Port Bus Charters, Tours and Rentals Pty Ltd

Adventure and Outdoors Tours

Port Bus is a family-owned and managed the business on the Mid North Coast of Australia. They offer a variety of Local Tours, Tours to outer Regions and Event Transport.

Itineraries range in length from half-day tours to extended four-day tours.

You will have the choice of a variety of day tours from family-friendly to adults-only or even specialised tours for the gals and or the guys!

Port Bus is the transport provider for most major Festivals in the Region, providing you with your very own designated driver.

The Mid North Coast has so much on offer and they would love to have you join them so All Aboard Port Bus.

Facilities

Service Types

Adventure and Outdoors Tours Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Cultural and Theme Tours Food and Wine Tours Nature and wildlife Nightlife Tours Shopping Tours Sightseeing Tours Sports Tours

Fitness

Basic Moderate

Disabled Assistance

Caters for high support needs Caters for limited mobility Caters for people with allergies and intolerances. Disabled access available Wheelchair access

Services

From $547 to $792

All Aboard Port Bus for a day on the green event at Bimbadgen to see Simple Minds, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark and Eurogliders. This is a tour you will not want to miss!

Disabled Access

From $493 to $547

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA is the Tony Award® winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music that delighted Broadway audiences with its surprisingly contemporary take on the classic tale. This lush production features incredible orchestrations, jaw-dropping transformations, and all the moments you love—the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball, and more—plus some surprising new twists! Be transported as you rediscover some of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s most beloved songs, including “In My Own Little Corner”, “Impossible/It’s Possible” and “Ten Minutes Ago” in this hilarious and romantic experience for anyone who has ever had a dream.

Disabled Access

From $495 to $565

Ain’t no party like an 80’s Party!
Jump in the Port Bus time machine and join them in the Hunter Valley amongst the vines at the picturesque Hope Estate for a Massive 80’s extravaganza!

Disabled Access

From $119.9 to $139.9

When Carl was a small boy at school, he asked the teacher how Ants feel. He never got an answer all those years ago, but he still wants to know.

Voted number one comedian two years running, come along and see Carl’s brand-new show –Skating Rink for Flies. A night where he ponders things, everyone thinks about but never mention. Things like plastic bags, peanut butter, and the possible emotions of an ant.

There is no point to this show other than to make you laugh as much as possible. Funny stories from a bloke with a funny head. What more could you ask for? (Bit of wee guarantee)

Disabled Access

$109

Do not let the size of the group fool you! The four Taikoz dynamos conjure an energetic, dramatic, and at times, explosive set that has all the hallmarks of the full-piece ensemble.

Disabled Access

From $15 to $54

Acknowledged by many as the act that single-handedly shaped modern Australian country music by infusing his influences of John Mellencamp, The Band and The Angels with the storytelling ethos of Slim Dusty and his lyrical insight, sharp wit and empathy for the average working man. This combined with his handsome good looks and country charm ensured there was no stopping his success across all demographics. his hits!

Disabled Access

From $490 to $545

Wauchope is a town in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales, Australia. It is within the boundaries of the Port Macquarie-Hastings Council area. Wauchope is inland on the Hastings River and the Oxley Highway 19 km west of Port Macquarie. The town is 406 km north of the state capital Sydney. Population: 6,002 (2006 census (7,500 including King Creek and Redbank))

Visit: Cowarra Dam, Wauchope Shopping Precinct, Hastings Hotel & Vickers Fudge

Disabled Access

From $480 to $540

Who doesn’t love QUEEN? Well if you do not then this one is not for you!
All you will hear is Radio Ga Ga as we are the champions taking you to the Riverside Theatre for ‘We Will Rock You’ the Musical. Do not miss out on this weekend away or Another one might bite the dust.

Disabled Access

From $15 to $55

This amazing trio of singers has presented the music of The Gibb Brothers all over the world impressing audiences wherever they have appeared.

Their voices soar through all the great romantic ballads and disco hits with the unmistakable harmonies that were the trademark of The Bee Gees.

Disabled Access

From $10 to $50

Normie Rowe AM was Australia’s first King of Pop with hits including Shakin All Over, Ohh La La and It Ain’t Necessarily So.

Dinah Lee (the Queen of the mods) is a New Zealand born singer with hits including Reet Petite and Do The Blue Beat and is acknowledged as New Zealand’s greatest musical import to Australia.
Jade Hurley OAM dubbed by Johnny O’Keefe as ‘Australia’s King of Country Rock’ is Australia’s very own Piano Man

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Family Friendly

From $15 to $54

A brilliant evening of world-class comedy from the Irishman internationally celebrated as one of live stand-up’s true masters. LUSC are thrilled to welcome Jimeoin as part of his new smash-hit “Turn it Up!” tour – do not miss this hilarious show!
It will be a great fun night out so do not miss your chance to see the award-winning star of TV shows including ‘Live at the Apollo’, ‘Conan’, ‘Royal Variety Performance’ and ‘Sunday Night at the Palladium’ – Live!

Disabled Access

$205

They have sold more than one hundred million albums world-wide and been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame – Fleetwood Mac’s songs are part of international music history.
The Internationally Acclaimed Australian Fleetwood Mac Show “Running In The Shadows” is heading to the Newcastle to pay homage to the superstar band. The six-piece rock band explore Fleetwood Mac’s extensive back catalogue, covering all the classic ballads, blues, and rock songs from their five decades plus career.

Disabled Access

$83

Get your walking shoes on and all aboard the Port Bus Spring Garden Day Out! You’ll experience three plant retailers/nurseries, morning tea and lunch what more could you ask for?

Disabled Access

From $10 to $50

Mossy’s debut album was released on 1 August, 1989 and peaked at #1 on the ARIA Albums Chart. It remained in the Top 10 for an amazing 14 weeks, shipping more than 200,000 copies in the first 12 months alone.

Matchbook hit #1 on the ARIA Albums Chart in 1989 and remained in the Top 10 for 14 weeks, selling over 200,000 copies and went on to see “Mossy” take away Album of the Year, Best Male Artist and Breakthrough Artist – Album, Breakthrough Artist – Single and Song of the Year (shared with Don Walker) for Tucker’s Daughter, as well as being nominated for Single of the Year.

Six of the album’s 10 songs, including Tucker’s Daughter, were written by Cold Chisel bandmate Don Walker; two were co-written by Moss and Walker; and one co-written by Moss, Walker and Cold Chisel drummer, Steve Prestwich.

Disabled Access

$99

Pickups commence around 8 am having us arrive for morning tea at Miss Nellies around 10. Browse Kendall Craft Co-op before heading South to Nabiac. Continue your browsing this time in Nabiac! Head over to the Nabiac Hotel for Lunch around 1 pm.

Disabled Access

From $10 to $50

When the doors open and the audience enters the showroom, the big screens come to life showing original music clips, and television commercials from the ’50s, the ’60s and 70’s to set troom’s he nostalgic moom. You hear the audience laugh and chatting with each other as they reminisce over the old footage that sparks the memories of the days gone by.

Disabled Access

From $15 to $54

Highly acclaimed Australian country music artist Adam Harvey has released his new single “Ramblin Fever” and his much-anticipated Highway One Tour.
Joining Adam is Raechel Whitchurch, a multi-talented singer-songwriter and musician who grew up performing in her family’s travelling band The Lees.

Disabled Access

From $15 to $50

Return transport to Long Point Vineyard to see Ben Lee. Over 20 pick up locations to choose from. AUD5 from each concert ticket sold will go to Lake Cathie Rural Fire Service.

Disabled Access

From $168 to $173

Remember the days of Cat Stevens? The name brings back a thousand memories – dark eyes, a winning voice and songs the whole world sang along to; Moonshadow, Wild World, Peace Train, Where Do the Children Play, Father and Son, Morning Has Broken. They have become bookmarks in our lives, deeply personal as if they were written especially for us.

Disabled Access

$93

Scotts Head is a coastal village of the Nambucca Valley local government area in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales, Australia. ’Wikipedia’
Enjoy the infamous ‘Port Bus Morning Tea’ (thanks Miss Mel) before we head up to Scotts Head and enjoy the scenery and lunch at Scotts Hub.

Disabled Access

$163

Once upon a time, a distant kingdom celebrated the birth of a beautiful princess who they named Aurora. The evil fairy ‘carabosse’ casts a spell on the Princess meaning she will die from a needle prick. The King banishes all knitting needles from the Kingdom.

In this two Act fairy-tale performance, La Classique will capture the imagination, the passion and the magic of Sleeping Beauty. A hugely enjoyable dance spectacular for ballet lovers of all ages.

Disabled Access

From $319 to $499

All Aboard Port Bus for a fun filled weekend! Road trip with the Girls after pickups it’s off to Sydney we go. A morning tea and lunch stop on the way before we check in and head over to Bennelong Point, Sydney Harbour for dinner before 5SOS rock the Forecourt – Sydney Harbour. Sunday will see us with a few hours of shopping on our way home.

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Remember when you were ONLY 16, Dr Hook songs were all over the radio!

