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Directions to Camp Obadiah's entrance when
TRAVELLING NORTH...
Directions to Camp Obadiah's entrance when
TRAVELLING SOUTH...

DIRECTIONS

 

If you are travelling north then you will need to turn right into the U-turn bay and cross the southbound lane into our property. This is 31.3km north of the South Taree overpass and 6.1km north of the Moorland (Forest Rd) overpass.

 
If you are travelling south then you can turn into our entrance on the left hand side of the southbound lanes. We are 38km south of the Port Macquarie overpass15.4km south of the Kew overpass and 2.2km south of the Johns River (Johns River Rd) overpass.
 
Once you have turned into our entranceway, you continue down and cross the railway level crossing, continue on past the lake and turn right at the T junction. You can then follow the signage to our administration building.
 
If you are having trouble locating us then please call us on 1800 831 665

Camp Obadiah is situated on the Pacific Highway approximately 24km (16 mins) north of the northernmost Taree highway exit and 40km (28 minutes) south of the southernmost Port Macquarie highway exit. 

 
Camp Obadiah
20190 Pacific Hwy
Johns River, NSW 2443 
 
​​PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately, our address does not come up correctly on some GPS devices.  As such you may find it necessary to enter manual GPS co-ordinates into your device.  
 
These co-ordinates are:
-31.750108, 152.688537
 
 
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PLACES TO SHOP

 

Here you will find a list of fun places to shop such as shopping centres and general stores etc.

 

Places to Shop around Obadiah Country Cottages

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Places to Eat around Obadiah Country Cottages

PLACES TO EAT

 

Here you will find a list of interesting places to eat including restaurants, cafes and take-away places.

 

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Things to Do around Obadiah Country Cottages

THINGS TO DO

 

Here you will find a list of fun things to do including cinemas, bowling alleys & swimming venues.

 

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Places to See around Obadiah Country Cottages

PLACES TO SEE

 

Here you will find a list of interesting natural places to visit such as national parks and picnic areas.

 

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Below are places of interest around Camp Obadiah - listed by category. The lists show driving times, distances, opening hours, website links and other relevant information.

 

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Crowdy Head & Harrington

CROWDY HEAD &
HARRINGTON

 

(20 km / 17 mins)

 

Just 17 minutes south-east of Camp Obadiah are the picturesque towns of Harrington & Crowdy Head.  Visit Crowdy Head Lighthouse, take the family for a swim at the beach or just  take a stroll along Harringtons beautiful breakwall.

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The Camden Haven

CAMDEN HAVEN - LAURIETON, DUNBOGAN & NORTH HAVEN

 

(15 km / 15-20 mins)

 

The natural beauty of the Camden Haven is breathtaking. Quiet waterways, great fishing, spectacular national parks and family friendly beaches, are why holidaymakers return year after year..

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Forster/Tuncurry & The Great Lakes

FORSTER/TUNCURRY

& THE GREAT LAKES

 

(60 km / 50-55 mins)

 

The Great Lakes region includes the twin cities of Forster and Tuncurry where Wallis Lake meets the ocean. The area is surrounded by National Parks and State Forests, with long stretches of secluded beaches. 

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Port Macquarie & The Hastings Valley

PORT MACQUARIE &
THE HASTINGS VALLEY

 

(49 km / 35-40 mins)

 

Port Macquarie, at the mouth of the Hastings River, is the focal point of the region and thanks to its many magnificent beaches, lush hinterland and moderate climate, is famous as a holiday destination.

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Taree & The Manning Valley

TAREE & THE

MANNING VALLEY

 

(35 km / 25-30 mins)

 

Taree is the main town of the Manning Valley and has many beautiful historic buildings throughout, Some of Taree's historic buildings include St Paul's Church, Taree Court House and St Mary's Catholic Church.

 

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The Three Brothers Region

THE THREE BROTHERS

REGION

 

(various 2 km-45 km)

 

The quaint villages surrounding us include Johns River, Diamond Head, Crowdy Head, Harrington, Coopernook, Moorland, Lansdowne, Hannam Vale, and Lorne. The  beauty of these communities is an invitation not to be missed!

 

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AROUND US

 

As well as our own facilities there is a myriad of activities to do in the surrounding localities.   The major regional centres of Taree and Port Macquarie are around 30 minutes away and the towns of Harrington, Crowdy Head, Laurieton, Dunbogan and North Haven are around 15 - 20 minutes away.

 
With national parks, state forests, beaches, walking trails, restaurants, cinemas, and other tourist attractions there’s sure to be plenty of things to do to occupy any group, family or individual.
 
Listed below are links to areas of interest surrounding Camp Obadiah.
 
