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Old Bar, NSW

Old Bar is Taree‘s closest surfing beach (16km from Taree). Attractions include long white sandy beaches, the mouth of the Manning River and reserve and a barbecue picnic area known as Mudbishops Reserve. It’s Old Bar’s laid back beachside lifestyle which gives it charm. Whether it’s a stroll on the beach, sipping capuccinos at the local cafe or surfing a wave, Old Bar is a beachside treasure. Old Bar has a shopping centre and accommodation is available at nearby country retreats B&Bs, caravan park, holiday units and a resort.

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Nearest Airport: Taree

Old Bar Map

About Old Bar

  • Locality: Urban locality
  • Old Bar Postcode: 2430
  • State: New South Wales
  • Region: North Coast NSW
  • Latitude: -31.96904
  • Longitude: 152.58516
  • Elevation: 17m
  • Population: 4389
  • Median Income: $25532
  • Area (Sq/km): 24.269
  • Timezone: Australia/Sydney

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