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A Port Macquarie must-do

We do this walk each year when we come to Port Macquarie - 7.5kms from Tacking Point Lighthouse to... read more

Reviewed today
Sue T
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Canberra, Australia
Amazing walk!

A great walk along different beaches and a bit of rain forest. Excellent to walk, a bit up and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Elke L
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Lone Butte, Canada
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Ocean Parade, Port Macquarie, New South Wales NSW 2444, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

It's a mix of sealed and unsealed paths, boardwalks, beach sand, rocks, steps and roadways. Signage (which could be better in places) time guides are pretty close for the moderately fit. Walk, other than from initial town start can be steep path or stairs (80...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed today

We do this walk each year when we come to Port Macquarie - 7.5kms from Tacking Point Lighthouse to Town Beach - and never tire of it. Great variety in the walk, with beaches, rainforest reserve, and some parkland areas. Plenty of steps to get...More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 2 days ago

A great walk along different beaches and a bit of rain forest. Excellent to walk, a bit up and down, but almost every corner is waiting with a surprise. An absolutely recommendation !

Thank Elke L
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely easy walk. Few stairs! Good for children over ten years old. Stop and sit along the way and enjoy the whale watching!

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we did not complete the full walk we were delighted with the pert we did. We got up to flagstaff point where the views were great and even some dolphins appeared. The grade of the walk to this point was easy but to get...More

Thank Lyngrin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beginning of the walk is unique with the rocks all along painted by people in many different ways and many themes The walk is all along the cost for about two hours and has manificant views of the sea and beaches

Thank Alandesmond
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every beach in Port Macquarie has something different and beautiful. Harrys Look out is amazing, The Blow hole at nobbys beach (for those who are very fit) This walk is something I used to do everyday as a local

Thank Chefex01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Extremely well maintained walking track with spectacular vistas, rainforest remnants and delightful beach walks. Just over 8k from lighthouse to town green, get a lift out and reward yourself when you get back to the town center. thoroughly recommended

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Thank thebiga57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The walk is a mixture of concrete footpaths, timber steps up and over the headlands, sandy beaches and dirt paths. Fine for any age if you are fit or want to get fit. Not accessible for wheelchairs, walking frames, or children’s strollers. Take a water...More

Thank Enjoy_the_breeze
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The coastal walk shows off our town at it best. It is a little under 10K and there are parts that could challenge elderly or disabled persons. It is a must do when visiting Port Macquarie.

Thank Judi T
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Mark H
26 February 2018|
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Response from Sherpa123 | Reviewed this property |
It starts in the centre of Port Macquarie (Westport near Settlement City) and finishes up at Tacking Point. There are a number of sections so you don't need to do it all at once. It's a good idea to take water with you as... More
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simone s
8 January 2017|
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Response from dchannon |
No - stairs, sand and rocks.
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annevd2016
7 January 2017|
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Response from Dharugtraveller | Reviewed this property |
It depends on which way you walk. If you walk in to town from Lighthouse Beach there is a bus that goes to the lighthouse area. I'm not sure how often the bus runs though as it is a private bus service and may be infrequent... More
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