Wyong is an excellent base from which to explore Tuggerah Lake and the beautiful Yarramalong and Dooralong valleys. From Wyong it's a 60-km drive top the Watagan Mountains, part of a chain of state forests that stretch from Ourimbah in the south to Cessnock. There are plenty of natured-based activities that you can enjoy amidst the stunning mountain scenery. There are facilities for day-trippers, bushwalkers, 4WD and campers. Don't miss the Rock Lily and Lyrebird walking trails.
The nearby coastal towns of Chittaway, Long Jetty and The Entrance offer more outdoor actvities on the tranquil waters of Tuggerah Lake. While in Wyong, don't miss Amazement, a series of mazes that's fun for kids of all ages. In the Olney State Forest,you'll be able to see the site of an historic inn at Woodbury's Inn Park.