THE RYDGES POST
Mitch McKay’s Walking Tours of Port Macquarie get rave reviews and have won awards like the North Coast Tourism Award for Business Excellence. Mitch has been a resident of Port Macquarie for a quarter of a century and his passion for the place is evident on his tours. Tours run Wednesday to Saturday and there are two – the Uncovering Our Past Tour at 9:30am and the Historic Cemetery Tour at 2:00pm. You will need to book, so best to give Mitch a call on 0447 429 016 or email [email protected]. The official website is PM Heritage.
Port Macquarie, the traditional land of the Birpai people has a fascinating past settlement since the convict settlement days from 1821. On the Uncovering Our Past tour Mitch takes guests on foot the visit the historical sights with many a tale to tell.
The Historic Cemetery Tour takes visitors through Port Macquarie’s Historic Cemetery, the second burial ground, where nearly 1500 soldiers, settlers and convicts are buried. Lots of history and intrigue here!
Here are just a few testimonials:
Simply the best – the most authoritative and informed walking tour I have ever been on. Port Macquarie has now come alive in my mind!
Derelie C. from Kulnura
Great tour facilitated by an energetic, passionate and well informed guide. Thanks Mitch.
John and Jen C. from Eagle Vale
One of the most informed tours we have done anywhere. Fantastic!
Mick and Anne B. from Northmead