Anna and Nathan, a young couple that left lucrative city careers in the oil and gas industry, took the plunge in 2016 to buy a business and make Greater Port Macquarie their home.

Living across the road from the Camden River, and just down the street from the beach, their motel is now ranked #1 in North Haven on TripAdvisor. Hear how Anna and Nathan made the move, and why they believe it’s worth putting in the effort to make it happen.

If you have any questions about purchasing a business in the Port Macquarie-Hastings region talk to our Economic Development team on (02) 6581 8111, email us via [email protected], or find out more about local opportunities here.

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