Blessed with long hot summers and mild sunny winters Old Bar is your ideal holiday destination 365 days of the year. Located on the Mid North Coast approximately 3 hours from Sydney and at the Southern entrance of the Manning River it is known for its relaxed coastal lifestyle and culture. It offers an intimate village experience yet it has all you will need from its vibrant town centre.
Old Bar has a surprising diversity of local shops, a pub, Coles supermarket, Bowling club and a number of popular Cafe's and Restaurants. Old Bar Beach offers a skate park, surf club, takeaway, picnic tables, BBQ's and a childrens playground.
Mudbishops Reserve is ideal to launch small boats onto the Manning River with amenities. This is also where you can learn to kite surf or wander through the Old Bar Park to the river or beach. Old Bar is also a great place to wet a line, either on the beach or on the River.
With beautiful beaches at your finger tips, you can learn to Surf at Wallabi Point or enjoy a relaxing afternoon at Saltwater National Park, walk around the headland and catch sight of dolphins and whales. The saltwater lagoon is fantastic for kids.
The picturesque village of Manning Point is just 20 minutes drive and takes you to the mouth of the Manning River. Enjoy a quiet lunch or throw a line.