Live the idyllic country to coast lifestyle
Port Macquarie is ideal for those craving a laid-back coastal lifestyle in a thriving town.
An ever-growing township located midway between Brisbane and Sydney, Port Macquarie welcomes diversity and culture, and is home to more than 73,000 locals.
Placed at the centre of a number of growing coastal and western townships, Port Macquarie’s unsurpassed natural wonders and diverse range of attractions include the world’s first Koala Hospital, the Billabong Zoo and Timbertown, as well as a host of beaches, wineries, cafes and dining options.
Feel like you are permanently on holiday in the heart of one Australia’s hidden holiday gems. Well known for its pristine beaches, sparkling estuaries, lush hinterland, and abundant wildlife, Port Macquarie is a place of unspoiled natural beauty.
A hub of activities
Go wine tasting in the Hastings River region, pick your own strawberries at Ricardos Tomatoes and Strawberries, savour local wine at Cassegrain Wines and enjoy the amazing food and relaxed coastal ambience in one of Port Macquarie’s wide range of restaurants.
Enjoy fishing, surfing or paddle boarding at one of 17 of the best beaches on the NSW coast, head up into the hinterland for a hike or mountain bike ride, enjoy the surrounding wineries, restaurants and cafes, or just sit at home and enjoy being surrounded by nature.
The Sanctuary is perfectly poised to provide a relaxed country atmosphere with the benefits of a growing, vibrant economy.