Some of you could have been in a STONED and I MISSED IT situation?

But if you WALK RIGHT IN to the Hooked Show, with those SEXY EYES, you’ll know only GIRLS CAN GET IT and most likely will want a LITTLE BIT MORE as you’ll be UP ON THE MOUNTAIN MAKIN IT BIG singing along having fun with the fantastic music of Dr Hook and the Medicine Show.

You will want to be on the COVER OF THE ROLLING STONE while SHARIN THE NIGHT TOGETHER with SYVIAS MOTHER, coz she is the SWEETEST OF ALL.

Lets make it MORE LIKE THE MOVIES as the guys from Hooked take you back in time to Dr Hooks fantastic – Crazy – entertaining antics from the days of old!

Disabled Access

From $139 to $144

“The Woman In Black” treads in the footsteps of the classic ghost story, following the tradition of Charles Dickens and Henry James. It relies on atmosphere, a vivid sense of place, on hints and glimpses and suggestions, on what is shadowy, heard and sometimes only half-seen. Part of the fear that Susan Hill conjures up is a sense that these events could happen to anyone.

Disabled Access

From $406 to $541

All Aboard Port Bus to Sydney Harbour, Tuesday 30th March 2021 to experience the joy and heartache of the world’s most popular opera at Sydney’s best night out.
Fireworks will light up the sky and a giant chandelier shimmers over the harbour stage with 10,000 Swarovski crystals

Disabled Access

$80

Pickups commence around 9 am having us arrive for morning tea at Moorland Cottage. Off for a tour of Manning Point before lunch @Club Old Bar. Taking in a browse through the Taree Craft Cottage prior to heading home.

Disabled Access

From $374 to $1713

Australia’s most awarded music festival which takes place annually over the Easter Long Weekend just outside the coastal town of Byron Bay!
In 2021 Port Bus will be providing transport and 1, 3- or 5-day packages.

The line-up is AMAZING! Over 50 bands/artists during the five-day event. Jimmy Barnes, Kasey Chambers, John Butler, Ian Moss, Russel Morris & so many more.

Disabled Access

From $1150 to $1378

The Bathurst 6 Hour is an endurance race for production vehicles with annual grids exceeding 60 cars. Supported by five race categories, multiple races and nonstop action will be the order of the day during the three-day motor fest!

Disabled Access

From $124 to $128

Rock and Roll as it was – the music of two massive artists from the era when Rock n Roll started and into the 60’s.
A tribute to; Americas BUDDY HOLLY and Australias JOHNNY O KEEFE .
Two and a Half hours of pure Rock n Roll featuring from the Gold Coast – Internationally touring Kris Knight as BUDDY HOLLY, . and
The Legend himself who was managed by the great Johnny O Keefe
DENNIS KNIGHT as Johnny O Keefe
Both artist backed by the Wizzbang Rock n Roll band to rock the night away.
Bring your vocal chords and memory banks with you for a one night only extravaganza of fun and enjoyment.

Disabled Access

From $115 to $117

Since its first performance at the National Theatre in 2007, War Horse has become an international smash hit, capturing the imagination of millions of people around the world.
Based on Michael Morpurgo’s novel and adapted for the stage by Nick Stafford, War Horse takes audiences on an extraordinary journey from the fields of rural Devon to the trenches of First World War France.
Filled with stirring music and songs, this powerfully moving and imaginative drama is a show of phenomenal inventiveness. At its heart are astonishing life-size puppets by South Africa’s Handspring Puppet Company, who bring breathing, galloping, charging horses to thrilling life on stage.

Disabled Access

From $519 to $639

Spend a few days away this Summer at Tea Gardens. We have so many things planned for you and even scheduled you in some time out!
We visit beautiful Nelson Bay via the Tea Gardens Ferry, keep an eye out for the dolphins. After an interesting morning at Good Samaritan Donkey Sanctuary, we will take a guided tour of Tocal Homestead at Paterson with lunch included. Williamtown Fighter World for morning tea and to top it off a Private Animal Encounter for our group at Oakvale Wildlife Park

Disabled Access

$99

Enjoy a bite to eat by the riverside or get your kitchen in order with a range of fresh produce and gourmet foods to take home. With an extensive range of toys, clothes, fashion, plants, candles, perfumes, fishing gear, furniture and so much more you will love your day out at the Market.
The Laurieton Riverwalk Markets are held every third Sunday of each month with an extra Market in January. They are held at the Bruce Porter Reserve in Laurieton. Tourists and locals alike have a great day at the Laurieton Riverwalk Markets. There is something for everyone!
The Camden Haven Chamber has conducted the Laurieton Riverwalk Markets for over 20 years.

Disabled Access

$95

CraftAlive  is in  Newcastle and Port Bus is ready to get you there!

 Featuring both local and interstate craft experts, the show is packed full of the latest craft supplies, kits and equipment.

CraftAlive  is a hands-on event. A chance to learn from world class specialists with interactive classes.

Disabled Access

From $95 to $489

The Newcastle Agricultural Horticultural and Industrial Association Inc was formed in 1899 and held the first Newcastle Show in May 1902.
Historically The Show comprises of a centre ring show with livestock parades, show jumping and other various attractions such as fireworks; an agriculture pavilion with displays and judging of livestock and produce; commercial stands and exhibits; an exhibition centre hosting many exhibits; show bag and sideshow alley with carnival rides, games, and shopping.
Rich in history, but new in approach, The Show offers something for everyone
With an ever-evolving annual showcase – discover something new at The Show!

Disabled Access

From $10 to $60

Return transport to Cassegrain Winery for the 2021 Taste of Autumn. No need for a plan B when Port Bus have you covered.
Join us for Taste of Autumn, an inspired degustation dinner being held on Saturday 6th of March at twotriplefour by Bills at Cassegrain Wines. Expect full flavour and impeccable presentation with a 5-course dining menu created in collaboration with the chefs from sister restaurant, Bills Fishhouse + Bar. Each course will be carefully curated to match Cassegrain Wines’ premium wines and draw on the Mid North Coast’s local, seasonal produce.

Disabled Access

From $10 to $50

Peter is known for bringing a modern and refreshing feel to his events. He amazes audiences with his ability to communicate with loved ones passed over, but does so with energy, laughter and a heartfelt respect. Peter works very closely with the souls passed over to deliver messages to members of the audience and adds small educational anecdotes throughout to ensure everyone can walk away feeling positive and uplifted.

Disabled Access

From $135 to $159

First held in 1823, the Sydney Royal Easter Show is Australia’s largest annual ticketed event, attracting over 828,000 attendees on average. The Show is a celebration of Australian culture, from our rural traditions to our modern-day lifestyles, providing unique experiences for everyone. Revenue generated by it allows the RAS to invest in agricultural programs, competitions, education, youth and rural NSW.

Disabled Access

From $182 to $194

As Ben says: “The last time I toured I was still smarter than my phone. Things have definitely taken a funny turn.”
A highly respected author, Elton has published 16 best-selling novels, six of which became number one bestsellers. Elton is also widely known for his writing for the stage which includes three smash hit West End plays and the global phenomenon We Will Rock You based on the music of British rock legends Queen.

Disabled Access

From $10 to $167

Experience one of the most prominent Irish Dance shows in the world today. With all new sets, costumes, tunes and effects, we promise you have not seen anything like this year’s show!
It’s truly ‘Celtic―for this decade’.

Disabled Access

From $114 to $151

If you’re a fan of Country music, then this is a must see show. Country Superstars will resonate with anyone who enjoys professional production and engaging performers. Be part of this two-hour, five-star concert experience where you can sing and dance to your favourite country hits.

Disabled Access

From $525 to $640

The Hunter Valley Gin & Jazz Festival will be enriched with botanicals and cocktails, to become the first annual Hunter Valley Gin & Jazz Festival.
A great day out for groups of friends, ladies who lunch, and lovers of gin and jazz to get on board Port Bus to the Hunter Valley’s biggest beer (or should we say gin) garden at Hope Estate. Set on the rolling lawns of Hope Estate’s amphitheatre, enjoy G&T Tastings, a long lunch, a picnic, wine tastings, craft beer paddles, gin masterclasses & boutique local markets all to the background sound of live jazz tunes.

Disabled Access

From $680 to $790

Las Vegas, London, Berlin Australia, it’s our turn.
Welcome to the world of Magic Mike Live.
Conceived and co-directed by Channing Tatum, Magic Mike Live is a thrilling 360-degree live dance and acrobatic spectacular based on the hit movies.
Equal parts empowering and exhilarating, Magic Mike Live is one of the most unique, exciting, and immersive live experiences in the world.

FREE YOUR MAGIC

Disabled Access

$119

Sydney Harbour Tall Ships ‘Coral Trekker’ is heading North to Port Macquarie for the Port Macquarie – Hastings Bicentenary 2021. The Port Macquarie-Hastings Bicentenary 2021 will be from 10th till the 18th of April 2021.
It has been a while since the Tall Ships have sailed outside of Sydney and they are excited to be able to go on another voyage!
Coral Trekker will be at the Lady Nelson Wharf, at the end of the Main St. in Port Macquarie. Join the festivities and take the opportunity to help set sail or have a go at the wheel! Experience sailing on the authentic and traditional vessel. Touch the old timber of the ship and feel real maritime history. Don’t miss out!

