Heading north in your low-cost hire car Port Macquarie from Newcastle the town of Port Macquarie was established on the mouth of the Hasting River back in 1821 for the hard convicts from England — today considered on of Australia`s number one beach resort. Until the early 1970`s the town remained ostracized, silent and isolated. Tourism with it knowledge and boom slowly started in the mind 70`s and has since not ceased. Port Macquarie Car Rental is the perfect way to explore this area. Port Macquarie is the fastest growing town on the north coast of NSW. The town offers all the star facilities of any top beach location in the world but all in country scenery, an album of beaches, mountains, forests and bushland, the great time in your Port Macquarie Rental Car is guaranteed. The long sandy beach starts right from the city and run along its coastline bordered by intense forest on the mountains and then bushland.
The town itself offers amusement parks, mini zoos, water sports and plenty of fishing, along with its stunning beach land, the Car Rental Port Macquarie is the best way to enjoy this area. This town is well connected from Sydney with the Pacific Highway and enroot your trip to Brisbane in your cheap rental car Port Macquarie. This city has managed to slowly destroy all the remains of its convict past with the last standing building being St Thomas Church, built in 1824 by the convicts, this is the 3rd oldest church in the country. The Historical Museum in the city is an extensive and well presented collection of documents and memorabilia detailing the history of this region and town. Fisherman`s Co-op found at the beach end is the location from where most cruses leave, presenting the harbour and coastline in its prettiest form. Kooloonbung Creek Natural Park is a bushland reserve close to town and offering many trails to explore in your cheap hire car Port Macquarie, including Casuarina, Mangrove and even Eucalyptus, all set in a rainforest setting of prehistoric Australia. The three main swimming and surfing beaches in the city are Town Beach, Flynn`s Beach and The Lighthouse, you can visit them all in your budget hire car Port Macquarie. Sea Acers Rainforest Centre south of the town displays an impressive collection of plant and animal life form. In over 178 acres of unspoilt terrain this places houses more than 170 plant species, including a 300 years old cabbage palms. Also in it possession are a variety of native animals, reptiles and birds, a delight for children and an enjoyable break from the beach and surf Back in the town Roto is a nineteenth century homestead for all ages to enjoy while driving your cheap rental car Port Macquarie. Billabong Koala and Wildlife Park another haven for kids with its large collection of kangaroos and koalas. The kangaroos can be handfed and koalas patted and embraced. The Kingfisher Conversation Park keeps around 400 animals, some extinct. Peppermint Park in the town is a typical amusement park with giant waterslides, mini golf, roller skating ring and other classic fun material. The Hasting District Historical Museum displays ancient Australian costumes, memorabilia`s of wars, early clocks and watches, and relics from convict days and their life. Stop your cheap hire car Port Macquarie and visit the museum.
Port Macquarie has plenty to offer in the way of food for its visitors. All the main locations are lined with superb options with good restaurant and cafés, seafood being the local delicacy. The weekends offer a good nightlife to get lost in.