What’s On in Port Macquarie in Spring​

Even though Port Macquarie is lucky to have pretty perfect weather all-year round, spring is a great time to visit the coastal destination! Escape to Port Macquarie and discover beaches, a rainforest boardwalk, the Koala Hospital, oyster farms and restaurants. Stay with us at ibis Styles Port Macquarie and enjoy unique, beachfront hotel accommodation. Read on to discover our top tips of the best things to do in Port Macquarie in spring!

Oyster Farms 

Port Macquarie is famous for its oyster farms and there is no perfect time to indulge in oysters than in the spring sunshine! Rockin’ Oysters offers visitors pre-booked tours and luxury waterside seafood BBQs and oysters, freshly shucked direct from the water; served natural, or with a range of toppings.

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Every weekend (and some week days) there is bound to be a market for you to explore. Get out in the sunshine and uncover the freshest local produce at Wauchope Farmers’ Market, seek out unique arts and crafts at The Artist Market in the charming grounds of the Maritime Museum. If you’re wanting markets with a view, overlooking the ocean visit the Laurieton Foreshore Markets or the Foreshore Markets to peruse the stalls while discovering some perfect photo ops’!

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Hit the Beach or River 

Port Macquarie is on of the best coastal destination to hit the beach. You’ll discover clean and uncrowded beaches, the perfect spot for visitors of all ages and interests. Alternatively, enjoy a day on the river where you can cast a fishing line, paddle a kayak or spot the Sea Eagles at play as you take a scenic cruise.

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Where to stay? Stay with us at ibis Styles Port Macquarie and enjoy dramatic unrestricted views from almost every room. Arguably the best location in Port Macquarie, directly opposite Town Beach. Book your stay today!

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