2021 Day Tours

Tour Calendar & Tour Descriptions

Bellingen Markets

BELLINGEN MARKETS

  • Saturday 16 October 2021
  • Cost $30.00 per person coach only.
  • Depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8:00am

We depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8.00am travelling to Bellingen. The markets here have a bit of everything –right in the heart of town. Opportunities galore to enjoy morning tea, brunch/lunch as you peruse the many stalls and listen to the music. Maybe visit some of the specialty shops in town as well. Don’t forget Christmas will be just around the corner! We depart for home at 1.30pm stopping at the South Kempsey Service Centre for a comfort break.

Larrikin Lockup - Lorne Valley - Comboyne Plateau

COMBOYNE PLATEAU, LARRIKIN LOCKUP & LORNE VALLEY

  • Thursday 11 November 2021
  • Cost $70.00 per person includes air conditioned coach travel, morning tea/tour & visit and lunch.
  • Depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8:30am

The hills of Comboyne beckon us as we depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8.30am.We are on our way to visit a new little secret –Larrikins Lock Up–created by Anne-Marie & Peter Newman in 2018. They bought the 1905 Police Station and Comboyne’s first Gaol. We now have the opportunity to share in these unique buildings and stunning property on the Thone River. Stroll through the expansive gardens or drop in to purchase a hand made woodcraft item at the gaolor pick up a new plant for the garden. While we are here we enjoy a scrumptious morning tea. Mid morning we leave the picturesque woodlands through to the Lorne Valley and the little village of Kendall for our lunch at the local club. In the afternoon we have the opportunity to meander over to the op-shop or visit the Kendall Co-Op Craft at the Railway Station –the coach will do drop offs and pick-ups if required. Mid afternoon we return via Wauchope & the Bago Road to Port Macquarie

Coffs Botanical Gardens

COFFS BOTANICAL GARDENS & BUTTERFLY HOUSE

  • Friday 3 December 2021
  • Cost $75.00 per person includes air conditioned coach travel, morning tea & visits and lunch.
  • Depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8:30am

We depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8.30am with our first stop at the enriching and diversified Coffs Harbour Botanical Gardens with easy access boardwalks to all areas. It is a mixture of rainforest, mild coastal swamps and beautiful hand cared gardens of all colours. While here we enjoy our morning tea.Next we are off to the re-vamped Coffs Butterfly House. An amazing story of these colourful winged wonders await us –as well as plenty more. We enjoy an exhibition and talk on the history of local dinosaurs! We also have the opportunity to stroll through their extensive gardens & maze. While this is happening we have a beautiful picnic lunch provided in site. Mid afternoon we return to Port with our usual comfort stop at South Kempsey.

Mystery Christmas Lunch

MYSTERY CHRISTMAS LUNCH

  • Tuesday 14 December 2021
  • Cost $45.00 per person book direct with HCTours for lots of fun & prizes.

Pub with no beer

LEMON MYRTLE & PUB WITH NO BEER

  • Wednesday 9th February 2022
  • 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.

Hillview Herbs

MOUNTAIN MAID GOLD MINE & HILLVIEW HERBS

  • Thursday 3 March 2022
  • Cost $80.00 per person includes air-conditioned coach travel, morning tea, gold mine tour, lunch & visits.
  • Depart the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8:00am

An early start this morning departing the Port Macquarie Coach Terminal at 8.00am. We are off to the Gloucester area to visit the Copeland Gold Mine site, enjoy morning tea and with the help of our National Parks guide explore the untouched history of this little surprise at the bottom of the Barrington Tops. We have lunch with Karen at Hillview Herb Farm with BBQ goodies & her woodfired pizza in tranquil setting with time after lunch to purchase her gorgeous homemade products. Mid afternoon we depart for Taree and a comfort stop before arriving home after a “golden” day out.