Activities

Forster is located in the heart of one of the fastest growing holiday destinations in NSW, the Great Lakes region. Sevan Apartments is an ideal base to explore the region. Nearby we have ten beaches, three superb lakes and a number of river systems all offering unique experiences and activities.

There are a wide range of restaurants, cafes and clubs within walking distance of Sevan Apartments. The main shopping area is also just a short stroll from the Sevan.

If you are looking for a bit more than a laze on the beach during your Forster holiday then a walk around the headland or the following activities may interest you.

Boating There are a number of boat hire locations on Little St just a short stroll along the famous Wallis Lakes edge. Take your pick from the wide variety and styles to suit all activities out on the water. Discounts available for Sevan’s Guests. Boat Shed No.1, Blue Peter Boat Shed, Waterline Boathouse and Forster Marina
Deep Sea Fishing The Great Lakes is home to one of the cleanest and clearest waterways in Australia. Perfect for deep sea fishing adventures all year round in Winter you will most likely see whales, hundreds of dolphins and catch a nice feed for your entire group. In Summer the real game fishing turns on with Dolphin fish, Black Marlin and many other species. If you are considering a deep sea fishing trip talk to our friend Robbie @ Forster Fishing Charters you will never forget your day out in paradise. Discounts available for Sevan Guests.
Dolphin & Whale Watching The Great Lakes is the breeding grounds to many different species of marine life bringing dolphins in abundance to our waterways and whales at the right time of year. If your looking for a great day out on their brand new boat built July 2014 then talk to our friend Matt @ Amaroo Dolphin or Whale Watch Cruise. Discounts available for Sevan Guests.
Fishing If fishing is your thing or you would like to have a go then you can’t go past the Great Lakes. Summer attracts a wider variety of species but you won’t be disappointed wetting a line in Winter with the Blue Lip Bream, Flat Head, Trumpter, whiting, jew fish in abundance and many more and having the waterways all to yourself. Talk to our friend Tony @ Forster Estuary Charters if you are keen to learn anything about estuary fishing and wildlife.
Fishing Charters Forster Sport and Game Fishing Charters specialises in deep water jigging and bottom fishing, marlin and pelagic sport fishing charters. They cater for the first time fisho to the dedicated seasoned anglers. Using the best equipment around and will supply you with refreshments and light snacks on every charter. Call skipper Shane Crockett @ Forster Sport and Game Fishing Charters to discuss your perfect trip. They can arrange accommodation and meal package to suit your requirements and budget.
Golf There are a number golf courses in the Great Lakes Area. We recommend you play at Forster or Tuncurry courses.
Car Rentals Forster Car Rentals has 3 x Toyota Camrys and 2 x Nissan Pulsars available to hire. All hire cars are less than 2 years old, have an automatic transmission and are in great condition. Forster Car Rentals has been operating for 8 years in the Great Lakes Area.
Lake Cruise Enjoy a relaxing lunch on a Free Spirit Cruise. Book through the Sevan Apartments and receive a discount.
Tenpin Bowling Why not come in to Forster Entertainment Centre for a game of Ten Pin Bowling and a meal with the family! Forster Ten Pin is located behind the Bowling Club. They cater for everyone, with social games league bowling, group bookings and a kids club available.
Scuba Diving Dive with Action Divers. Book though the Sevan Apartments and receive a discount.
Surfing Learn to surf with one of the local Learn to Surf Schools.
Wine Tasting Try some local wine at Great Lakes Wines.
Putt Putt With the roars of dinosaurs echoing through the Forster Entertainment Centre, people could have thought a new Jurassic Park had emerged, no the Jurassic Putt Putt Course had opened. Life size figures of dinosaurs are everywhere in the Putt Putt area so parents, you better update your knowledge of what type of dinosaurs that is because your children will ask you!
Forster Cycles Hire a bike at Forster Cycles. Talk to Niko or Amy.
Explore Great Lakes NSW Things to do while you are in town, click here Explore Great Lakes NSW.
Laser Skirmish Your mission should you accept it is to battle it out with rival Players, but what the next corner reveal, friend … or foe? Laser Skirmish players manoeuvre through the underworld, with mazes, dark tunnels and ramps. Get too close and you’ll be under enemy attack. Smoke screens and integrated lighting add another element of surprise. Use the walls, obstacles and multi level vantage points for attack or to take defence.
Forster Running Festival The Forster Running Festival is held around September each year. It has something for all ages and fitness levels. View more at www.forsterrunningfestival.com.au
Forster Island Challenge The Forster Island Challenge is held every year around February and is a 835m swim and a 3080m run around one of the islands in Wallis Lake. View more at www.forsterislandchallenge.com.au
Forster Island Paddle Festival The Forster Island Paddle Festival is held every year also around February and is a festival of stand up paddle boards that race around Wallis Lake. View more at www.forsterislandpaddlefestival.com.au