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Wallis Lake, NSW

Spanning 99 square kilometers, Wallis Lake is located in the Great Lakes region of the Barrington Coast.

It is known for being a popular spot for fishing, boating, and water activities, and is renowned for its pristine waters and white sandy beaches. But that’s not all; the lake is also famous for its delectable seafood, particularly the juicy and plump Sydney Rock Oysters that are grown in the lake’s unique environment. If you’re a seafood lover, you won’t want to miss this!

Wallis Lake

Located on the Mid North Coast, Wallis Lake is surrounded by two national parks, Wallingat National Park to the west, and Booti Booti National Park to the east. The lake is fed by three rivers: the Wallamba River, the Coolongolook River, and Pipers Creek, providing a diverse ecological environment that is home to an array of flora and fauna.

The twin towns of Forster and Tuncurry sit at the point where Wallis Lake meets the ocean, providing a picturesque and unique location. Visitors can explore the towns and their charming shops, restaurants, and cafes, or simply relax and enjoy the stunning views.

If you’re looking for adventure, the lake offers plenty of opportunities for boating, kayaking, and fishing. The surrounding national parks offer hiking and wildlife spotting opportunities, providing an excellent chance to appreciate the natural beauty of the region.

In conclusion, Wallis Lake is a must-visit destination for those who enjoy outdoor activities, nature, and fresh seafood. With its crystal clear waters, stunning beaches, and unique ecological environment, it’s easy to see why Wallis Lake is considered one of the most beautiful spots in New South Wales. So what are you waiting for? Plan your trip to Wallis Lake today and experience the magic for yourself!

Nearest Airport: Taree

Where to stay?


  • Caravan and Camping
  • Farm/Station
  • Rural/Country
  • Nature based
  • Relaxation

Popular Activities

  • Bush Walking
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Horse Riding
  • Kayaking
  • Swimming
  • National Park
  • Fishing
  • Wilderness

About Wallis Lake

  • Locality: Rural locality
  • Wallis Lake Postcode: 2428
  • State: New South Wales
  • Region: North Coast NSW
  • Latitude: -32.26585
  • Longitude: 152.48564
  • Elevation: -1m
  • Area (Sq/km): 82.914
  • Timezone: Australia/Sydney

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