What’s On In Port Macquarie: Spring 2018

With winter disappearing and spring poking in its sprightly head, Port Macquarie is coming to life with everything from a bike to a hike and nights of vino and chill.

Embrace strong social season vibes and see what’s happening in Port Macquarie for Spring 2018!

1. Sails Hamptons Long Lunch

With the days growing longer and warmer, what better way to spend them than by sharing a feast amongst friends on the waterfront lawns of Sails Port Macquarie? Kick back with a boutique brew or cocktail of your choice at the Hamptons Long Lunch on 16 September 2018 and let the live tunes ease you into spring. Grab your tickets here

2. Ekam Yoga Festival 

Flex what your mama gave you. The two day Ekam Yoga Festival, running from 15-16 September 2018, offers a range of entertainment, classes, presentations and a whole lot of downward dog to get your next well-being journey on track.

3. Travelling Film Festival

Go to the lobby, grab a treat and take a seat. Australia’s oldest film festival is making its way along the east coast, showcasing some great Aussie feature films. Get your short film fix at the Travelling Film Festival from 21-23 September 2018 at Majestic Cinemas.

4. Local Bike Trails

Winter’s over, and dad bods are out. Scream at the spiders on your bike until they leave and put a pump to those tires. Jolly Nose State Forest offers a great range of trails for all experience levels so load up the bikes and make the most of spring in our beautiful state forests.

5. Fruit Picking

Is tomato a fruit or veggie? Ask Ricardo, he’ll tell you. Head to Ricardoes Tomato and Strawberry farm where vines are exploding with fruit, ready for the picking. You can eat your worth in strawberry boys, take some home with you, and upload the whole thing to Instagram.

6. Winery Tours

Soak up the sun with a day amongst the vineyards, sipping on local wine while getting stuck into a cheese or two (or three). Heaven is a place on earth, and this is proof. 

7. Hiking Trails

If coastal views, rainforest revelling and historical sites are more up your alley, rip out your hiking boots and wide brim for one of Port Macquarie’s countless walking trails and hikes.

Put a spring in your step and get around this beautiful town! See more: Things to do in Port Macquarie.