Disabled Access

From $25 to $44

The Ultimate Bee Gees is an amazing trio of singers who have presented the music of The Gibb Brothers all over the world impressing audiences wherever they have appeared.
Their voices soar through all the great romantic ballads and disco hits with the unmistakable harmonies that were the trademark of The Bee Gees.
You can sit back and be entertained to all the hits from Saturday Night Fever.
Damián Wynne, originally from the Gold Coast, portrays Barry Gibb on guitar and vocals. Scotty Thomas is superb as Robin Gibb and Nick Coleman is outstanding as Maurice Gibb on keyboard, guitar, and vocals.
Be excited as the group present hits such as ‘Massachusetts’, ‘Words’ and ‘Saturday Night Fever’ as well as songs they wrote for other superstars such as ‘Chain Reaction’ for Diana Ross, ‘Islands in the Stream’ for Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers and ‘Grease’ for Frankie Valli.
The Ultimate Bee Gees are one of the best tributes in the world with amazing charisma on stage-
“NOT TO BE MISSED”

Disabled Access

$121

Burrell Creek Hall markets are held every second Sunday, every second month at Burrell Creek Hall. After a browse through we will head over to Bluebell Hill for a stroll through the beautiful meadow where we will enjoy our picnic lunch. Time to earn your lunch with a guided tour through Wingham Museum. To finish our day, we stop in at Wingham Brush. Here we will see flying foxes, enjoy the birdlife whilst walking through the rainforest.

Disabled Access

From $10 to $60

All aboard Port Bus for the 14th Annual Kempsey Show. Something for everyone: beef cattle, dairy cattle, goats, poultry, sheep, horses, home brew section, men’s cake challenge, rides, show bags and much more.

Disabled Access

$158

Home to timeless classics such as ‘I Feel the Earth Move’, ‘So Far Away’, ‘You’ve Got a Friend’, ‘It’s Too Late’, ‘Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow’, ‘(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman’, the album resided on the Billboard charts for a staggering five years and went on to be the biggest selling female album of all time with more than 25 million copies sold, before being surpassed by another megastar, Whitney Houston.
Singing these songs will be Esther, accompanied by a band comprised of some of Australia’s finest contemporary musicians that includes musical director and Jet bassist Mark Wilson; keyboardists Clio Renner and Louis Macklin; guitarist and vocalist Olivia Bartley (Olympia) and drummer Pete Marin.

Disabled Access

From $1105 to $1430

Join Port Bus as ‘The Food Basket of NSW’ comes alive with the finest fresh produce. CELEBRATING 30 YEARS OF F.O.O.D | 9 – 18 April 2021. Orange F.O.O.D Week is Australia’s longest running regional food festival and has been acclaimed as one of Australia’s top ten food festivals. The community festival is being held from Friday 9th April to Sunday 18th April 2021 and celebrates the Orange region’s diverse and high-quality food and wine. It showcases the farmers who grow it, as well as the local chefs, cooks, restaurateurs, and caterers that create extraordinary dishes with it.

Disabled Access

$58

Bellingen Community Markets is one of the oldest, largest, and most diverse markets on the mid north coast.
With over 200 fantastic stalls, check out the large selection of art and craft, handmade and grown, bric-a-brac, 2nd hand, recycled, upcycled, jewellery, pottery, metal and woodwork, soaps, honey, fresh produce, plants, massage, alternative therapies, and local community groups spreading the good word. With a wide variety of delicious multicultural food and drinks, you can listen to live music on stage from 10am-2pm and the many talented buskers throughout the park.
Surrounded by magnificent old growth trees and meandering creeks, the inclusive event welcomes everyone to meet, greet, eat, socialise (at a distant) and shop to your hearts content in a safe, friendly, and relaxed atmosphere.
Bellingen Community Markets is only a short stroll south of Bellingen town. Feel good in knowing you are supporting local traders, artists, and producers!
Come on all aboard for a leisurely drive to beautiful Bellingen and seize the day!
Bellingen Community Markets . not just a marketplace but a great place to be!

Disabled Access

From $1379 to $1659

Our first Garden is award-winning Hunter Region Botanic Gardens which is managed and maintained by volunteers for the enjoyment and education of the people of the Hunter region. Next stop, the Secret Garden & Nursery. The Secret Garden is a not-for-profit ‘Community Hub’ situated on 15 acres at the Western Sydney University campus in Richmond.
Onto Retford Park which is a heritage must-see in the Southern Highlands.
Our Private Gardens of Monaro tour meets at the first garden, Hazeldean at 10.00am sharp.

Disabled Access

From $10 to $50

Margaret Fulton reigned supreme on our country’s cooking scene, awarded an OAM in 1983 and later identified as a National Living Treasure. The Margaret Fulton Cookbook encouraged Australian housewives to experiment with more interesting ingredients, straying from the old tradition of meat and three veg.

Disabled Access

To $0

The Little Mermaid is a new work in the Victorian State Ballet repertoire that follows the narrative based predominately on the story by Hans Christian Andersen. Choreography by Michelle Cassar de Sierra is a stunning display of classical ballet and physical theatre that magically tell the tale of this much-loved story.

Disabled Access

$99

This month we do not have to go far for our April Long Lunch. To start the day we visit the Koala Hospital for a tour and checkout those cute little guys. Wander outside into the beautiful grounds where you will find you Morning Tea. We then take in a tour of the 1890 built Roto House! Hungry yet? Well it is time to head over to Douglas Vale Winery for our tastings and lunch. Ahh what a day and all in our own backyard.

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From $573 to $664

Rolling Thunder Vietnam: is a concert drama that unites personal stories of young Vietnam War soldiers with classic songs of the era. The stirring show about courage, endurance, protest, longing and homecoming, transports audiences to a time of uncertainty and momentous change in the late 60’s. It is a love story at heart. Featuring an outstanding young cast, stunning musicianship and potent visuals, the storytelling wraps around many of the great rock classics, including Magic Carpet Ride, Fortunate Son, All Along The Watchtower, The Letter, Killing Me Softly With His Song, Born to be Wild and Bridge Over Troubled Water.

Disabled Access

$40

Ready for a day out? Got some cash burning a hole in your pocket? Need an excuse to head out with girls? Our quarterly Shopping trip is back. This trip we head South to Stockland Mall, Forster.

Disabled Access

$133

The Inaugural Port Bus Foraging Lunch
All aboard for a day of food, drinks, fun and laughter and who knows you may even meet a friend. Three different venues for entrée, main and dessert!

Disabled Access

From $566 to $656

A bustling port in colonial times, Morpeth is an historic town on the banks of the Hunter River. Today you can take a boat from Newcastle, sample local wines and browse boutique shops in heritage 19th century buildings, including the bakehouse where the Arnott’s family biscuit dynasty began.
Discover fascinating heritage sites, including Queens Wharf and colonial hitching posts for horses, on the Morpeth Heritage Walk. The picturesque Queens Wharf was one of Australia’s most important inland wharves before the railway. We will relax at the beautifully restored tearoom at Campbell’s Store.

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From $39 to $59

CHEAP TRICK, BUSH, STONE TEMPLE PILOTS and ELECTRIC MARY will rock Newcastle Camp Shortland.
The series is also overly excited to announce that the one and only Cheap Trick have been added to the line-up that features global rock superstars, Bush and Stone Temple Pilots!
BE A PART OF ROCK N ROLL HISTORY!

Disabled Access

From $30 to $129

All Aboard Port Bus to the 2021 Gloucester Cup Day. All the club’s facilities will be open with special race day packages available. Book in the grandstand overlooking the home straight and finishing post to make it a special day at the races, along with many other food and beverage facilities, grandstand seating, and no parking worries we’ll have you to the front door, well maybe the gate.

Disabled Access

$76

Taree is a town on the Mid North Coast, New South Wales, Australia. Taree and nearby Cundletown were settled in 1831 by William Wynter. Since then Taree has grown to a population of 26,381 and is the centre of a significant agricultural district. It is 16 km from the Tasman Sea coast, and 317 km north of Sydney.

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From $25 to $39

All Aboard Port Bus to Wauchope RSL Club to see Wendy Matthews

Wendy Matthews carved out a successful solo career as one of Australia’s finest vocalists after many years spent backing major Australian acts.

As an artist Wendy Matthews has an expressive voice that never fails to move those who hear it. Her music is an unhurried journey of clean melodies, infectious energy, and simple grace. In an age where uber-production techniques are thought to be hip and cynicism an attribute, Wendy has proven that commitment to beauty is still not only valid but applauded by the public ear.

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From $139 to $145

With a repertoire spanning centuries, continents and genres, amazing telepathy, and the ability to draw emotion from every note, Slava & Leonard Grigoryan are justifiably regarded as Australia’s finest classical guitarists.

