Gan Gan Lookout
Gan Gan Lookout
4.5
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Catherine C
Sydney, Australia48 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
July 2023
We were advised by friends that this was a must do lookout and we weren't disappointed!!! We were awestruck with the amazing 180 degree views of the beautiful Pacific and Nelson Bay and surrounding bush. Easy access too, just park at the carpark and it's an easy walk.
Written 2 August 2023
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Sivz
Sydney, Australia26 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
July 2023 • Family
Great place to look out not much to do beee but that, steep drive up but worth the swear from fear lol. Was able to show the kids areas and places we be visiting for our 3 days visit, accommodation was on the same road so was good stop before checking in
Written 15 July 2023
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Margarita S
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia9 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
June 2023
Gan Gan Lookout is a good alternative if you don't want to climb to the top of Mt Tomaree. It is not as spectacular as Mt Tomaree, but you can drive right up to it and see the sweeping vista of Port Stephens.
Written 8 June 2023
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Suzie G
Melbourne, Australia36 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2023 • Couples
Lovely views, very popular spot, only a short walk from the small car park. The road up although short, is very windy and very narrow. Did not know it was unsuitable for a campervan until we had started on the road
Written 4 June 2023
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Shihoko P
Melbourne, Australia536 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2023 • Solo
Absolutely fantastic views from this lookout, exceptional location for a sunset. A must visit location for anyone in the area.
Written 19 March 2023
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Jody G
Kirrawee, Australia59 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2023 • Family
Short drive up a big hill to get to a beautiful view of the area. Small car park abs short walk to the actual view point. I like how there’s been good signage of what view of our where. Not somewhere you would spend a long time though, just a quick thing to do.
Written 6 January 2023
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Eyekaytoo
Leverkusen, Germany3,036 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2022
I was on my way south after having spent a couple of days over in Shoal Bay and took the road signposted off towards the Gan Gan Lookout. The relatively short, windy road lead up to a small car park, which on the morning in question was practically empty.

The walk from this car park to the Lookout area is short. And from the top you get wonderful all round views of this magnificent coastline. Certainly worth the short detour to enjoy such natural beauty.
Written 21 December 2022
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pho0pkins
Blackheath, Australia160 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2022
well worth the drive up to here on a clear day you can see a good distance the views are amazing highly recommend it
Written 27 October 2022
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M&R
Cammeray, Australia41 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2022 • Couples
Great almost 360 degree views of the area. Very pretty area to look out at.
You can drive to the top so it is available for less mobile people.
Written 13 October 2022
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Charles R
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2022
Nice view from top of the mountain. Easily access using car or walking and not too far from main areas
Written 28 September 2022
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