The coastal town of Forster boasts a population of around 14,000 people and is surrounded by intense natural beauty. The town also features several stunning beaches such as Pebbly Beach, which is popular with local surfers, One Mile Beach and Forster Main Beach. While this is a popular holiday destination among the people of New South Wales in the summer months, Forster has a laid back feel and the residents of the town often organize special events during the year.
There are plenty of enchanting beach front properties to be found along coastal roads like Marine Drive. People who are searching for more modest housing options will also find a good range of real estate areas closer to the heart of town in areas such as Strand Street and Macintosh Street.
Nature lovers are sure to enjoy spending time exploring Bennets Head Reserve. This large and lovely green zone is a popular camping site, while relaxing in the Forster Heights Park is a popular pastime with the town’s residents on sunny days. The town also boasts its own world class golf course, which is a great place to unwind by playing a round or two.
The city of Sydney is located just a four hour drive from Forster, and this is a particularly popular day trip destination among the town’s residents. The drive to the big city is particularly pretty, while there are also plenty of charming towns to stop at along the way. Other nearby day trip destinations include the picturesque Booti Booti National Park and the Bicentennial Trail.