Port Macquarie is very well known for the Koala Hospital and as a good stop over between Sydney and Byron Bay.
But Port Macquarie is more than just a stop over! There are heaps of things that you can do while you’re here.
We’ll start with the Koala Hospital. Best thing about it? Its FREE
Coastal Walk - best way to explore Port Macquarie’s 9 stunning beaches, historic sites and headlands, starts from the river mouth and ends at the Lighthouse
Rainforest Boardwalk -
Camel Rides by the beach
Kayak – explore the Kooloonbung creek. Feed water dragons. Spot Dolphins.
Whale Watching – Hop on a sports boat and get close to the gentle giants of the sea. Did we forgot to say that its also one of the most affordable Whale Watching tour in the East Coast?
Skydiving – yep, Skydiving.
Dolphin River Cruises – go for a morning tea cruise, or a fish and chip lunch, or just simple enjoy the boat trip while spotting dolphins or watching the sunset.
PADI Dive Courses – get your Open Water Dive Certificate for as low as $350.
Wineries & Breweries - need we say more?
Deep Sea Fishing - challenge your fishing skills and see how many you can take back to the hostel.
Museums, Art Galleries, Historic Sites Churches – Take your pick
Weather not the best for the outdoors, try this activities instead – Indoor Rock Climbing, Bowling, Laser Tag & Go Kart.