The Second Burying Ground at Port Macquarie is full of fascinating headstones, from elaborately carved to the simple. The Cemetery is surrounded by natural bushland, preserved as the Kooloonburg Creek...www.hastings.nsw.gov.au/www/html/977-cemetery-second-burying-ground.asp
Port Macquarie Attractions
9km (one way) - 3 hour - Easy difficulty
Take in the unique location of Sea Acres National Park along the coastal walk; the south end of the walk is one of the few places on the east coast wh...
If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle for the day, you couldn't find a more peaceful picnic spot than Double Wharf picnic area. On the banks of Karuah River, it's a picturesque spot to ju...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/karuah-nature-reserve/double-wharf-picnic-area/picnic-bbq
This 1869 Courthouse, in use until 1986, is open for inspection throughout the week. It nestles in a beautiful setting among Heritage Listed Norfolk Island Pines,
The building was designed b...
Major Archibald Clunes Innes was a man with a vision - unfortunately he got it wrong. Innes thought Port Macquarie would become the gateway to the coast surrounding Hastings River and the New England ...www.hastings.nsw.gov.au/www/html/975-lake-innes-ruins.asp
0.5km (one way) - 0.5 hour - Easy difficulty
This easy half kilometre walk takes about 30 minutes, and begins from the scenic Wilson River picnic area. You may be lucky to see spotted-tailed ...
Innes Ruins is an important remnant of early settlement days on the north coast of NSW. Built by Major Archibald Clunes Innes, it contains rich history about the settlement of NSW, convict labour and ...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/lake-innes-nature-reserve/innes-ruins/historic-site
Whether you're an eager history student or an outdoor adventurer, you'll find plenty to do at Lake Innes Nature Reserve, not far from Port Macquarie. The reserve features a fascinating historic site s...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/lake-innes-nature-reserve
Deep in the forest of Willi Willi National Park, Wilson River picnic area is a great base to explore much of what this park has to offer. There's a choice of three scenic walking tracks, through sub-t...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/willi-willi-national-park/wilson-river-picnic-area/picnic-bbq