 
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PAYING YOUR DEPOSIT

 

To secure your booking the following deposit is required:

 
Group Accommodation Block - a deposit of $250
Self-Contained Units - a deposit equalling your first night's tariff
 
 
The deposit can be paid into the following account:
Commonwealth Bank
BSB: 062-592
Acct: 2800 2793
Name: Obadiah Life Renewal Centre Inc
 
 
Once you have paid your deposit please call Kaylene on 1800 831 665, email us at admin@campobadiah.org.au or contact us via our web form and we'll "lock-in" your booking.
 

 

CANCELLATION POLICY

 

Please note that our cancellation policy is as follows:

 
  • ​For a group booking cancelled 61 days or more before the event – full refund

 

  • There is no refund for group bookings cancelled less than 61 days prior to the event however your deposit will be credited to your account to be used for future bookings.

 

  • For a cottage booking cancelled 48 hours or more before the event - full refund

 

  • There is no refund for a cottage booking cancelled less than 48 hours before the event. 

DAY BOOKINGS ONLY

 

Groups that do not require accommodation such as weddings, training seminars, day conferences etc. are able to book our facility for daily use. 

 

The daily rates are as follows: 

 

Monday-Thursday (except school holidays)...$800

Friday- Sunday... $1000

School Holidays...$1000

 

This fee is for groups up to 120 and includes full and exclusive use of our facilities including the camp kitchen & dining rooms, conference hall, BBQ sites, campfire sites, gymnasium, tennis court, lake and jetty.

Please note that the group accommodation rate is for self-catered camps only and includes use of all facilities including the lake & canoes, tennis court, campfire sites, camp kitchen, camp dining room, meeting hall and BBQ areas.  Guests are required to bring their own towels and bedding. Mattresses and Pillows with protectors are provided. 

GROUP ACCOMMODATION BLOCK

 

Our group accommodation block can accommodate up to 110 guests (if your group is larger please contact us as arrangements can be made to accommodate more)

 

STANDARD NIGHTLY RATE

Up to 30 guests  - Per guest, per night -  $39.50

31 to 50 guests  - Per guest, per night -  $35.00

51 to 75 guests  - Per guest, per night -  $30.00

Over 76 guests   - Per guest, per night -  $27.50

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DAY VISITORS

(who attend but do not require accommodation)

Per visitor, per day - $25

 

PLEASE NOTE:  Unless prior arrangements are made an invoice will be issued on the first day of your arrival and payment is expected prior to departure.  Guest numbers cannot be changed once we have been advised on day 1.

 

 

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SELF-CONTAINED COTTAGES

 

Our deluxe 4 Star self-contained cottages are modern and spacious.  They have two bedrooms and are equipped with everything you’ll need for an enjoyable stay with us.

 

 

STANDARD RATE

Nightly rate (for up to two guests) - $145.00

Nightly rate (each extra Adults) - $20.00

Nightly rate (each extra Child) - $20.00

Infants 2 years old or under - No Charge

 

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To book one of our cottages please click the link below to be taken to our Obadiah Country Cottages booking engine...

Here you will find current pricing for our self-contained cottages and our group accommodation block. You will also find information about paying your deposit, and our cancellation policy.

 

To make a booking or have a query answered please email us at admin@campobadiah.org.au, call Kaylene on 1800 831 665 or alternatively, you may like to use our Contact Us form. Simply fill out the information on the form and press the 'SUBMIT' button - someone will get back to you soon.

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Obadiah Country Cottages' Walking Tracks

WALKING TRACKS

 

Bordered on two sides by the Johns River State Forest, there are many walking trails available to those who like to keep fit.

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Obadiah Country Cottages' Tennis Court

TENNIS COURT

 

The tennis court has a concrete base with fencing all round.  Just the ticket to help keep fit and have fun at the same time.

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CAMPFIRE SITE

 

The campfire site is ideal for bigger groups and can be made festive by the addition of a BBQ and coloured party lights.

Obadiah Country Cottages' Campfire Site
Obadiah Country Cottages' Walking Tracks

BBQ AREAS

 

Our covered BBQ areas are ideal for those sunny days when a good old sausage sizzle is just the trick for lunch or dinner. 

 

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Obadiah Country Cottages' Tennis Court

GAMES ROOM

 

Our games room is just the ticket to keep the kids occupied on those more inclement days.  It has a pool table, air hockey table, table tennis, dart board, board games plus a TV and DVD player.

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Obadiah Country Cottages' Campfire Site

LAKE, JETTY & ISLANDS

 

Obadiah Country Cottages' seven acre lake is very popular. The lake has four islands, a covered jetty, canoes & kayaks. 

 

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Obadiah Country Cottages' BBQ Areas

CAMP DINING ROOM

 

The camp dining room is attached to the camp kitchen.  There is enough space to seat up to 80 guests comfortably.

 

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Obadiah Country Cottages Gymnasium

CAMP KITCHEN

 

We have a large, modern and well-equipped kitchen for use when camps or conventions require self-catering facilities.

