2021 Day Tours

Tour Calendar & Tour Descriptions

Buffalo

EUNGAI BUFFALO FARM & SOUTH WEST ROCKS

  • Thursday 4 February 2021
  • Cost $75.00 per person includes air-conditioned coach travel, morning tea & lunch.
  • Depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 9:00am

We depart the Port Macquarie coach terminal at 9.00am and travel north to visit the Eungai Buffalo Farm for a tour and morning tea. The farm has been established for over 40 years and produces a variety of products from their milk – cheese gelato, yoghurt to name a few (meat products are available). We enjoy morning tea overlooking the luscious green paddocks and contented herd. From here we travel to South West Rocks for lunch at the Country Club. Mid afternoon we return to Gladstone with time to peruse the local gift shops or maybe a cold drink in the historic hotel. We return to Port late afternoon.

Cundletown

CUNDLETOWN MUSEUM & EXPLORING THE MANNING

  • Wednesday 17 March 2021
  • Cost $65.00 per person includes air-conditioned coach travel, morning tea, lunch and visits.
  • Depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 9:00am

We depart the coach terminal at 9.00am heading south to the Manning where we visit the quaint Cundletown Historical Museum. It is fully run and funded by volunteers and is a credit to their dedication. While here, we have morning tea. Now we take off to explore the islands and waterways of the lower Manning – still suffering from the effects of the devastating bushfires.
We arrive at the little village of Manning Point for lunch at the bowling club. Mid afternoon we return via Mitchell and Oxley Islands to view the area around Winda Woppa. We have a comfort stop at the South Taree Services before arriving back in Port beating the early darkness of Autumn.

Coffs

COFFS MARINE CENTRE & FROG ZOO

  • Wednesday 21 April 2021
  • Cost $80.00 per person includes air-conditioned coach travel, morning tea, lunch and visits.
  • Depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8:30am

We depart the coach terminal at 8.30am heading for Coffs Harbour. We have a morning tea break at Nambucca Heads before we arrive at the Southern Cross University Marine study centre. Here we have an informative talk and tour of this amazing facility where we can get up-close and personal with all different types of sea life. Now our next venue is new to us and very unique. We visit the Frog Zoo at Boambee. Here there are housed in around 60 exhibition cases are frogs from all around the world living in unique environments. Our host Peter will give a detailed explanation and you can get up close and personal with them…..so hop to it!! Of course, Pete is a chef as well and we have lunch onsite. NO frogs legs!
After our visit we head for home via Toormina & Sawtell with a comfort stop at South Kempsey if required.

Mystery!

MYSTERY TOUR

  • Wednesday 16 June 2021
  • Cost $70.00 per person includes air-conditioned coach travel, morning tea, lunch and visits.
  • Depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 9:00am

We depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 9.00am. Goodness knows where we are going ???? but come with us anyway. We should be home around 4.30pm

Manning Cruiser

XMAS IN JULY ON THE MANNING RIVER

  • Thursday 1 July 2021
  • Cost $90.00 per person includes air-conditioned coach travel, morning tea, lunch & cruise.
  • Depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8:30am

We depart the coach terminal at 8.30am and travel to Chatham for our first stop at the ever-popular craft centre and shop – run by Elsie! Here we can purchase hand made goods and enjoy a homemade morning tea.
We are then off to meet Marie and Darren on board the MV Manning Cruiser. Marie will have the boat all dressed up in Christmas Décor. You better wear some decorations yourself. A scrumptious Christmas lunch will be served, and the boat is fully licensed. It is also completely enclosed making the day cosy & warm. We now cruise the Manning with great commentary from Darren.
Mid afternoon we return to Port after an enjoyable Christmas in July on the Manning.

Pub Beer No

LEMON MYRTLE & PUB WITH NO BEER

  • Thursday 2 September 2021
  • Cost $65.00 per person includes air-conditioned coach travel, morning tea, lunch & visits.
  • Depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8:30am

We depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8.30am heading north to Macksville. From here we follow the Nambucca River to our morning tea destination at the Lemon Myrtle farm where we can sample and peruse their products over a scrumptious morning tea. Now its off to Gordon Parson, Slim dusty and Shorty Ranger country at Taylor’s Arm – the little village that is home to the “Pub with No Beer”. What’s its real name??? a chance to win a minty! After a scrumptious lunch and check out of the memorabilia, we return to Macksville and visit Vince at the MacNuts shop. Lots of tastings and purchases to be had. Late afternoon we return to Port Macquarie.