Past: Favourite works from their back catalogue of recordings – from Bach to Towner, from Tchaikovsky to Lovelady.

Present: Their own compositions and arrangements including a selection from the soundtrack to the movie ‘A Boy Called Sailboat’ which they wrote and recorded – due for global release in 2019. The movie has already won several awards including Best Director and Best Screenplay at the prestigious Boston Film Festival.

Disabled Access

$199

Post Truth – Brexit – Trump – Royal Family – Stolen History
One of the world’s great minds brings it back home, to challenge fellow Australians and to explain what is happening in and to the world.
Experience a provocative, insightful, and witty evening with international human rights judge and barrister Geoffrey Robertson QC, as he analyses Brexit and Trump in a post-truth era and calls for Australia’s constitutional regeneration after the bushfires. He will explain what is really happening to the royal family and to Julian Assange, how fake news distorts democracy and why the rich will inherit the earth.
This is a show that will give you an insight into Geoffrey Robertson’s life and famous cases, and his current crusade to restore cultural property to the people – including Indigenous Australians – from whom it has been stolen.

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From $10 to $60

Australia’s newest music festival sets its sights on the mid-north coast to round out its debut year.
Having already announced a series of massive shows across regional NSW less than two weeks ago, Next Exit Festival has added Port Macquarie due to popular demand.
The announcement also includes a pledge from the promoters to shine a light on Australian music and regional towns across New South Wales.
Next Exit Festival will deliver live music from psych-rock outfit Ocean Alley; Spacey Jane, who recently became the highest-ranking Australian artist of the Hottest 100; Northern Beaches four-piece Dear Seattle; NSW local Merci; Mercy and sister duo Clews.

Disabled Access

$97

South it is this month! Calling into The National Motorcycle Museum which houses some 800 motorcycles together with an enormous array of motorcycle memorabilia, toys, an extensive private library, and a motorcycle orientated gift shop.! Time for some cheese and wine at Great Lakes Paddock, offering delicious wine, pasture raised angus beef, local produce & music events. Ready to walk in the wonders of our local rainforest? We’ll head over and gaze up at the magnificent, flooded gum that towers above at a height of over 70 metres. Built in 1862 and overlooking the beautiful Crawford River, the Plough Inn Bulahdelah will be our last stop for lunch.

Disabled Access

$35

Monthly on a Sunday we board for a sightseeing drive with a yummy lunch en route. You never know where we will end up. We try to take you to a venue for lunch where we have not been previously.
This is one of our most popular trips!

Disabled Access

From $25 to $39

Take a trip back to a world of platforms and polyester with Alive in the 70s, a Sydney based six-piece band that celebrates all the hits of the era. This bunch of groovers is known for rollicking, high energy shows that quickly pull an audience from their seat to fill the dance floor..

From ABBA to ACDC, Boz Scaggs to the Bee Ges and Hot Chocalate to Hush, Alive in the 70s covers the full spectrum of hits from the ‘70s.
Ranging from rock’n‘roll classics like Devil Gate Drive and Long Way To The Top, to Disco classics such as I Will Survive and Stayin’ Alive.

Disabled Access

From $160 to $169

All the hits in this unforgettable concert dedicated to the music, love and lives of Johnny Cash and June Carter.
For more than 40 years Johnny Cash and June Carter enthralled audiences around the world with their songs of life, love and heartache. A love story played out through some of the greatest songs ever written.
Now JEFF CARTER together with BROOKE McMULLEN bring to life a captivating and unforgettable musical concert.
This 2 hour live concert event “LEAVING JACKSON” The Johnny Cash & June Carter show will have you singing, laughing and crying for more.

Disabled Access

$132

All Aboard Port Bus for our June around the region day tour.
First stop of the day is Hillview Herb Farm. They practice organic and sustainable farming and have fresh herbs, potted seedlings, and microgreens. Be inspired by our knowledge on herbs, good food, beautiful views, and country hospitality. Now you are full of knowledge it is off to Tugwood Wines.
Tugwood Wines began in 1998 after a long and extensive search they purchased 250 acres in the beautiful Mograni Valley just east of Gloucester. Their Chambourcin and Chardonnay thrive on the gentle slope of rich loam soils under the shadow of Mount Mograni.
Lunch today is at Roadies Café. Great food. Great coffee. Fast and friendly service. Not just another cafe. Come and experience The Roadies Cafe.
Finally we have a tour of the town as well as a tour of the museum and the afternoon tea.

Disabled Access

$116

The Banff Mountain Film Festival is the world’s most prestigious mountain film festival now in its 45th year. After premiering in the mountain town of Banff, in Canada, a selection of the best short films about adventure tours the globe.

The 2020 tour promises 3 hours of captivating footage, shot in some of the most wild and remote corners of the world. Sure to set your pulse racing, this carefully curated program showcases a selection of films packed full of mesmerising cinematography, thought-provoking storylines, and adrenaline-inducing action sequences.

Audiences will experience incredible highs and agonising lows through the lenses of some of the most accomplished climbers, paddlers, skiers, snowboarders, mountaineers, mountain bikers, explorers, and adventure filmmakers alive today.

Disabled Access

From $201 to $234

Apia Good Times is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see some of Australia’s biggest music stars perform their most loved hits and share the stage and songs with one another on a rollicking rock-n-roll rollercoaster like no other!
The 8th anniversary Apia Good Times Tour will be the biggest yet with performances from Brian Cadd, Deborah Conway, Joe Camilleri, John Paul Young, Kate Ceberano, Leo Sayer, Vika & Linda Bull and, making her Good Times debut, Ms. Wendy Matthews.

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$130

Stop right now! Thank you very much. It is time to Spice Up Your Life like it’s 1996. Relive the 90s through the hits of the Spice Girls on this Spice World journey; all you must do is Say You’ll Be There.

Disabled Access

From $10 to $60

Who says you cannot drink wine and exercise?
All Aboard Port Bus to the 2020 Grapest 5K Run at Cassegrain Winery.

Why do I need transport?
• Hassle free parking
• Designated driver

Disabled Access

From $89 to $150

All Aboard Port Bus to the 2021 Wingham Cup.
Come and join us for a day at the Races. Frock up, grab your fascinator and let’s go.

Highlights:
• Manning Valley Race Club
• Winning Post Function Centre
• 2021 Wingham Cup

Disabled Access

$141

Australia’s National Tribute show to number one selling Canadian Artists Shania Twain and Bryan Adams! In fact the only known combined tribute to these two artists Internationally.
Performed by leading Australian Vocalists Ally Friendship (Sydney) and Tim Carter (Brisbane).

Disabled Access

From $439 to $489

History, Astronomy and the Arts, something for everyone! Over two days we will explore Newcastle and hear of history facts you may never have heard before. Be bedazzled by the amazing constellation of the Southern Cross and see and learn about some of the amazing Art in the Art Gallery of NSW.

Disabled Access

From $518 to $605

The 9th annual Hunter Valley Wine Festival will take place on the 19 June 2021, within the grounds of the picturesque Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley. Your ticket includes entry into the festival, memorabilia wine glass, access to 40+ of the best local wineries & craft breweries, gourmet food vendors, live music, and other festival activities.
For more than 40 years, Ed Tonks has been actively teaching, researching, and promoting aspects of the Hunter’s history. His ‘Pits and Pubs’ tour captures a bygone era where pubs were more than just watering holes, instead they played a part in facilitating a sense of community.

Disabled Access

$129

Join the Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow in 2021 as it rolls across the country to home deliver the Comedy Festival vibe to every crack and crevice of Australia.
From Bega to Broome, Townsville to Traralgon, they are criss-crossing the country taking in more than 80 destinations along the way.
More than any year before, their comedians are champing at the bit to break out from the barriers, shake off the seclusion and roll out the laughs.
With an all killer, no filler line-up of Australian stars and talented newcomers, buckle in for a night of stand-up, sketch, satire, silliness, and song to satisfy all your comedy cravings!

Disabled Access

From $154 to $157

More than just a Piano Man, Billy Joel is a living legend of the music industry with a catalogue of hit songs spanning more than 50 years. The singer/songwriter not only has fascinating stories behind his music, but also compelling stories behind the man himself.
This unique concert shares the journey of a remarkable career – the highs, the lows, private & public life, family & relationships, but most importantly, the music – through live performance and audio-visual footage Allow us to take you right into the world of Billy Joel in a 2-hour concert event not to be missed!

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Carpark

From $25 to $40

Blake O’Connor is hitting the road with his band. In support of his new hit single WILLIN’ AND READY, Blake is bringing his exhilarating electric show audiences around the country.
Having finished a 6 month tour with Sinead Burgess, followed by 3 months touring with Diesel, Blake is excited to be back on the electric guitar and with his band.

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Carpark

$146

Itinerary: Pickups will commence by 08:30. Arriving at the markets around 10:30. Next stop, Wingham Museum around 12:00. Hungry? Time for lunch at Sass & Bower 12:35. Last stop 13:59 Manning Succulent Garden. Departing by 15:00 for drop offs commencing by 15:45.

