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Interesting walk with some quirky aspects.

This well graded and maintained and very popular walkway goes from the boat jetty to the southern... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gregory D
New Lambton
In the park along side to this walk

On the first of the mornings we were there, saw several dolphins at the end of the breakwater. Nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jenn P
Wangi Wangi, Australia
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“on the rocks”(32 reviews)
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Sunset Parade, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This well graded and maintained and very popular walkway goes from the boat jetty to the southern end of the Breakwater near Town Beach.. Lovely views over the Hastings river and its mouth. A large part of the rock wall along the breakwater is given...More

Thank Gregory D
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the first of the mornings we were there, saw several dolphins at the end of the breakwater. Nice walk.

Thank Jenn P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying close to the start of the break wall walking path. We needed some walking exercise and being an older couple this suited us just fine as it was flat. Not only that but it was interesting looking at all the painted rocks....More

Thank Lyngrin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Apart from the natural beauty of Port Macquarie's coast line, the break wall is colourful and an interesting reminder that life should be enjoyed at its fullest as numerous of the memorial tributes are celebrating the lives of many young people who have passed. As...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s an easy stroll on the flat paved walk from the wharf in town out to the end of the break wall. Winter or summer and at any time of the day it’s lovely. You can read the inscriptions painted on the rocks. Watch out...More

Thank Enjoy_the_breeze
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a walk for all the family. Easy access, one that the whole family can enjoy, from bubs to elderly. The views are breath taking at sunrise and a photographers dream.

Thank chandra172
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A pleasant walk along the wide path, takes you past the painted coloured rocks. Many are tributes to others that have now passed on. Lots of bright colours and designs.

Thank princessSydney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took our friend up to Port for the day and took a walk along the breakwall. It is a gentle flat walk with lots to see along the way. The river was clear and lovely and we watched a few boats come in through...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Excellent & safe walk along the breakwalll of Hastings River. Check out the paintings of families, couples & visitors who have spent their memorable time here.

Thank PhilAusTraveller
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The path network leads to the breakwall walkway and, along the way, you'll find a couple of coffee shops, seating and lovely big rocks where you can perch for as long as you like. On a nice sunny day there nothing nicer than taking a...More

Thank DM S
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Eimee K
30 July 2015|
Response from Ozzies2011 | Reviewed this property |
No Eimee, not at all-it's free to go on to and stay as long as you want or amble along at your leisure and read all the painted rocks.