Stockton has been called the first suburb in Newcastle.The peninsular adjoining the Pacific Ocean and Newcastle Harbour is approximately 19kms by road from Newcastle city centre. There is a caravan park next to the beach, a motel and an olympic swimming pool as well as a small shopping centre.
Stockton Beach is approximately 32kms long providing ample swimming, surfing and fishing. The breakwall provides excellent rock fishing and the wreck of the Adolphe can be seen as part of the 'shipwreck walk' along the breakwall. Other historic information about Stockton can be gathered from Newcastle Visitor Information Centre.
Temperatures for Stockton
Stockton has moderate summer temperatures. The summer high temperature for Stockton is approximately 25 °c. The summer low temperature is approximately 18 °c.
Stockton has mild winter temperatures. The winter high temperature for Stockton is approximately 17 °c. The winter low temperature is approximately 9 °c.
Featured Stockton Activities
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Newcastle, Sygna Shipwreck and Tin City Tour(EX1526) (Bushwalking, Nature & Wildlife) Our all-purpose designed 4WD Hummers will transport us to the spectacular Stockton sand dunes for an adventure of a lifetime, touring across the massive 40 metre high dunes on route to the Sygna Shipw...