More than a safe harbour
Port Macquarie Marina offers a range of businesses for the convenience of visitors and guests. With a full service slipway and service centre, you’ll also find fishing and boating supplies, a wellness centre, hairdresser, and a range of fabulous eateries—all of them ready to share with you the best of local hospitality and service.
Port Marina Slipway
At Port Macquarie Marina you’ll find Port Marina Slipway—the only full service slipway and service centre between Newcastle and the Gold Coast.
Headed by shipwright boat builder Morgan Thompson and high-end fibreglass laminator and spray painter Rance Page, Port Marina Slipway provides a one-stop-shop for boat servicing, including modifications and repair work. Specialising in both timber and fibreglass boats, their focus is on quality annual maintenance.
The slipway has capacity to service four boats at a time, up to 18 metres in length or 30 tonne.
For bookings Monday to Saturday call 0456 767 547 or email [email protected]
Shotgun Marine specialises in electrical operations, navigation, marine communications and refrigeration. They can also completely supply and fit vessels to suit your specific needs.
They are specialists for GPS, GPS depth sounders, autopilots, radar, fish finders, marine radio communication equipment, VHF, 27 meg radios, EPIRBS, safety equipment, aerials, entertainment products, bilge pumps, inverters, battery chargers, solar panels and wind generators, and agents for TMQ, JRC, GME, Raymarine, Coursemaster, Koden, Furuno, Simrad and Glomex Arials.
Open Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 5.00pm and weekends by appointment. For enquiries call 02 6583 3374 (international callers 61 2 6583 3374) or visit www.shotgunmarine.com.au
Seasalt Café & Restaurant at Port Macquarie Marina is your daily breakfast and lunch destination. Serving one of the best barista-made espressos in town, you will find delicious freshly baked cakes and family favourites made from local produce.
With one of the most picturesque locations in Port Macquarie, you can enjoy the view from indoors to stay warm and cosy, or take your meal al fresco in warmer weather.
Seasalt is open every day from 6.00am. For enquiries call 02 6583 8785 (international callers 61 2 6583 8785) or visit www.seasaltportmacquarie.com.au
After only being open for a month our new ‘Modern Italian’ restaurant has been quite the success, booked out most nights. They have also recently opened upstairs… upbeat Jazz style bar with tapas and cocktails ($9.90 cocktails on Wednesdays)
L.Snell – “What a great restaurant, we came up for a few days and both nights we went to Hidden Gem at Marina for dinner. The food and staff were amazing, so welcoming and friendly and they even remembered us the second night. Highly recommend this restaurant we will definitely be coming back”
S.Ward – “Beautiful Food, friendly host. Very Well done all round”
J.Mitchell – “Wow! I went for dinner on the opening night, the flavours were INSANE. A welcoming and relaxing atmosphere and can not fault the meals in any way. The staff still need a bit of training and fine tuning, but all and all I cant wait to see what else comes from this business if that’s what I received on the first night of trading. Thank you for a beautiful dinner!”
Open Tuesday – Sunday from 11:30am to 1:30pm and 17:30pm to 8:30pm. For bookings and enquiries call 02 5543 9984 or visit www.hiddengematmarina.com.au
Jagged Edge Hair Design
For professional hair design and hair care, and a bit of pampering, visit Jagged Edge Hair Design at the marina.
Our friendly salon staff can create the perfect cut or style for you, as well as permanent waving or straightening, colouring and treatments.
We also offer body sugaring, ear piercing, Bio Sculpt nails, and Bridal Packages in our upstairs rooms, with a fabulous view of the marina.
Open Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm; Thursday 9.00am to 7.30pm; and Saturday 8.00am to 2.00pm. For bookings and enquiries call 02 6584 9959 (international callers 61 2 6584 9959).
Vanity Medi Spa
It’s all about you at Vanity Medi Spa, your local skin body and beauty specialists.
For the pampering you deserve, Vanity Medi Spa offers a range of services, including nail design, make-up, spray tanning, manicures, pedicures, facials and luxurious body massage.
Open Monday to Wednesday 9.00am to 5.00pm; Thursday 9.00am to 6.00pm; Friday 9.00am to 6.30pm; and Saturday 9.00am to 2.00pm.
For bookings and enquiries call 02 6583 8434 (international callers 61 2 6583 8434) or visit www.vanitymedispa.com.au
Established in 1993, Coastwide Marine is a specialised business providing boat brokerage, marine insurance and boat valuation, to make the process of buying, selling or insuring a boat as stress-free and enjoyable as possible.
Preferred brokers for Marine Rescue NSW since 2011, the Coastwide Marine team has in-depth of knowledge of power, sail and commercial vessels, and offers thorough marketing across Australia.
With central offices located in Sydney on Pittwater and Sydney Harbour, there are Coastwide Marine agents ready to assist you at Port Macquarie Marina. Locations include Batemans Bay Marina, Port Macquarie Marina, Oyster Cove-Port Stephens and Swan Bay-Lake Macquarie.
For enquiries call 0435 665 533 (international callers call 61 435 665 533) or visit www.coastwidemarine.com.au
Raine & Horne Real Estate
Raine & Horne Real Estate, at Shop 6 Port Macquarie Marina, provides a highly professional residential and rural sales service, with an efficiently run rental department.
Part of a respected national network, clients selling their property will benefit from a wide database of buyers.
With an energetic team that can offer you a service that’s second-to-none, look no further than Raine & Horne at the marina for all your real estate needs.
For enquiries call 02 6583 2699 (international callers 61 2 6583 2699) or visit www.raineandhorne.com.au/portmacquarie
A dragon boat club for the young and old, the Flamin’ Dragons welcomes anyone who wants to try the fastest growing water sport in New South Wales.
Whether you want to paddle for fitness or fun, for socialising or to compete at the highest level, anyone aged over 12 can join in.
The club competes at regattas on the North Coast, in Sydney, interstate and overseas. Training sessions vary throughout the year, and if you want to try it out then meet at the marina on Saturdays at 6.30am.
For more information visit www.flamindragonsportmacquarie.org.au
Port Macquarie Game Fishing Club
Port Macquarie Game Fishing Club is for people with a passion for fishing, especially competitive fishing.
Boasting many Australian and world records since its foundation in 1971, the most important event on the calendar is the Golden Lure Competition held in January each year, with prizes totalling more than $40,000.
Members come from all walks of life and span all ages, and you don’t need to own a boat to get involved. Monthly get togethers are held on the third Friday of the month from 6.00pm in a clubhouse at the marina. For more information visit www.pmgfc.com.au
Port Macquarie Maroro Outrigger Canoe Club
With its origins in the Pacific cultures thousands of years ago, outrigger canoe racing is an exciting new sport attracting enthusiastic paddlers.
The Port Macquarie Maroro Outrigger Canoe Club, which began in 2004, is for all levels of paddlers and a great way to stay fit.
To compete in regattas, you will probably need several seasons to become proficient, due to the unique nature of the sport and its specific demands. The club attends regattas in New South Wales and Queensland during the summer months. Training is on the beautiful Hastings River and in the open ocean when weather permits.
For more information visit www.marorokanu.websyte.com.au