200 Years of History 1821 – 2021

A Penal Settlement established in 1821 under Captain Francis Allman landing at Town Green now Clarence Street.

200 years later, Port AdVenture Cruises is proud to play its part in celebrating the History of our town.

Daily cruises featuring live music by the legendary Pat Drummond, Australian Singer / Songwriter.

Pat wrote and recorded “The Spirit of Endeavor” while sitting at Lady Nelson Wharf for the then, town crier Gerry Adams, while visiting Port Macquarie.

Few locals know that the late and great Slim Dusty recorded a brilliant song “The Ballad of Port Macquarie”. This song will be featured and sang by Pat on every performance during this 9 day/night celebration.

The Port AdVenture crew will add to the atmosphere and dress in period costume.

Of course, there is always, a chance of enjoying the Dolphins swim alongside and on the bow wash.

A family attraction not to be missed!

Visit the website for daily schedule. Pre booking is highly recommended. COVID-19 rules apply (limited availability).

This listing was updated on 09/04/2021 by Port AdVenture Cruises. Port Macquarie-Hastings Council accepts no liability for inaccuracies or errors in the above listing.


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    Saturday 10th Apr 21 - Sunday 18th Apr 21
    Daily event
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    11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
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    Port AdVenture Cruises
    Clarence Street, Port Macquarie, New South Wales, 2444
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    0434 393 199
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    [email protected]
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