Raymond Terrace – Newcastle

TEA GARDENS to NEWCASTLE via ferries (scroll down to see alternate route via Raymond Terrace)

DISTANCE: 64 km FITNESS: Easy SKILL: cycle path & rural roads TRAFFIC: Can be busy on link roads (shoulders are good on new sections) GRADE: relatively flat, a few hills around Port Stephens.

Click for Tea Gardens ferry timetable (Port Stephens) or Tea Gardens Y-Knot catamaran ferry

Click here for Stockton ferry timetable

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DISTANCE: 27 km  FITNESS: Easy  SKILL: Main roads  TRAFFIC: Commuter and heavy vehicles use these roads  GRADE: Undulating.  Some small hills around Warabrook.

If distance is not an issue consider Masonite Rd > Cabbage Tree Road > Nelson Bay Road to Mayfield

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