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Carpark

$124

Join the Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow in 2021 as it rolls across the country to home deliver the Comedy Festival vibe to every crack and crevice of Australia.
From Bega to Broome, Townsville to Traralgon, they are criss-crossing the country taking in more than 80 destinations along the way.
More than any year before, their comedians are champing at the bit to break out from the barriers, shake off the seclusion and roll out the laughs.
With an all killer, no filler line-up of Australian stars and talented newcomers, buckle in for a night of stand-up, sketch, satire, silliness, and song to satisfy all your comedy cravings!

Disabled Access

From $198 to $384

After selling out his national tour in record breaking time and receiving rave audience reviews across the country earlier this year, internationally renowned, award-winning musician, comedian, actor, writer and composer, TIM MINCHIN is coming back back-to-back, with BACK in 2020.
BACK is billed as “Old Songs, New Songs, F*** You Songs”, hinting at a set list of material from all corners of Minchin’s eclectic – and often iconoclastic – repertoire. Minchin has been celebrated globally for writing the music and lyrics for “Matilda the Musical”, which has gone on to become one of the most acclaimed musicals of the last 20 years, winning a record 7 Olivier Awards, 13 Helpmann Awards and 5 Tony Awards. It continues to run in the West End and has already played in over 50 cities worldwide.

Disabled Access

$132

First thing first it is coffee time! Bardi’s Café has deliciously tasty food, best coffee In town, great hospitality with staff all being community minded with a desire to make your experience memorable one.
Wander down to Greenbourne Nursery a family owned and run business for a browse through their huge selection of plants, pots and garden ornaments. All aboard and it West we head.
Mount Seaview Resort is within a working cattle property, on the beautiful Hastings River. Enjoy the fully licenced restaurant, alfresco dining and the beautiful view whilst enjoying our two-course lunch.

Disabled Access

From $605 to $734

NEW DATES & NEW LOCATION in 2021!
The largest craft and quilt event in the Southern Hemisphere featuring the Sydney Quilt Show. The Craft & Quilt Fair is an exciting four-day event packed with displays, guest artists, classes and all the latest craft supplies to buy.

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From $514 to $653

The Games begin with a spectacular parade of bands, clan representatives and others that leads into the Massed Band Salute and Chieftain’s Address that officially opens the day. The event offers fun for all the whole family, including Highland and country dancing and music, Pipe Band displays, Strong man events with the Tartan Warriors, as well as tug-of-war, egg tosses, three-legged races, and the famed Kilted Dash. A multitude of stalls offering all manner of Scottish heirlooms and souvenirs, clothing, and garb, as well as a variety of food and drinks are also available.

Disabled Access

From $417 to $626

Hunter Valley Cheese & Chocolate Festival
We will enjoy some of the best local produce, Demonstrations, Live Entertainment, Wine, BEER, SPIRITS, Markets and much much more!

Snow Time in the Garden
Fun and frosty activities for children of all ages!
Build a snowman. Listen to the roving entertainment, enjoy hearty food, and warm beverages or if you are game have a slide down the mega ice toboggan. There is Wintery fun for everyone!

Disabled Access

$149

All Aboard Port Bus for our June Around Our Regions to Nambucca.

Visit, tour & morning tea at Mary Boulton’s Pioneer Cottage & Museum. This complex provides a fascinating insight into the life and times of the pioneers of Nambucca District. Set in an award-winning cottage garden, the replica Pioneer Cottage, furnished with period pieces.

Need a retail therapy fix? Onto Forever Fabulous Clothing specialising in Formal, New women’s clothing, recycled ladies & men’s clothing, leather wear, bags, shoes, hats, fascinators & locally made jewellery.

Lunch today is at Nambucca Boatshed & Café. Originally established as two businesses, the renowned “Watermark Café” and “Beachcomber Marine the boating centre” – now combined as the Nambucca Boatshed & Café to give you the full experience of the water.

Unkya cultural tours were created to offer customers an insight into the oldest living culture in the world, here in the Nambucca Valley the local Aboriginal community still practice their Gumbaynggirr Traditions, Customs and our Sacred Lores, which continues to be passed onto the descendants coming after them. They share and give insight into their belief systems and deep spiritual connections.

Disabled Access

From $6 to $70

The festival is a community event and was originally scheduled to be held in July and then October last year as a celebration of our resilient community and the services that helped during the fires. Then Covid hit and now the floods.
So, this festival is needed now, more than ever. It will now be about recognising all the services that have helped over the last year such as NSW fire, RFS, SES, Marine Rescue, and the Police. It will also be a day for the community to come together after everything that has happened in the last year.

Disabled Access

$90

All Aboard Port Bus for our July Market Madness Day Out.
First stop is the meeting place and Markets which are on every Thursday morning from 9am to 12pm regardless of the weather. This is a lovely little community operated cafe and market. The meeting place provides fresh home cooked cakes and toasted sandwiches.
The market Bazzar are all local stall holders with a wide range of product and produce.
The pick and pay market garden is looked after by green thumb locals and have a wide range of veggies and herbs.
The Craft Co-operative are members working together to promote their craft. All craft items are of the best quality with an amazing variety with something to suit every taste, style, and pocket,
and all home created, no imported or mass-produced items.
Kendall Services & Citizens Club is a local and friendly club. Featuring a licensed bar, restaurant, and auditorium, it is a great place for our lunch today!

Disabled Access

$159

All Aboard Port Bus for our annual Christmas in July Long Lunch. This year we are heading to Whalebone Wharf for a gourmet three course lunch all whilst enjoying the magnificent vies of the river. Add a little twist with the present game and what a great day out it will be for all.

Disabled Access

$169

In 2013, after 17 years of being on air, late night radio legend, Richard Mercer, left his final Love Song Dedication. Now, two brave friends attempt to fill the void that ‘The Love God’ left behind. Join Bonnie and Tom on their quest to find the perfect love song. After listening to literally thousands of dedications this hilarious duo are neck deep in the challenge. They seriously need your help. It’s going to take all night! Actually, only about 70 minutes. You’ll laugh, you might cry. And your heart will soar (secretly) at all those half-forgotten songs you’re ashamed to know the lyrics to. Part comedy show and part performance, the critically acclaimed and utterly charming Love Song Dedications (without Richard Mercer) will take you on a joyous ride through contemporary politics, philosophy and wicked dance moves, one pop song at a time. In a world of post-truths, pandemics, ironic memes and anti-social media, this highly intelligent and warm-hearted show is the ultimate therapeutic experience. Irony will be truly dead, and only one question will hang in the air

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From $624 to $679

This is a story of love so strong it defies enemy lines
This is a story of a kingdom in triumph and a nation in chains. This is a story of betrayal.
Verdi’s monumental music makes this historic epic an enduring favourite. Davide Livermore’s radiant production is a thrilling theatrical experience.
Ten towering digital screens create ever-changing floor-to-ceiling set pieces. Immersive digital video design ranges from rich symbolism to vivid landscapes.
Opulent costumes and props reflect the splendour of Egypt at the height of its power. Together with dramatic video, the massed grandeur of the famous Triumphal March is a visual and musical feast.
Lorenzo Passerini and Tahu Matheson conduct two magnificent casts. Sensational American soprano Leah Crocetto performs as the enslaved princess, Aida, before Elena Guseva takes over. Elena Gabouri reprises her critically acclaimed turn as Aida’s rival, Amneris, sharing the role with the stunning Agnieszka Rehlis.

Disabled Access

$157

The talented teen has transformed from a small-town singer to the most streamed First Nations artist in the world. Along the way he has won The X Factor, represented Australia at the Eurovision Song Contest (finishing in the top 10) and is signed to Sony Music Australia.
ISAIAH SPIRIT is an 80-minute acoustic concert of ISAIAH SPIRIT of all original material features Isaiah with band members – Music Director (MD) David Taafua on keys & Emilio Kormanic on guitar – some of Australia’s most talented multicultural musicians.

Disabled Access

From $10 to $40

Alex Lloyd is one of Australia’s most acclaimed songwriters and has won the ARIA Award for Best Male Artist on three occasions. He is best known for his four ‘top ten’ albums, Black the Sun, Watching Angels Mend, Distant Light and Alex Lloyd; however, his later albums Good in the Face of a Stranger, Urban Wilderness and Acoustica also showcase his enormous talent as a song writer and performer. Alex’s hit song Amazing took out Triple J’s Hottest 100 in 2002. He is also remembered for great hits like Coming Home, Black The Sun, My Way Home and Hello To The End. We are very excited to have a talented artist like Alex performing amidst the beauty of the vines at Long Point Vineyard.

Disabled Access

$125

All Aboard Port Bus for our Sunset Tour.

A charming take on the traditional vineyard, Long Point offers wine tasting, local art and delicious products from the Hastings region. Try their famous Jolly Nose Tawny and refreshing alcoholic ginger beer. Wander our grounds and view their spectacular outdoor artworks sourced from Bondi’s “Sculptures by the Sea”.

