Port Macquarie is a coast town about 400 kilometres north of Sydney and 600 kilometres south of Brisbane. It sits at the mouth of a river, with beautiful views in every direction. There is a wide variety of accomodation types from caravan parks right on the water to 5 star hotels set high on the cliffs. The town offers a few nice pubs set on the beach with beautiful parks and beaches for those with families or without.
There’s a bit of nightlife in the form of a few pubs and clubs, but the town is mostly quiet and relaxed offering a peaceful holiday destination. If you’re travelling around Australia, Port Macquarie is a great place to setup for a week to experience the fishing, boating and wide variety of water sports available including jet skis, paddle boards and you can even take a ride on a sea plane or a high speed power boat.