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Visitors Information

Visitors Information

Port Macquarie a beautiful holiday destination and one of the most popular holiday areas on the north coast of NSW. Port is a place of natural beauty with wonderful beaches, scenic hinterland, beautiful waterways and wonderful coastal walks. 

For the best source of local knowledge and advice, visit our Greater Port Macquarie Visitor Information Centre.  Staff will ensure you make the most of your time in our region and can assist you with accommodation, tour and entertainment bookings.

Greater Port Macquarie Visitor Information Centre is located at our new State-of-the-Art Glasshouse Arts, Conference and Entertainment Centre on the corner of Clarence and Hay Streets.  Hours of operation are 9.00am to 5.30pm on weekdays, and 9.00am to 4.00pm on weekends and public holidays.

For information and bookings call 1300 303 155 (available within Australia only) or (02) 6581 8000, or email open 7 days a week.

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Travelling to Port Macquarie ....

Port Macquarie is located midway between Sydney and Brisbane on the North Coast of NSW, only 260km north of Newcastle, 420km from Sydney and 510km from Brisbane....

The area can be accessed via air, rail, and interstate and local bus/coach services.

For interstate travellers, Australia’s major domestic airlines, Qantas & Virgin, operate flights from all state capitals via Sydney to Port Macquarie.

Where to stay....

There is a huge variety of accommodation from caravan parks to luxury apartments.

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Things to do in Port Macquarie ....

Greater Port Macquarie has something for all ages and various interests to enjoy, including a large variety of restaurants and cafes, river cruises, wineries, whale watching, koala hospital, 4WD tours, scenic walks, local art galleries and much more.  With the Pacific Ocean, golden beaches, lush rainforests and abundant wildlife, these are just some of the reasons why so many people return to settle here.

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