Forster is pronounced Foster, and is a popular seaside destnation for family summer holidays. There is a large selection of accommodation, and many interesting places for safe swimming, as well as paddle boats and the like. Many facilities are here that would normally surround such a destination.
It is a place of summer pilgrimage for generations of holidaying families from Sydney.
It has a twin town of Tuncurry on the northern side of the inlet.
Surf or lake. There are multiple beaches to swim at in the Forster area.
If you head south from Forster you will pass by the 4 most popular beaches in the area, Elizabeth Beach, Shelly Beach, Boomerang Beach and Blueys Beach.
There are a number of Marina's offering boat hire on Little street, bordering the inlet of Forster/Tuncurry. While you cannot enter the ocean, the river system offers fishing, a rope swing off Wallis island and picnic stops.
Tarrt Cafe is a small coffee shop located at the start of Wharf St. It's open most days from 7am-4pm.
Sanctuary Hill Retreat, 200 Watsons Road, Krambach, ☎ 0412095738, . checkin: 14:00; checkout: 11:00. Sanctuary Hill Retreat provides Bed & Breakfast accommodation located in the Manning Valley. Located twenty minutes off the Pacific Highway at Nabiac. Guest accommodation has been specifically designed for couples but able to cater for a maximum of four guests. Children are welcome, however accommodation may not be suitable for young children, as the second bedroom is separated from the main dwelling by a breezeway. From $120 / night. (-32.119250,152.238718) edit
Ramada Resort, 357 Diamond Beach Road, Diamond Beach, ☎ (02) 6559 2719, . Located in the Manning Valley, Ramada Resort offers guests a taste of luxury on the coast. Close proximity to beaches, national parks and shops. Restaurant, picnic areas and barbecues on site. edit