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COURTESY BRIDGET MAHONY The lookout at Lighthouse Beach in Port Macquarie offers a relaxing vista on a
9-kilometer coastal walk.
COURTESY BRIDGET MAHONY Located just north of Coffs Harbour on the Pacific Highway, “The Big Banana” claims to be “Australia’s first big thing.” The popular attraction includes a number of rides, a water park and an ice skating rink.
COURTESY MATTHEW MICHAELIS Just off Main Beach in Byron Bay, Asia Joe’s offers healthy stir-fries and bowls of curries for post-beach bites.
COURTESY BRIDGET MAHONY A view from the Four Seasons hotel in Sydney, located in the historic Rocks district and situated overlooking Sydney Harbor.
COURTESY BRIDGET MAHONY Casual by day, the Port Macquarie restaurant transforms into an elegant affair by night, serving freshly prepared seasonal fare.
COURTESY BRIDGET MAHONY Crab curry is one of the many menu offerings at The Corner Restaurant, which is open seven days a week.
COURTESY BRIDGET MAHONY Amid a stunning coastline of rocky headlands and neighboring the banks of the Hastings River estuary is the vibrant town of Port Macquarie. The town’s jetty provides a tranquil setting to take in the sunset.