So, who is Wicked Elf? Together they are a band of like-minded beer lovers, passionate about their pristine coast and the quality of life and dedication to craft that comes with it.

Come and enjoy a gentle and scenic ninety-minute river cruise on the recently refurbished Discovery 2 boat. We head upstream along the Hasting river and make our way through the Broadwater canals as you enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of the area. Plenty of wildlife can be seen on these trips and if you are lucky, we may have an encounter with our friendly, local dolphins.
It is a BYO, so you can enjoy your own drinks and nibbles as we play some evening music.

Disabled Access

$155

Welsh-born International frontman Rhydian Lewis, leads his amazing Big Band “The Residuals”, to bring you one of the finest tributes to this musical sensation. Rhydian and his band are fast becoming Australia’s answer to the likes of Michael Bublé and Frank Sinatra. With sold-out shows a regular occurrence, be sure to check out this magical touring show.
You’ll laugh, hear stories, and be moved by some of life’s truly touching music, performed by one of Australia’s finest bands. A special female guest star will be performing some of Bublé’s finest duets with Rhydian. This energetic, perfectly paced show will have you dancing along, either in your seats or in the aisles. Rhydian and his Big Band bring so much class and nostalgia to the stage that you won’t want the show to end!

Disabled Access

$199

Australia’s premier vocal group The Ten Tenors are bursting back onto stages across Australia this August with a special 25th Anniversary tour – their biggest one ever.

Following on from a sold-out tour of Brazil in March 2020, the highly revered group are eagerly waiting to reconnect with fans old and new, with a show that revisits the full history of the group’s catalogue of 15 albums and over 4000 live performances.

The song list will feature all the favourites including Bohemian Rhapsody, Hallelujah, Perfect, In my Life, Here’s to the Heroes, Pearl Fishers Duet, Funiculì, Funiculà, Largo AL Factotum, Nessun Dorma – plus their three most requested medleys.

Do not miss this celebration of one of Australia’s longest-running and most enduring musical groups!

Disabled Access

$112

The last month of Winter and we are off to see a new exhibition that explores Australians love of boats. ‘Remarkable – Stories of Australians and their boats’ at Cundletown Museum. Here we will also enjoy our morning tea.

Off to Nature’s Care Nursery. There are more than 20 people with disabilities involved in all aspects of the Nursey – from plant propagation right through to retail sales.

Time to sit down and relax looking over the Manning River for our lunch at the Manning Hotel.

Disabled Access

$129.9

When Carl was a small boy at school, he asked the teacher how Ants feel. He never got an answer all those years ago, but he still wants to know.
Voted number one comedian two years running, come along and see Carl’s brand-new show –Skating Rink for Flies. A night where he ponders things, we all think about but never mention. Things like plastic bags, peanut butter, and the possible emotions of an ant.
There is no point to this show other than to make you laugh as much as possible. Funny stories from a bloke with a funny head. What more could you ask for? (Bit of wee guarantee)

Disabled Access

From $110 to $374

Giddy Up we are off to the Coffs Cup!

The Coffs Coasts’ most prestigious race event of the year!
Now in its 56th year, the Coffs Cup has grown to be an iconic part of the Mid North Coast events calendar, with trainers and jockeys travelling from far and wide to compete for the prestigious Gold Cup. And with more to see, more to do, and more fun to be had this designated public holiday on the Coffs Coast, it is no wonder racegoers flock from miles around, with some 6,000+ crowd each year.

The fashions are certainly not to be missed, with the large crowds dressing to impress. The Fashions on the Field is a hotly contested event with multiple entry categories and thousands of dollars in prizes to share in, they are always worth a look in.

Do not miss your chance to experience Carlton Draught 2021 Coffs Harbour Gold Cup!

Disabled Access

$142

Out season at The Glasshouse Port Macquarie. Bringing you an intimate showcase of all-female soul classics from the 60’s and 70’s..
The supergroup are veterans of the live theatre scene and have come together again for a live performance featuring the songs of Aretha Franklin, Tina Turner, Dusty Springfield, Patti Labelle and more.

Together the women are a musical tour de force, bringing powerhouse vocals, high energy moves with unique takes on old classics.to the venue.

Disabled Access

From $172 to $179

A visually stunning, utterly heartbreaking, and incredibly important piece of theatre.
A powerful new work about finding hope and embracing life after grief. More than a theatre show, Man With The Iron Neck tackles the growing rate of suicide amongst young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and provides an eye-opening yet transformative physical theatre experience full of hope for audiences.
Itinerary: Pickups will commence by 14:30. Approximate arrival at the Civic Theatre will be 18:00. Show time is 19:30, finishing around 20:50 when we will load and head home.

Disabled Access

From $23 to $48

All Aboard Port Bus to the 2021 Volkswagen Spectacular.
The show started in 1984 by Donna and Mark Pell. Marks brainwave was to bring VW owners and enthusiast together on the Mid North Coast. Little did they realise how big the event would become and from how far and wide they VW and & crews will come.

Disabled Access

$178

Not many have lived as many lives – from stolen child, teenage alcoholic, seeker, lover, father, musical and lyrical genius, to social advocate and First Nations leader – but it took almost a lifetime to find who he really was.
He is Archie Roach.
Roach voices the joy, pain and hope he found on his path through these songs to become this country’s foremost First Nations singer-songwriter and storyteller that he is today – beloved and respected by fans worldwide.

Disabled Access

$129

It’s time to check-in to Hotel California The Eagles Experience – the captivating live concert and stage show saluting the extraordinary talent and timeless catalogue of The Eagles.

With a stage full of show-stopping voices and musicians, relive the beautiful country harmonies, the rockin’ guitar solos and the masterful songwriting in all its glory, performed live on stage.

Hear all the classic tracks that topped the charts and tested the boundaries of Rock and Country including Hotel California, Desperado, Take It Easy, One of These Nights, Tequila Sunrise, Heartache Tonight, Life in the Fast Lane, Take it to the Limit, Witchy Woman, New Kid In Town, Lyin’ Eyes, Get Over It, Love will Keep Us Alive, Best of My Love and more.

A carefully-crafted tribute that music fans will truly appreciate.

Disabled Access

$154

Performances from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s, Phantom of the Opera, Evita, Cats, Jesus Christ Superstar, Joseph, and His Technicolour Dreamcoat, Sunset Boulevard, Les Misérables, Chess, Sound of Music, Rogers and Hammerstein, West Side Story, Carousel, Boy From Oz!

Music of the Night, starring Joey Fimmano, Jessica Di Bartolo, and Dexter Villahermosa, including a full live band, is a show not to be missed. You will experience the brilliance of Australian and International music performances. Be part of Music of the Night’s 2021 Concert Tour. This memorable 2-hour music theatre journey will leave you feeling charmed, spellbound, and exhilarated by the performance of classic music theatre melodies.

Disabled Access

From $15 to $54

BARNES STORM plays these songs with the utmost highest regard and respect, allowing audiences to relive their memories including the younger generation who grew up listening to their parent’s music. Iconic songs Driving Wheels, Lay Down Your Guns, Flame Trees, Khe Sanh, and of course Working-Class Man, to name a few, along with some of his latest songs, engage the audience to sing along.

Disabled Access

$169

Australia’s favourite showgirl celebrates 40 years from stage to jungle with her dazzling new show GLAMAZONIA.
After winning Australia’s hearts on I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! Rhonda takes centre stage to share songs, stories, and secrets about surviving four decades in one of the world’s most formidable industries. From London’s West End to the depths of the South African jungle, the Glamazonia herself will exhilarate audiences on a high-octane thrill ride through forty years of entertainment.

Disabled Access

$35

Monthly on a Sunday we board for a sightseeing drive with a yummy lunch en route. You never know where we will end up. We try to take you to a venue for lunch where we have not been previously.
This is one of our most popular trips!

Disabled Access

$173

Good Morning Vietnam, Music from the Vietnam War Era – Live in Concert! vividly reimagines the treasured and symbolic songs of the 1960s and 70s that spilled across our airwaves during the Vietnam War songs that questioned stirred and reflected the political turmoil and massive cultural changes happening during one of the most far-reaching and divisive events of the 20th century.
Good Morning Vietnam, Music from the Vietnam War Era – Live in Concert! offers knockout renditions of songs by Creedence Clearwater Revival, Buffalo Springfield, Steppenwolf, The Beatles, Nancy Sinatra, Aretha Franklin, Janis Joplin, The Animals, The Doors, The Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Marvin Gaye, and many more.

Disabled Access

From $578 to $639

Get your walking shoes on and all aboard the Port Bus Spring Garden Day Out!
3 x plant retailers/nurseries, Morning Tea & Lunch what more could you ask for?

