Local Government site:
Port Macquarie - Hastings Council
Port Macquarie-Hastings Councils main administrative office is situated in Port Macquarie with branch offices in Wauchope and Laurieton.
Port Macquarie-Hastings Council has made available two interactive social and demographic database products which will assist community and council staff in decision making and planning for the region. Click on the links below to access these databases:
This database provides census information about our local area. This census data is updated as information is released by the ABS and can be easily incorporated into planning documents, presentations, community analysis and funding applications.
The second product is an on-line based social atlas presenting maps of Census population characteristics. Mapped at the smallest level possible, these maps will help to identify pockets of difference and disadvantage across our region.
Local Chambers of Commerce sites:
Port Macquarie Chamber of Commerce
The Port Macquarie Chamber of Commerce works to develop and grow local business by creating opportunities that will benefit the business and professional community throughout the Greater Port Macquarie region.
Wauchope Chamber of Commerce
Wauchope Chamber of Commerce and Industry is a voluntary partnership of business and professional people working together to Build Better Business. The Chamber aims to promote and protect the existing trade, commerce lifestyle and to welcome new environmentally friendly development in Wauchope and surrounding areas.
Camden Haven Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Tourism
As the owners of this website, the Camden Haven Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Tourism Inc is proud to represent many local businesses and to be promoting the benefits of working and living in the Camden Haven. Of course as a tourist and holiday destination, the Camden Haven is one of the best on the Mid North Coast with amenities and climate to suit all ages.
Greater Port Macquarie Community sites:
The village of Kendall is on the NSW Mid North Coast, about 3kms west of Kew and the Pacific Highway and half way between Taree and Port Macquarie. It's one of seven villages that make up the Camden Haven region of the Port Macquarie/Hastings Local Government Area.
The Comboyne Plateau lies between the valleys of the Manning River to the south and the Hastings River to the north. It is about 60km south-west of Port Macquarie, 35km west of Kew and 54km north-west of Taree. The plateau lies primarily within in the Port Macquarie Hastings LGA and it borders the Greater Taree LGA.
Regional Tourism site:
North Coast NSW
What makes the North Coast of New South Wales such a great holiday destination? For a start theres the regions year-round temperate climate and spectacular coastline, which means plenty of opportunity to surf, swim or just relax under the beach umbrella.
New South Wales Government sites:
Department of State & Regional Development
The New South Wales Department of State and Regional Development (DSRD) is the point contact within government for companies wishing to do business in Sydney and regional New South Wales (NSW).
Forests NSW is a public trading enterprise within the NSW Department of Primary Industries. As the commercaial trading arm of the department its role includes sustainably managing more than 2.8 million hectares of native State Forests and plantations.
NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service
The National Parks & Wildlife Service (NPWS) is part of the Department of Environment and Conservation - the main government conservation agency in New South Wales, Australia.
Tourism New South Wales is the New South Wales Governments tourism marketing and policy agency.
Australian Government Sites:
Tourism Australia is the Federal Government statutory authority responsible for international and domestic tourism marketing as well as the delivery of research and forcasts for the sector.
Tourism Research Australia
Tourism Research Australia and Tourism Events Australia where also established to focus on industry and market needs.
Welcome to the new business.gov.au
business.gov.au offers you simple and convenient access to all the government information, transactions and services you need. Its a whole-of-government service providing essential information on planning, starting and running your business.
Australia Transport Safety Bureau
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) is an operationally independent body within the Australian Government Department of Transport and Regional Services and is Australia's prime agency for transport safety investigations.
The "Travel Safely in Australia" information is a joint initiative of all Australian state and territory tourism and road safety agencies, Tourism Australia and the Australian Transport Safety Bureau.
Tourism Industry Forum Member Sites:
Backpackers Operators Association
The Backpacker Operators Association NSW Inc (BOA) is an Association for those working within the backpacker industry.
Meetings & Events Australia formally Meetings Industry of NSW
MEA is a national, non profit organization dedicated to fostering professionalism and excellence in all aspects of meetings management.
Bed and Breakfast Council
A major function of the Council has been its [behind the scenes] work in regard to government at local, state and federal level and with state and national tourism bodies.
Hotel, Motel and Accommodation Association
HMAA is reconized as the leading authority in the accommodation sector within Australia.
Roads and Traffic Authority
The RTA is the NSW State Government agency responsible for improving road safety, testing and licensing drivers and registering and inspecting vehicles.
Business Events Sydney
Whether you are organising an international convention, incentive or corporate meeting, the Business Events Sydney is your one-stop resource for helping you deliver an unforgettable event.
Tourist Attractions Association
The Tourist Attractions Association Incorporated (TAA) is the peak industry body for tourist attractions and associated services in New South Wales.
Ecotourism Association of Australia
Ecotourism Australia is growing, consolidating and promoting ecotourism and other committed tourism operations.
Local Community Service Clubs:
Rotary Club of Port Macquarie West
Rotary Club is located on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales approximately mid distance between Sydney and Brisbane. We are one of the oldest (chartered in 1971), largest (51 members) and most active clubs in the Port Macquarie / Hastings area.
Other Useful Sites:
Greater Port Macquarie Meetings and Events Website
Greater Port Macquarie is perfect to hold your next meeting or event with a range of venues, accommodation and incentive options to make the planning easy. This vibrant coastal centre is the ideal conference and meeting location.
Australian Heritage explores the achievements that have contributed to our nation, and tells the stories of the people and places that are part of our heritage and our culture.
The only Australian website specially designed to assist you with your seachange or treechange aspirations.