Port Macquarie Accommodation Blog
Christmas is suddenly right round the corner, and you’ll find plenty of festive celebrations on offer in the region, most within a short walk or drive from your Port Macquarie accommodation at Northpoint Apartments.
Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting
Port Macquarie’s Town Green will be officially in Christmas-mode after the...Read more
With two stunning rivers, a coastline of beaches and a fish-friendly climate, the Port Macquarie region is a fishing paradise. Whether you’re a keen angler or a less-ecperienced holiday-maker looking to try for a bite, you’re spoilt for choice when It comes to fishing spots in the area.
Head out from your...Read more
While we’re accustomed to having most foods available to us all year round, there are many benefits to eating seasonally. As winter moves into spring, there are many great reasons to seek out locally available, seasonal produce. And, with the fully-equipped kitchen in your Northpoint Apartment, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to turn your...Read more
When travelling with children, finding activities that appeal to the whole family can be challenging. Often parents focus on what appeals to the kids, but this doesn’t always provide for the adults as well.
The Port Macquarie/Hastings region is the perfect destination for a family-friendly holiday, with plenty of options that will appeal...Read more
These days, every second person seems to run. Whether it’s an early morning jog before work, a quick 5km parkrun on the weekend, or a fun run for a charity, more and more people are taking up running for fun and fitness.
There are running groups, colour runs, mud runs and trail runs. You can combine mountain biking and running, take on an...Read more
In May this year the NSW Government announced a $45 million package to protect koalas, including measures to protect important koala habitat in areas on the mid north coast. It’s a great reason to celebrate, and the 2018 ‘Hello Koalas’ festival in June is just the occasion.
Now in its second year, the Port Macquarie festival is the only...Read more
Hot on the heels of the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in April, Port Macquarie will take its turn to host a large, international sporting event when IRONMAN Australia comes to town off on Sunday 6th May.
Port Macquarie has been home to this international triathlon event since 2006, with the last few years seeing the IRONMAN 70.3 (...Read more
If you’re a regular participant in parkrun, a weekend in Port Macquarie is be a great way to add another destination to your parkrun record – and Northpoint Apartments is in a prime parkrun position.
Never heard of parkrun? It’s a free, 5km, timed run (or walk) held weekly, all over the world. Almost half a million Australians have run,...Read more