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Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb
Experience a once in a lifetime opportunity to climb at dawn or dusk on Sydney’s iconic Harbour Bridge, giving you fantastic panoramic views of Sydney’s surrounds.
Interact and get up close to spectacular native animals, stay over night glamping amongst the animals, take in the spectacular views from Sydney’s only cable car, listen to zookeeper talks and enjoy daily shows, showcasing the animal’s talents.
Take a break from the city lifestyle and escape to the mountains for a relaxing day of bush walking, historic stories, and delicious wines. Hear about the local Aboriginal culture by meeting local indigenous people and listen to the sound of the Digeridoo an Aboriginal instrument. Explore one of the many fantastic walking trails spotting native flora and fauna.
Hunter Valley Experience
Embrace the picturesque landscape of Newcastle’s Hunter Valley food and wine region, packed with mouth-watering wineries, vineyards, and fresh produce. Enjoy taste testing some of Newcastle’s local produce as you embark on a wine tour around the country region.
Let the salt air hit your face and find sand everywhere imaginable as you take a swim, sunbake, or enjoy limitless water sports along Newcastle’s coastline ranging from surfing, stand up paddle boarding, kite surfing to even snorkelling.
ANZAC Memorial Walk
Take in the picture-perfect scenery as you take a stroll on Newcastle’s most famous coastal walk along top beaches, parks and cliff faces, whilst absorbing incredible history of Australia’s ANZAC soldiers who fought for Australia in the war.
Whale and Dolphin Cruise
Head out to sea in search for the majestic marine life with outdoor or indoor seating perfect for all capabilities. Get your cameras ready as you watch these animals play and splash in the ocean with the stunning coastline as your backdrop.
Hike Mt Tomaree
Feeling adventurous and active, put your hiking boots on and get ready for mind blowing panoramic views of Port Stephens coast as you reach the Mt Tomaree Summit.
Dine at Shoal Bay Country Club
After a busy day full of activities enjoy a refreshing beverage and live performances at the Shoal Bay Country Club, the perfect spot to relax and embrace the destination.
Port Macquarie Markets
Delve into Port Macquarie’s local produce and delicacies at the popular Port Macquarie Markets. Hunt for a bargain on boutique clothing goods, artworks, and gift ideas as you immerse yourself in the local culture.
Ever wanted to get the opportunity to ride a camel across the golden sand beaches of NSW coastlines well here is your chance. Meet your camel and set off for a lovely ride along Port Macquarie, taking in iconic sights such as lighthouse beach.
Do you have a passion for fishing and love being out on the water, join a fishing charter so you can catch some of the best local fish in NSW. Port Macquarie fishing charters will always have an experienced deep-sea fisherman onboard providing you with helpful tips and knowledge.
Tamworth Country Music Festival
Join one of the most famous Country Music Festivals held in NSW for the largest variety of country music performed live every January. This event is perfect for families of all ages as you can view the large collection of monster trucks and rides.
Big Golden Guitar
Less than 10 minutes from the Powerhouse Hotel the iconic golden guitar is a must see if you are a lover of all thing’s music. Visit the souvenir shop, coffee shop and for sporting enthusiasts the collector’s museum for great keepsakes and mementos.
Tamworth Marsupial Park
Wonder around Tamworth’s 14-hectare Marsupial Park, only a short distance from the Powerhouse Hotel. An amazing place for families and animal lovers allowing you the opportunity to get up close and personal with Native Australian Wildlife.
Take a trip into the New England High Country Vinyards near Uralla and take time to visit this historic town.
A drive through pretty countryside see’s you in Gunnedah, home to many Koala’s and you may like to try your luck fossicking for gold!