About Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie is located midway between Sydney and Brisbane on the Mid-North Coast of New South Wales.

One of New South Wales largest regional cities and a popular holiday destination, Port Macquarie and the NSW mid-north Coast offers a wide array of beaches, rainforests and wildlife. Our campus is located at Innes Lake which is only 10 minutes from the closest beach and the Central Business District.

Port Macquarie voted number 1 most visited destination on the Mid-North Coast (1.5 Million visits each year) - National Visitors Survey

Fast Facts

City population: 78,128

Port Macquarie enjoys one of the best climates in Australia, with the average temperature ranging from 7°C to 27°C.
Average summer: Max 26 and Min 18
Average winter: Max 19 and Min 8

Public transport:
Sydney to Port Macquarie - 1hr flight, 4.25hrs drive, 8.25hrs train
Brisbane to Port Macquarie – 1.25hr flight, 6.25hrs drive, 12hrs train
Melbourne to Port Macquarie - 1.45hr flight

Things to do

You will never be short of things to do in Port Macquarie
aerial coastline shot

Getting Here

The many ways to make your way to Port Macquarie


Live, work and study in Port Macquarie