Partners

The Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail is now a permanent attraction in the Port Macquarie-Hastings region. 
 
We are rated #3 of 70 Things to Do in Port Macquarie on TripAdvisor.  We are proud of this achievement and also honoured to receive a pool of Gold, Silver and Bronze awards in the 2015 and 2016 North Coast and NSW Tourism Awards and Winner of the Greater Port Macquarie Business Awards for ‘Tourism and Attractions’.
 
We greatly appreciate the financial and inkind contribution from so many Partners who have collectively made this possible, including:
Donna's Pool and Spa Centre
Proud to be a Partner of the Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail.
Douglas Vale Historic Homestead and Winery
Proud to be a Partner of the Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail.
Flynns Book Café
Proud to be a Partner of the Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail.
Greenbourne Nursery
Proud to be a Partner of the Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail.
Mid North Coast Maritime Museum
Greater Port Macquarie is steeped in maritime history, and at the Maritime Museum's three venues you have the opportunity to relive over 100 years of heritage as each provide a variety of exhibits.

The Museum encompasses two separate cottages which were originally built as pilot cottages in 1896. Now they house a wonderful collection of memorabilia and artefacts including superbly built scale models of a variety of vessels, charts, maps, paintings and an extensive collection of historical maritime photographs.
http://www.maritimemuseumcottages.org.au
Pace Hiab Services
Proud to be a Partner of the Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail.
Cassegrain Wines
Cassegrain BarrelsThe Cassegrain Winery is the ideal setting for all occasions, from a romantic wedding to a casual picnic, featuring extensive grounds, a formal garden with picnic areas and boasting over 2000 stunning rose bushes lining the entrance to the winery.
www.cassegrainwines.com.au
Emerald Downs Residential Estate and Golf Course
emerald downsEmerald Downs Residential Estate was designed to create a first class lifestyle, where you can live and play in harmony with nature while having Port Macquarie’s newest 18 Hole Golf Course as the gem in its crown.
www.emeralddowns.com.au
Focus Magazine
Focus Magazine is the “all gloss, all free guide to local living” in the Greater Port Macquarie region. 21,000 copies are distributed directly to households each month and up to 10 public locations throughout the area.
focusmag.com.au/pmq/
Forestry Corporation of NSW
Experience your forest playgroundForestry Corporation of NSW is the largest manager of commercial native and plantation forests in NSW. Managing more than two million hectares of forests for the economic, environmental and social benefit of the people of NSW and Australia, Forestry Corporation of NSW adheres to the values of integrity, collaboration, respect, innovation, customer and stakeholder focus, safety and sustainability.
www.forestrycorporation.com.au
McDonalds Port Macquarie
McDonald’s Port Macquarie restaurants are locally owned & operated across 3 great locations – Settlement City (Cnr Bay & Park Streets), Highway (at the donut) & CBD (Cnr Clarence & Horton Streets). McDonald’s have been an integral part of our local community for over 25 years and continue to support the Port Macquarie Hastings region wherever possible. McDonald’s Port Macquarie are passionate about preserving our famous koala population and are excited to be a part of the Hello Koalas project. You can visit the McDonald’s website at: www.mcdonalds.com.au, or alternatively, phone (02) 6583 7134 or email: admin.mcd@bigpond.com.
www.mcdonalds.com.au
North Coast Holiday Parks Bonny Hills
Perched atop a headland, the North Coast Holiday Parks Bonny Hills offers breathtaking views. You will literally feel on top of the world as you take in the dazzling white sands of Rainbow Beach below and the glittering blue water of the mighty Pacific Ocean as it stretches away to the horizon. Situated mid-way between cosmopolitan Port Macquarie, with its eclectic range of shops, cafes and restaurants, and the tranquil waterways of pretty Camden Haven, Bonny Hills offers some of the best surfing beaches and fishing holes on the coast. And this laidback village is the perfect base from which to explore this fascinating and rewarding area. Go bushwalking, swim in a waterhole, take a river cruise, visit a winery or watch migrating whales – Bonny Hills has it all.

Ph: 61-2 6585 5276
Fax: 61-2 6585 5451
Email: bonnyhills@nchp.com.au
www.northcoastholidayparks.com.au/bonnyhills
Observatory Hotel
The Observatory HotelIf you are looking for luxury Port Macquarie Accomodation for your next escape, enjoy the spectacular ocean views at The Observatory Port Macquarie, located opposite Port Macquarie’s Town Beach and only a short riverside stroll into the town centre.
www.observatory.net.au
Port Macquarie GP Super Clinic
The Port Macquarie GP Super Clinic is a brand new facility where health professionals work together to benefit individual patients and the wider community, collaborating under an integrated, multidisciplinary patient-centred care model.

