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Mrs York's Garden

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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A great walk!

Port Macquarie offers so many amazing walks and they are all free! This walk offers great views... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2019
Christina S
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Wonderful Rehabilitation

The work undertaken over the past couple of years (I think by volunteers?) to rehabilitate this... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2019
Port Macquarie, Australia
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Corner of Grant & Stewart Sts, Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed February 28, 2019 via mobile

Port Macquarie offers so many amazing walks and they are all free! This walk offers great views, clear walk ways,seating, picnic tables and a great time out.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Christina S
Reviewed February 22, 2019

This beach has a walk to the breakwater's there were lots of colourful rocks there where people painted there stories sad and funny. Also it had a little garden to view and beach was very clean. You can also stay at the caravan park down...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 20, 2019

The work undertaken over the past couple of years (I think by volunteers?) to rehabilitate this previously overgrown and disused area is nothing short of spectacular. I always look forward to checking out the progress of Mrs York's Garden on my annual trips to Port...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DanielS590
Reviewed January 17, 2019

This is a beautiful walk to take on a nice day. All the beautiful plants are labeled so you know what you’re looking at. Very peaceful.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Susan H
Reviewed September 24, 2018

You can access this garden from the Breakwall Walk. It's a pleasant place with interesting historical facts. You can sit and contemplate the ocean view.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

We walked through Mrs Yorks Garden which has been maintained out of respect for the work she did along the foreshore to make it enjoyable for all. It's a lovely area

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jennifersusan54
Reviewed August 19, 2018

The pioneering work of Mrs York fell into decay, but her descendants and a number of dedicated gardeners have recently transformed this scruffy overgrown bushland into a beautiful natural garden setting populated by native plant species and traversed by pathways constructed by the local Council....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Just a stone throw from the bustle of the town with the outlook you came to see. Relax, take your fish and chips or you book and take time to enjoy the peace.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank moriac
Reviewed January 24, 2018

The volunteers who are recreating this garden have done an amazing job over the past few years. New plantings, labelled plants, a picnic table, sculptures, new pathways and steps to allow further access. They have turned an ordinary area, which used to be overrun with...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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