Hello Koalas Festival is held over the June Long Weekend, celebrating Australia's best loved animal.
Building on the success of the Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail with its 68+ koala sculptures in Port Macquarie, Hello Koalas Festival is great fun for all ages - including the second Hello Koalas Treasure Hunt, with lots of prizes. Register online. It's free to enter.
Enjoy activities along the Trail including Port Macquarie's Koala Hospital, Port Macquarie Museum and Sea Acres Rainforest Centre.
Visit the Hello Koalas themed foreshore markets and bring your classic car along for the Hello Koalas Cars for Koalas at Westport Park. Trophies awarded for the best of the best. Koala face painting for the kids. Raising funds for the Port Macquarie Koala Hospital.
Celebrate with family and friends at the Hello Koalas Festival Picnic at Douglas Vale Historic Homestead and Vineyard, local singers and musicians, delicious foods and a treasure trove of stalls. Games organised by the Koala Recovery Program.