Forster, New South Wales, Australia

Forster

Forster is a coastal town in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales, Australia, in the Mid-Coast Council LGA, about 308 km north-north-east of Sydney. It is immediately adjacent to its twin, Tuncurry, which is the smaller of the two towns. Forster is known for its stunning waters & Manning Valley beauty. At the 2016 census, the Forster-Tuncurry area had a population of 19,918 people,while the permanent population of Forster alone was 13,740.  

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Forster is a coastal town in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales, Australia, in the Mid-Coast Council LGA, about 308 km north-north-east of Sydney. It is immediately adjacent to its twin, Tuncurry, which is the smaller of the two towns. Forster is known for its stunning waters & Manning Valley beauty. At the 2016 census, the Forster-Tuncurry area had a population of 19,918 people,while the permanent population of Forster alone was 13,740.  

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The pure waterways and rich pasturelands of the Great Lakes form a costal pantry of tantalising delights. The area has a long history of producing food and seafood of exceptional quality. This has created a lifestyle governed by the rhythms of the seasons where food is enjoyed all year round as one of life’s simple pleasures. Tempt your tastebuds with a fine selection of local produce such as freshly caught seafood, gourmet cheeses, grain fed beef or fresh vegetables.  

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Forster is named after William Forster, who also was the 2nd Premier of New South Wales and who later served as Agent-General in London.The first post office in Forster opened on 1 October 1872, with John Wyllie Breckenridge as postmaster at a salary of £10 a year.  

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Spread across the Great Lakes there are quirky antique and home wares shops, art & craft galleries, surf shops, farm gates and plenty of retail therapy opportunities. You will find that one off, hand made, piece for your home, that long lost garden ornament or the once in lifetime present here. As well as our galleries there are a number of specialist outlets in the Great Lakes which display and sell the works of our artists and craftspeople. This often gives a focus to the arts in our retail areas creating a further element of surprise and delight wherever you might be in the Great Lakes.  

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Hire a boat; explore trails and tracks, go swimming, snorkelling, surfing, diving, paddling, ride your bike off road or on our bike paths, discover one of our playgrounds, lose a day at a fun park, visit the museum or library, play aqua golf, go bowling; the list goes on and on. If a nature experience is a high priority, Great Lake’s natural beauty will impress. Explore wild coastal landscapes with their long stretches of beach, rugged headlands and mysterious caves. Endless deep green forests and spectacular vista's are scenic highlights that make great family photos.  

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Forster is on the coastal diversion that leaves the Pacific Highway between Buledelah and Taree. The dirversion via Forster will add 30-45 minutes to the trip.  

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