Port Macquarie Accommodation Blog
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
One of the best things about the Christmas season is the food… and one of the best things about our self-contained accommodation is that you can cook up delicious recipes in your own holiday apartment.
There’s nothing like food made from scratch, and the Port Macquarie region is bursting with delicious ingredients to help you prepare the...Read more
November is the perfect time to be out and about in Port Macquarie. It’s that enjoyable time of year when the days feel longer, the nights feel balmier, and the mood feels like holidays.
There are some great events on offer in Port this month, most only a short walk from Northpoint Apartments, making our self-contained,...Read more
The onset of spring, with its warmer weather, is the perfect time for a short break or a longer family holiday. Your accommodation at Northpoint Apartments provides a central, self-contained base for getting out and exploring the region. Here are some great suggestions that will put a spring in your step this season:
If you’re into brews, blues or BBQs, September is the month for you in Port Macquarie.
The 2017 Blues and BBQ Festival will bring delicious smells of smokey goodness to the CBD on the weekend of 8th/9th September. Featuring Australia’s largest BBQ competition – the ‘Buffalo Trace BBQ Wars’ – this is your chance to see...Read more