The perfect playground for kids all year round, Port Macquarie offers bucket-loads of fun, both on and off the beach. The region, on the Mid North Coast of NSW, is packed with 52+ things to do – something new for every week of the year.
With families in mind, a new pocked-sized booklet and website is now available for FREE and is busting with ideas and exclusive offers to help you plan your holiday. For your free copy, get online or call 1300 303 155 and choose which of the 52+ things best suits you. Each of the 52+ things to do is *incredible value or *even free. (*Special offers are valid until 31 January 2012.)
Whether its nature, adventure, learning or discovery, you and your family can fill each day with something new. Then just hang out in the vibrant town centre, which is fringed by a stunning coastline of 17 beaches and rocky headlands on the banks of the Hastings River.
Want to be at one with nature? Why not talk to the animals at Billabong Koala and Wildlife Park and visit this world renowned Koala Breeding Centre. Giddy Up on a hinterland horse trek with Bellrowan Valley Horse Riding. Or go on safari with one lump or two on a unique and an informative 30-minute camel tour on one of Port Macquarie’s stunning beaches. Have a whale of a time on Port Macquarie Cruise Adventures.
Want to spark the creative fire in your kids? Enjoy a range of great children’s performances, workshops and activities at the Glasshouse, the region’s premier arts and entertainment facility. The exciting 2012 program includes Angelina Ballerina, family and mums and bubs movie sessions and a special ‘Holiday Fun’ program across the Glasshouse complex, including in the art lab and dressing rooms.
Prefer to get wet and wild? Splash around on one of Port Macquarie’s beautiful beaches, perfect for free family fun. Go up a creek with a paddle with Port Macquarie Sea Kayak Adventures. Or hang ten with Soul Surfing.
Port Macquarie is a four-hour drive north of Sydney and is serviced by regular Qantaslink flights from Sydney and Virgin Australia flights from both Sydney and Brisbane.
For more information about fabulous family-friendly Port Macquarie, visit the website.