Disabled Access

$99

Our first stop in the beautiful Hinterlands is the Byabarra Café & Bar. Owned and run by locals Alan & Kerrin we will receive a warm country welcome as we enjoy our Devonshire Tea with spectacular views.
Larrikins Lock-up Garden Centre and Woodcraft Gift Centre is located on a stunning one-acre site along the edge of the peaceful Thone River in the Comboyne village. The property is home to the 1905 Comboyne historic slab timber Gaol and to Comboyne’s first cedar cottage Police Station. The Garden Centre sells plants, shrubs, trees, and other garden items while the Woodcraft and Gift Centre has unique hand-made woodcraft gifts made from salvaged timber in the region. We will then take in a tour of 1890 built Roto House!
At 200 metres, Ellenborough Falls is the tallest single-drop waterfall in New South Wales and amongst the tallest in the southern hemisphere. There are four ways to experience Ellenborough Falls depending on your level.

Disabled Access

$157

ROCKARIA – The ELO EXPERIENCE is a show that delivers a captivating live concert recreating the unforgettable sound of Jeff Lynne’s The Electric Light Orchestra. Formed in 1970 in Birmingham England, ELO was formed out of Jeff Lynne’s and Roy Wood’s desire to create modern rock and pop songs with classical overtones.
During the 1970s and 1980s, ELO released a string of top 10 albums and singles, including two LPs that reached the top of British charts: the disco-inspired Discovery (1979) and the science fiction-themed concept album Time (1981).

Disabled Access

$149

Pickups will commence by 07:30. The approximate arrival @ Medowie Macadamias is 10:00. Off to Murray’s for tastings around 11:15. Tour & lunch @ Barramundi Farm starts around 13:00. Drop-offs should commence by 17:15.

Disabled Access

$169

“Do I swear to tell the whole truth? No, but I’ll swear while telling the partial truth. And trust me, it’s a lot more fun that way. If you truly want to laugh, then take my word for it. This is honestly the best hour of BS around; I kid you not…” – Arj Barker

And he’s not wrong. Australia’s adopted son of comedy returns to Melbourne to premiere his brand-new hour of riotous comedy in Arj Barker’s Comes Clean’.

Be prepared for some home truths, some vague truths, and some information none of us are ready to hear, but won’t be able to forget any time soon, because Arj brings the hilarity and lots of it.

Disabled Access

$170

Based on the smash-hit movie, PRISCILLA is the heart-warming, uplifting adventure of three friends who hop aboard a battered old bus searching for love and friendship and end up finding more than they had ever dreamed.

With a dazzling array of outrageous costumes and a hit parade of dancefloor favourites, this wildly fresh and funny musical is a journey to the heart of FABULOUS!

Disabled Access

$132

A compelling and vivid celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander lived experience and storytelling, Firestarter charts the story of the Page brothers, Stephen, Russell, and David, who took a newly born dance company and transformed it into a First Nations cultural powerhouse.
With a wealth of insightful interviews, the vibrant Bangarra dancers, touching home movies, and more, directors Wayne Blair (Top End Wedding, The Sapphires) and Nel Minchen (Matilda & Me, Making Muriel) chart the parallels between Bangarra’s story and Australia’s political history. Looking through the eyes of the three brothers, Firestarter explores loss and reclamation of culture, the burden of intergenerational trauma, and above all, the power of art as a messenger for social change and healing.

Disabled Access

$139

In 2020 a Kempsey gelding took out the Hopkins Livermore Cup in Taree. Manning-trained “Danzibar Dancer” lead into the straight, but Jim Louizo’s mare had plenty of competition. Daniel Simonetta’s “Mister Mcilroy” spurred on in the last seconds to claim victory.

Highlights:
• Hopkins Livermore Cup
• Race Day Menu

Disabled Access

$99

All Aboard Port Bus for our September Market Madness Day Out.
Northbound to Kempsey Riverside Markets at Riverside Park, Eden Street, Kempsey on the banks of the beautiful Macleay River. Featuring produce and products from Kempsey and surrounding districts. It is a place for stallholders to display and sell their wares and an opportunity to browse, shop, and mingle in a relaxed atmosphere. Kempsey Riverside Markets aims to be a Green Event so Please bring your Green Bags

The Slim Dusty Centre, located in Slim’s hometown of Kempsey, is a multi-purpose facility offering Visitor Information, a Retail Shop, the Nulla Nulla Art Gallery, Dusty’s Dinner Camp Cafe, and of course the Famous Slim Dusty Museum. You can also find ‘Nulla’ the Koala from the wonderful Hello Koala’s Sculpture trail residing at the centre!

Disabled Access

$77

This amazing Festival is now in its 5th year, and we are very excited to present you with a huge range of crystals, gemstone jewellery, fossils, minerals, opals and Australian geology and lapidary supplies.

Highlights:
• Coffs Harbour Crystal and Craft Festival
• City Square Shopping Centre
• Dark Arts Café & Bar

Disabled Access

From $578 to $639

Come From Away – The Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical Come From Away tells the remarkable true story of thousands of stranded passengers and the small town in Newfoundland, Canada that welcomed them all. Cultures clashed and nerves ran high, but uneasiness turned into trust, music soared into the night and gratitude grew into enduring friendships.
Do not miss this breathtaking new musical written by Tony and Grammy nominees Irene Sankoff and David Hein, and helmed by Tony-winning Best Director, Christopher Ashley with musical staging by Oliver Award winner Kelly Devine.
On 9/11 the world stopped. On 9/12, their stories moved us all.

Disabled Access

From $965 to $1050

Get your fun back on track for Cup Day at Royal Randwick with Port Bus this November. It is racing reimagined in 2021 but this will still be a stylish day with a vibrant social scene and thrilling racing. Royal Randwick is the only place in Sydney to witness live racing action on the first Tuesday in November, Melbourne Cup Day. Celebrate with Port Bus and witness the ‘race that stops the nation’ from Flemington live on one of the southern hemisphere’s largest outdoor screens and get closer to the action with a live nine-race card.
Sculpture by the Sea is returning to the Bondi Beach to Tamarama Beach coastal walk as the world’s largest free to the public sculpture exhibition. The spectacular coastal walk will be transformed into a 2km long sculpture park over three weeks featuring 100 sculptures by artists from Australia and across the world.

Disabled Access

From $736 to $942

CELEBRATING 30 Be our guest and immerse yourself in three glorious days of celebration. Raise a glass of something good, to the all too brief natural wonder of the blossoming Jacarandas. Here’s to everything that’s great about regional life.
Beautiful, welcoming, fun, creative and a little bit crazy
From Jacaranda Queens to Drag Queens and everyone in between.

It’s where we all belong.

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From $524 to $579

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA is the Tony Award® winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music that delighted Broadway audiences with its surprisingly contemporary take on the classic tale. This lush production features incredible orchestrations, jaw-dropping transformations, and all the moments you love—the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball, and more—plus some surprising new twists! Be transported as you rediscover some of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s most beloved songs, including “In My Own Little Corner”, “Impossible/It’s Possible” and “Ten Minutes Ago” in this hilarious and romantic experience for anyone who has ever had a dream.

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$99

The first stop in the beautiful Hinterlands is Byabarra Café & Bar. Owned and run by locals Alan & Kerrin. Receive a warm country welcome as we enjoy our Devonshire Tea with spectacular views.
Larrikins Lock-up Garden Centre and Woodcraft Gift Centre is located on a stunning one-acre site along the edge of the peaceful Thone River in the Comboyne village. The property is home to the 1905 Comboyne historic slab timber Gaol and to Comboyne’s first cedar cottage Police Station. The Garden Centre sells plants, shrubs, trees, and other garden items while the Woodcraft and Gift Centre has unique hand-made woodcraft gifts made from salvaged timber in the region. We will then take in a tour of 1890 built Roto House!
At 200 metres, Ellenborough Falls is the tallest single-drop waterfall in New South Wales and amongst the tallest in the southern hemisphere. There are four ways to experience Ellenborough Falls depending on your level. Opt 1 & 2: two viewing platforms in the car park, both an east walk. Opt 3: A 10-minute walk down the timbered walkway to The Knoll. Opt 4: Utterly worth your effort. Descend 641 steps to the base of the falls.

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From $2170 to $2765

The Snowy Mountains, known informally as “The Snowies”, is an IBRA subregion and the highest mountain range on the continent of mainland Australia. It contains the Australian mainland’s highest mountain, Mount Kosciuszko, which reaches to a height of 2,228 m above sea level. ‘Wikipedia’
Nestled between the lake and mountains, Jindabyne is the perfect base for Snowy Mountain Adventure. Rolling mountains of green are laced with streams and rivers filled to the brim after the melt.
Join Port Bus for our 8 Day Summer in the Snowies Adventure you will come away with some incredible memories of this wonderful natural area of Australia’s backcountry. Just check out what is included!

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$155

Fresh from sold-out shows across Australia and Europe, EIREBORNE returns with their highly fuelled 100% live rock-show production, which celebrates the rebirth of Irish dance and showcases 15 world-class Irish dancers with a contemporary twist like you’ve never seen before.

The audience is welcomed to a traditional Ceili night, before it evolves into a fast-paced 90-minute spectacle as a six-piece band performs hits from U2, The Cranberries, Van Morrison, Hozier, The Script, Enya plus more. Joining the music, dancers from International Irish shows such as Lord of the Dance and Riverdance fill the stage with a fusion of Irish dance, tap rhythms, and beats, resulting in a stunningly new experience with a raw and traditional Irish flavour.