Ph: 02 6584 4544
CLINIC ADDRESS:
38 Clifton Drive
Port Macquarie
NSW 2444
www.pmgpsc.com.au
Port Macquarie Panthers Club
Panther's RiverviewPort Macquarie Panthers is a community focused social club with a proud history stretching over 63 years. We employ 150 local people who are the heartbeat of our community, who passionately strive to deliver the best in customer care through our entertainment, promotions, sports and leisure activities.
portmacquarie.panthers.com.au/Home
Port Macquarie News
The Port News is the region’s longest standing, reliable information source.

For 130 years the Port News has informed and entertained the town. 

It is the newspaper of record for the Mid-North Coast’s most populated town and is published every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
www.portnews.com.au
Ricardoes Tomatoes & Strawberries
RicardoesRicardoes Tomatoes & Strawberries is located just ten minutes north of Port Macquarie on the Mid North Coast of NSW.

State of the art computerised technology controls two acres of greenhouses and produces high quality hydroponically grown tomatoes & Strawberries, which controls irrigation, nutrient application, humidity, temperature, light, insect and disease control. Ricardoes Tomatoes & Strawberries pride themselves on being an environmentally friendly farm.
www.ricardoes.com
Rydges Port Macquarie
Rydges Port MacquarieOn the coast, on the waterfront in the heart of the CBD, you’ll find Rydges Port Macquarie.
The location is the picturesque foreshore precinct filled with theatres, galleries, restaurants, boutiques and bars. With direct access to pristine swimming and surf beaches and only minutes to the amazing hinterland, Rydges Port Macquarie is the ideal destination for your next getaway on the water.
Rydges Port Macquarie offers 103 contemporary and spacious rooms overlooking the water or CBD, complemented by 16 fully self-contained two and three bedroom apartments with private balconies.
www.rydges.com/accommodation/port-macquarie-nsw/port-macquarie/welcome/
Sea Acres Rainforest Centre
Sea AcresSea Acres Nature Reserve contains one of the largest, least disturbed and most diverse coastal rainforests in NSW. The 1.3km accessible elevated rainforest boardwalk at Sea Acres Rainforest Centre is an inspiring experience. Enjoy the sights, sounds and tranquility of rare subtropical rainforest. Explore the rainforest at your own pace with self guiding information or take a guided tour with a local volunteer rainforest guide.
www.environment.nsw.gov.au/NationalParks/parkWalking.aspx?id=N1155
Southern Cross Austereo
We create more hours of live content than any other broadcast media in Australia and can connect brands with 95% of Australians each week via our regional free-to-air TV networks, national radio networks, online, mobile and unique one off events. Our wide range of media offerings gives us the unique opportunity to provide inventive, interactive and cross platform campaigns.
Southern Cross Austereo has the largest regional commercial Radio footprint in Australia with stations in all separated into two targeted brands.

T 02-6583-8088

F 02-6584-0406
www.southerncrossaustereo.com.au
Tyreright Port Macquarie
At Tyreright - Port Macquarie, Michelle, Ken and co pride themselves on their friendly expertise and excellent customer service. They take care of all vehicle maintenance needs, including tyres, wheels, wheel alignments, brakes and suspension services. They also provide fleet and log-book mechanical servicing, mechanical repairs and registration checks for passenger and heavy vehicles. Tyreright - Port Macquarie's team of experts provide the right advice for people to make the right choice, whatever their tyre and vehicle needs.
46 Acacia Avenue Port Macquarie, NSW 2444
Phone 02 6581 1169
https://www.tyreright.com.au/mobile/Stores/Details.aspx?id=%7B6FB3341E-CF49-46FD-A1D9-E7AD1D57D85F%7D
The Whiddon Group, Laurieton NSW
We have been caring for older Australians across regional, rural and remote New South Wales for more than 60 years. We are at the heart of our local communities and have grown into a large not-for-profit organisation with over 1700 employees and 2000 clients. Our services include residential and in-home care, as well as independent retirement living villages. This means that we can offer continuity and peace of mind when your needs change.

As a not for profit, making a difference to people's lives is just as important as being a financially sustainable organisation. We invest back into our people, our communities and services, and we partner with academics and universities that are developing the latest thinking, programs and training around quality of life and ageing.

Customer Service Centre: 1300 738 388
www.whiddon.com.au
World Par-TEA
World Tea plantationWorld Par-TEA is Australian owned and a family operated tea shop in Port Macquarie. The owners have searched around the world for some of the highest grade loose leaf teas available and with over 150 traditional and exotic varieties to choose from, you are sure to find something you like. World Par-TEA love bringing the best teas available to customers and take pride in their personal touch and attention to detail. Tea accessories from all over the world are also available. Tea tastings welcome by appointment.
worldpartea.com.au