2015 – Major Events in Port Macquarie

Summer events – Dec to Feb 2016
Whether it’s Oysters in the Vines, bands by the beach, feasting and indulging at food and wine festivals or cheering the racing billygoats at a country fair, there is a diverse and eclectic smorgasbord of events on throughout the summer.


Autumn events – Mar to May 2016
Pack your trumpet, or just your dance shows and groove to the sounds of New Orleans at the Big Band Blast Festival. Celebrate all that is local in May at the Slice of Haven annual food and wine festival or be among  the crowds cheering on top athletes competing in Toyota IRONMAN Australia.


Winter events – June to August 2016
Sport plays a big part in local life and the Greater Port Macquarie region is a superb venue for Motorcross, the Australian Formula Powerboat Grand Prix, and the annual King of the Mountain fun run – just some of the many thrilling spectacles that get the adrenaline pumping!


Spring events – Sep to Nov 2016
Special occasions create lasting holiday memories and our ever-popular Tastings on Hastings food and wine festival is just one annual drawcard. Come out and about and enjoy the region’s invigorating outdoor this spring: there are plenty of fun activities on our calendar and we just love to have visitors join us in our amazing range of leisure-time events.