Home to pretty treasures, Hawks Nest is Australia's best kept secret. Hawks Nest is located at a short trip away from Newcastle a major city in Australia. Attractions in Newcastle include Blackbutt Reserve, Fort Scratchley Historic Site, Nobbys Beach. Also, to reach Hawks Nest, you'll have to take a flight to Newcastle; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Hawks Nest.
Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!