birubi Beach, Anna Bay
  • Dutchman's Beach Reserve, Nelson Bay
  • Fingal Bay Foreshore Reserve, Fingal Bay

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Location:

  • Nelson Bay Foreshore

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Location:

  • Shoal Bay Boat Ramp Reserve, Shoal Bay

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Location:

  • Bagnalls Beach Reserve, Corlette

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Location:

  • Neil Carol Park, Nelson Bay

Dates:

  • Second and fourth Sunday each month from 6am

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Location:

  • Nelson Bay Foreshore

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