Port Macquarie Travel Guides

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City, Beach, or Countryside - Finding the Right Place to Stay in Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie's array of accommodation makes finding the right place to stay a breeze. Whether you’re looking for a cozy cabin, a resort where you can retreat from the world beside a pool, or a roomy apartment for the family, the region offers it all.

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Water and Wildlife, Heritage and Culture - What to See and Do in Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie is a classic beach-holiday destination - but it’s not only about sun, sand, and surf. There’s a wealth of wildlife waiting for you, from dingoes to dolphins, wombats to whales, and plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventure. You can discover the region’s rich and eventful history, as well as its cultural present - and all with a backdrop of pristine natural beauty.

Superb Scenery, Beautiful Beaches, Wonderful Wines - A Guide to Port Macquarie

Known as having one of the friendliest climates in Australia, Port Macquarie is a classic family destination. Its beaches delight surfers as well as families, and the rugged coastline offers unforgettable scenery. In Port Macquarie you can immerse yourself in pristine rain forest, encounter koalas, dolphins, and more, and at the end of the day reflect on it all over a glass of wine from a renowned local vineyard.

Fresh Fish, Fine Wines, and Water Views - Where to Eat in Port Macquarie

Take seafood drawn daily from the ocean, add the freshest produce from the fertile hinterland, wash it down with wines from local vineyards, and you have the ingredients for memorable meals. Whether you’re in the mood for a romantic waterfront dinner, a barista-made java jolt, or a relaxed meal with the kids, you’ll find it on Port Macquarie’s menus.

How, When, and Where - Getting the Most Out of Your Port Macquarie Vacation

Port Macquarie has long been one of Australia’s favorite vacation destinations. Miles of pristine ocean beaches, spectacular scenery, and plenty of attractions geared to travellers of all ages mean you’ll find something here for all the family. Blessed with one of the most livable climates in Australia, the town is agreeably buzzing with locals and out-of-towners, no matter the season.

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