Discover Port Stephens

Why invest in Port Stephens?

In short — you'd be crazy not to.


Where is Port Stephens?

Port Stephens is located just 2.5 hours north of Sydney with easy connections to local, state and international markets.


Port Stephens economy snapshot - 73,000 population, $5.049 billion gross regional product, 1.7 million visitors, 27,346 jobs.

The Port Stephens economy has a diverse industry and employment base built around our incredible natural environment including the Tomaree National Park, the Worimi Conservation Lands and a 98,000 hectare marine park.

Almost 73,000 people call Port Stephens home and this is expected to grow to over 90,000 in the next 20 years. People come to our place for many reasons — whether to visit, raise a family, work in a thriving economy or retire.

Technology is increasingly enabling people to live the dream in Port Stephens — operating a business or working from home while still having access to work teams and clients across Australia via Newcastle Airport.

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Economic development strategies for NSW and the Hunter Region:

Our advantages

Find out what Port Stephens has to offer prospective investors.

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Our industries

Our diverse industry base is built around our region's best assets.

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Key locations

Learn more about our key locations for investment in Port Stephens.

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