Port Macquarie 2017, Days 10 to 11: And we’re home

In the past we have always returned home from Port Macquarie via Sydney, partly because it’s the quickest route but also because it gave us an opportunity to overnight there and catch up with my aunt. But, as she died in 2015, we decided that this year we’d come home the (or, should I say, … Read more

Port Macquarie 2017, Days 7 to 9: Coming to an end

Out and about Our last two days in Port Macquarie saw us being a bit more active. On Wednesday, which was forecast to be warm, we set off promptly at around 8.30 am to do our favourite Coastal Walk, having left our car in town and taxied to Tacking Point lighthouse. About¬†2 1/4 hrs and … Read more

Port Macquarie 2017, Days 1 to 3: Getting there

This year’s Port Macquarie blog will be a “lite” version, as we do for places we visit frequently. In other words, we’ll only write¬†posts every few days. So, here goes. We set off, as we usually do, around 9.30am on Thursday morning. It was a lovely mild day, perfect for driving. But, I’m not going … Read more