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To $0

Superstar and multi-ARIA award-winning singer-songwriter Guy Sebastian is set to take his national T.R.U.T.H. Tour across Australian capital cities and regional areas in November & December 2021!

On the 2021 tour, fans will see for themselves how Guy Sebastian shines. They will be treated to a collection of Guy’s biggest smash hits including ‘Bloodstone’ and global hit ‘Battle Scars’, as well as brand new music from the T.R.U.T.H. album including ARIA Song Of The Year & 4 x platinum mega-smash ‘Choir’, the defiant ‘Before I Go’, new single ‘Love on Display’ and the mesmerising power ballad ‘Standing With You.’ With big songs, big ballads, amazing musicianship, heartfelt stories, and of course, lots of dancing, joy, and charismatic charm that is Guy Sebastian – this will be his greatest tour yet!

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From $885 to $949

Urban is always pushing forward with insatiable creative hunger. During ‘THE SPEED OF NOW WORLD TOUR 2021’ Urban will deliver a set filled with his best-known hits including ‘One Too Many’, ‘The Fighter’, ‘Wasted Time’, ‘Blue Ain’t Your Colour’, ‘Long Hot Summer’, and songs from his #1 album, THE SPEED OF NOW Part 1’ and never-before-seen state of the art production. It will also be Urban’s first show in Perth since the ‘Light the Fuse 2014 Tour’.
Urban’s two-hour-plus shows are power-packed with energy and showmanship that gives him the unique ability to touch every soul in the audience from the first note to the final confetti drop and consistently reaffirms his reputation as one of the music industry’s best live performers.

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From $482 to $583

Neil Diamond – the consummate American singer-songwriter whose deep, resounding voice and timeless tunes have made him one of the world’s most loved and lauded artists, earning him numerous Top Ten hits, Grammy awards, and induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Take a step back into the glory days of music and musicianship with this beautiful tribute concert, featuring Sweet Caroline, Cherry Cherry, Red Red Wine, Crunchy Granola Suite, Shilo, Cracklin’ Rosie, You Don’t Bring Me, Flowers, Both Sides Now, Heartlight, Forever In Blue Jeans, Song Sung Blue, Brother Love’s Travelling Salvation Show, I Am I Said, Girl, You’ll Be a Woman Soon and more.

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$175

Internationally praised for his compelling performances, Australian pianist Jayson Gillham is recognised as one of the finest pianists of his generation.

Jayson has performed with leading orchestras at some of the most prestigious venues in the world and in 2019 recorded all 5 of the Beethoven piano concertos with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Nicholas Carter for ABC Classics.

On this eagerly anticipated Australian tour presented by Andrew McKinnon, Jayson will be performing greatly loved works by Bach and Chopin.

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From $10 to $45

The 2021 RED HOT SUMMER TOUR line-up hardly needs an introduction to audiences, it features Australian music royalty. Jimmy Barnes, affectionately known by all as Barnesy, is the heart and soul of Australian rock and roll. He released his 17th solo album, My Criminal Record, in 2019 and recently dropped a new single, the haunting co-writes with Don Walker Killing Time, which featured the Australian Chamber Orchestra. His third book, Killing Time: short stories from the long way home, debuted at #1 on the non-fiction book charts.

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$129

The first stop is Chef2Farmer.
At Chef2Farmer, they are a 100% pasture-raised farm using regenerative practices, located in Ballengarra, just 25 minutes North West of Port Macquarie. Chef2Farmer specialises in producing premium quality, pasture-raised beef, chicken, pork, and eggs. We believe our produce reflects the natural methods we deploy and is nutrient-dense, but most of all, delicious and chemical-free straight from our farm to your table.
Onto Oxhill Organics. The farm is situated just outside of Wauchope on the mid-north coast of NSW, on the beautiful Hastings River. The family has been farming there for four generations. Crop rotation, time-control grazing, and application of various inputs to create healthy soils, cows, and chickens are the main driving forces behind the production of their organic products. Supplying Organic Milk, Organic Eggs, Organic Beef, Organic Compost & Education.
The last farm stop is at The Davis Farm. A small-scale working Family Farm showcasing self-sufficient and sustainable living. They invite people to explore their gardens of fresh produce and interact with the animals while reconnecting with where their food comes from.

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$50

This is the fifth year and 2021 is going to be an epic day. Join us for a day of all things Blues music and berries by the beach.
There will be a Pie Eating competition, Farm tours to Costa Berries Farm, and loads of food and market stalls.
Blues and Berries Festival is a celebration of the rich agriculture history within the Mid North Coast region. Woolgoolga and the Northern Beaches have been known for decades for their plantation crops and increasingly in recent years, blueberry farming. The area is widely known as the ‘ Berry Capital of Australia’ and as such the festival will recognize and instill pride in this title.

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From $579 to $666

HOPE ROCKS RETURNS TO HOPE ESTATE WITH AN ALL-STAR LINE-UP OF ROCK LEGENDS!
Hope Rocks returns to Hope Estate on Saturday, 16 October 2021 with seven of the best Aussie rock legends all on the one stage and ready to rock the Hunter Valley, proudly presented by Hope Estate, Triple M Newcastle, and Triple M Central Coast.
One of our finest singers and songwriters, James Reyne, will headline this incredible line-up of Oz rock stalwarts, alongside Baby Animals, Rose Tattoo, Choirboys, Models, Boom Crash Opera, and Nick Barker and the Reptiles.
Come and soak up the atmosphere of live music in the heart of Hunter Valley wine country at the home of Australia’s largest purpose-built outdoor winery concert amphitheatre.

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$915

Tour Highlights:
• Walcha Open Air Sculptures
• New England Wood Turning Centre
• National Transport Museum
• Australian Standing Stones
• Crofters Cottage
• Gawura Gallery
• The Whiterock & Sapphire Windfarms
• Dorrigo Skywalk, Canopy Café
• Bellingen, Slim Dusty Centre.

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From $1279 to $1518

In 1801, a convict camp called King’s Town (named after Governor King) was established to mine coal and cut timber. In the same year, the first shipment of coal was dispatched to Sydney. … The settlement was named Coal River, also Kingstown, and then renamed Newcastle, after England’s famous coal port.
Now the Newcastle metropolitan area is the second most populated area in the Australian state of New South Wales and includes the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie local government areas.
We take in the Ugg Boot Factory, Memorial walk, Newcastle Famous Tram, True Crimes Tour, a Cruise, Museum, Cultural Centre + so much more!

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From $15 to $100

Coming from the North, South, or the West?
We have you covered!
Pickup 9th December 2021 and return 12th December 2021
• Prices are per person return
• Plenty of space for your luggage, camping gear, bevvies etc!
• Must be pre-booked/paid.
• We only stop @ booked locations

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From $783 to $836

Our Christmas Show is at the Waterview Restaurant, located at spectacular Berowra Waters within the Marina complex. Experience waterfront dining with stunning views.

After lunch, we head West to Dural to visit Ray Nesci Bonsai Nursery. The nursery has been established in 1979 on a 5-acre property in Dural. Offering great quality plant material, pots, and all the accessories for this fascinating art form.

After his century-long sleep, the irrepressible Harlequin is wide awake and ready to charm ballet lovers of all ages. Harlequin and Columbine are in love, but her father, who wants her to marry a rich older man, has her locked up by Pierrot, his loyal servant. Pierrot’s wife, sympathetic to the young couple, helps her escape, and a Good Fairy gives Harlequin a magical slapstick that helps him triumph over the odds and win Columbine’s hand.

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From $155 to $188

Australia’s largest scale Pink Floyd concept act, Echoes of Pink Floyd, announce their brand-new show: “A Journey Through Time”. This latest show will take audiences on a musical and visual journey through an extensive exploration of Pink Floyd’s impressive catalogue performing all Pink Floyd’s biggest smash hits, as well as some lovingly hand-picked deep album cuts designed to please the most committed of hard-core fans.

The band’s aim is to authentically replicate the brilliant sights and sounds of one of the world’s greatest progressive rock bands of all time and has also achieved critical acclaim with the music press describing them as “the next best thing to a genuine Floyd experience” [Bendigo Weekly], “a skillful celebration of the source material” [Upside News – Adelaide] and “a true credit to the original musicians” [Rogue Inc – Perth].

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From $7 to $190

All Aboard Port Bus to join Cassegrain Winery, celebrating the onset of a new season.

Join Port Bus for your transport to Taste of Winter 2021, an inspired wine experience and degustation dinner hosted by Cassegrain Wines.

Winemaker Alex Cassegrain will introduce you to their new release wines and invite you to share an unmissable winery experience. Following this you can expect full flavour and impeccable presentation with a 5-course dining menu created the chefs from onsite restaurant, twotriplefour by Bills. Each course will be carefully curated to match Cassegrain Wines’ premium wines and draw on the Mid North Coast’s local, seasonal produce.

This unique event has limited tickets and always sells out fast. *seating is limited*

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