 

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Obadiah Country Cottages' Lake, Jetty & Islands

CONVENTION CENTRE

 

Our modern convention centre can seat up to 200 guests and is fully equipped grand piano, drum kit and modern audio & visual facilities.

 

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AMENITIES

 

Camp Obadiah has a range of amenities designed to make your stay as pleasing and enjoyable as possible. We have a seven acre lake with islands, jetty and canoes; a games room; a tennis court; BBQ areas, a campfire area and kilometers of walking tracks in the adjoining state forest.

 

And best of all, there is no extra charge to use any of these amenities! It's all included in your accommodation tariff.

 

 

Please click on the links below for more information about our amenities...

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GROUP ACCOMMODATION BLOCK

 

Our group accommodation facility consists of ten dormitory rooms which can sleep up to fifty guests plus 2 fully self-contained apartments which are made available to facilitators and teachers

 

Together with our self-contained units we can comfortably accommodate a group of 80 guests.There are split-system air-conditioning units plus smoke & fire detectors fitted to every room.

 

There are also two amenities areas (his & hers) under the same roof. Laundry facilities are available at the camp laundry.

 

Guests staying in the group accommodation block are required to supply their own bed linen/towels. (pillows and mattress protectors are provided)

Cottage 2

Cottage 3

Cottage 1

SELF-CONTAINED COTTAGES

 

Our accredited 4-Star self-contained cottages are modern open-plan two bedroom units that can sleep up to a total of six guests. The cottages are spacious and contain everything you need for either an overnight stay or a long-term holiday.

 

Each kitchen has a gas-range, microwave, fridge/freezer, all crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils. There is also a breakfast bar for those quick snacks.

 

The master bedrooms have built-in wardrobes, queen size beds, dressing tables and bay windows.  The second bedroom can be configured to suit but mostly contains single beds or bunks. It also has built in-wardrobes.

 

Full laundry facilities are contained in each unit.

 

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ACCOMMODATION

 

Camp Obadiah offers several types of accommodation. Our accredited 4-star, air-conditioned, self-contained cottages cater to the overnight traveller or short-term holiday guests. We also have air-conditioned group accommodation rooms for camps, conventions, family reunions or retreats. Please see below for more information on our accommodation types...​

 

 

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If you are a CAMP COORDINATOR or GROUP FACILITATOR

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Camp Obadiah

 

Camp Obadiah is a seventy-five acre rural getaway located four hours north of Sydney on the beautiful mid-north coast of New South Wales, Australia. With direct access to the Pacific Highway midway between the major regional centres of Taree and Port Macquarie we offer easy access to school groups, youth and church groups, family reunions and training seminars, as well as casual travellers seeking overnight or short-term accommodation.

 
Our facilities include a seven acre lake, canoes, tennis court, games room, BBQ areas, conference centre, fully-equipped camp kitchen and dining facilities, campfire sites, and kilometres of walking tracks traversing the adjoining state forests.
 
Apart from our own facilities there is a wealth of things to do and see in our surrounding areas. Taree (Manning Valley), Forster/Tuncurry (Great Lakes), Laurieton (Camden Haven) and Port Macquarie (Hastings Valley) are all a short driving distance away and offer everything from wildlife parks to beautiful sandy beaches. You can explore these areas by clicking on the relevant logos at the footer of each page or by visiting our ‘around us’ pages.
 
Whether you need group accommodation for a week-long convention or would simply like to relax in one of our modern, fully self-contained holiday units then Camp Obadiah is the place for you!
 
Please feel free to explore our website and if you have any questions, queries or would simply like to talk to someone about your camp, convention, or holiday requirements then please don't hesitate to...
 
Call 1800 831 665, e mail us at admin@campobadiah.org.au, or u se our "Contact Us" form.

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Camp Obadiah

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- Things to Do

- Places to Eat

- Places to Shop

- Places to See

- Harrington & Crowdy Head

- The Camden Haven

- Forster/Tuncurry & The Great Lakes

- Port Macquarie & The Hastings

- Taree & The Manning Valley

- Three Brothers Region

AROUND US

RATES & BOOKINGS

GENERAL INFORMATION

WEBSITE TERMS OF USE

WEBSITE PRIVACY POLICY

- Video Directions

- Directions

- Google Map

FIND US

CONTACT US

- Grounds

- Campfire Site

- Gymnasium

- BBQ Areas

- Lake, Jetty & Islands

- Convention Hall

- Camp Dining Room

- Camp Kitchen

- Photo Gallery

AMENITIES

- Cottage 3 - Coorumbene

 

- Cottage 2 - Bimbimbie

- Cottage 1 - Amaroo

- Group Accommodation

ACCOMMODATION

 

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52 Things 2 Do Website
Great Lakes Website
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Port Macquarie Website
Camden Haven Website

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