Diamond Beach and Old Bar are seaside towns, south-east of Taree and north of Forster. Old Bar is one of the popular beaches along the coastal strip and just 15 minutes' drive from Taree. Diamond Beach and Old Bar are part of New South Wales North Coast Region.
The annual Old Bar Beach Festival, held on the October long weekend, is an celebration of classic Australian summer holidays. Kombi Fest is one of the festival's highlights that attracts hundreds of keen Kombi van enthusiasts.
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