Greater Port Macquarie - What's On
Summer Holiday Ensemble
Thursday 12 January 2012
Thursday 19 January 2012
Thursday 26 January 2012
The Town Green is a great place to relax and enjoy the evening air. This is where holiday makers along with locals can hear the cool sounds of the Summer Holiday Ensemble.
Weather permitting, their first appearance will be Thursday 5th January from 6.30pm to 8.30pm.
At that same time each week in January, these musicians from Port Macquarie Hastings Municipal Town Band will entertain with the fun of toe-tapping, easy listening music. Be sure to catch "sounds to remember".
It is all about giving entertainment for the pleasure of holiday visitors.
All events are weather permitting, from 6.30pm to 8.30pm.
Venue:Town Green Park
Port Macquarie 2444
View Map: www.hastings.nsw.gov.au/resources/documents/Map16_.pdf
The Town Green is Port Macquarie's premier area of open space, being situated on the Hastings River at the northern end of Horton Street in the CBD. The reserve commands panoramic views of the Hastings River providing a spectacular venue for civic functions, community and cultural events, as well as open public space for recreational use.
- Lady Nelson Wharf - named after the ship 'The Lady Nelson' in which Surveyor-General, John Oxley sailed in to the area to explore and take soundings in 1819.
- War Memorial
- Birpai Healing Garden, created to celebrate reconciliation and women's spirituality
- Life-size bronze sculpture of Australia's first Prime Minister and member for the Hastings-Macleay in 1898-1899, Sir Edmund Barton. The sculpture was commissioned by Port Macquarie-Hastings Council to celebrate the Centenary of Federation
Facilities: disabled access, food outlet, parking available, public telephones, public toilets
Prices:This is a free event.
General Enquiries:Keith Bergin
Port Macquarie Hastings Municipal Band
P O Box 9324
Lighthouse Beach 2444
Phone: 0402 925 275