Fern Bay and North Stockton Strategy


Port Stephens Council and City of Newcastle have teamed up to deliver a draft Strategy for Fern Bay and North Stockton. The Strategy will focus on identifying a site for commercial development and improving the supply of open space for residents. Comments for the initial phase of community consultation closed Friday 6 October 2017.

At their respective meetings on 28 May 2019 City of Newcastle and Port Stephens Council deferred the draft Strategy pending a joint Councillor workshop. You can view the agenda here.




Port Stephens Council and City of Newcastle have teamed up to deliver a draft Strategy for Fern Bay and North Stockton. The Strategy will focus on identifying a site for commercial development and improving the supply of open space for residents. Comments for the initial phase of community consultation closed Friday 6 October 2017.

At their respective meetings on 28 May 2019 City of Newcastle and Port Stephens Council deferred the draft Strategy pending a joint Councillor workshop. You can view the agenda here.



Fern Bay and North Stockton Land Use Strategy

about 2 years

Please provide your ideas to help guide the Fern Bay and North Stockton Land Use Strategy. To give you some ideas the key themes of the Strategy will relate to;

  • Commercial centre;
  • Environmental considerations;
  • Housing; and
  • Open space and recreational facilities.

Please provide your ideas to help guide the Fern Bay and North Stockton Land Use Strategy. To give you some ideas the key themes of the Strategy will relate to;

  • Commercial centre;
  • Environmental considerations;
  • Housing; and
  • Open space and recreational facilities.

CLOSED: This map consultation has concluded