What’s On Events

The Beat - September 25 - 27

Your guide to what's happening on the coast this weekend


Hello Koalas Festival – Port Macquarie

Saturday and Sunday September 26th - 27th, 9 am - 5pm

Search Port’s streets and spot koala sculptures in unexpected places. Can you find all 30 brightly decorated sculptures?

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Toons 4 Wildlife – Coffs Harbour - National Cartoon Gallery @ The Bunker

Wednesday to Sunday, 10 am - 4 pm until November 22

Exhibition showing works by some of Australia’s best cartoonists and raising funds for WIRES through an online auction.

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Stencil Art Prize exhibition - Port Macquarie - Glasshouse Port Macquarie

Tuesdays - Sundays, 10 am - 2 pm until November 29

A touring exhibition of the world’s best and most daring stencil artists. Edgy, political and pop culture inspired.

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Taikoz 4tet Live! – Coffs Harbour - Jetty Memorial Theatre

Sunday September 27th, 2 pm and 4 pm

Taikoz’s percussion instruments combine with soulful singing and spirited movement to create a varied and entertaining concert.

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Rockyshore Xplore – Woolgoolga - Main Beach

Sunday September 27th, 9 am - 11 am

Children 3+ can enjoy this adventure event by Our Living Coast. Explore the marine universe in rock pools!

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Great Lakes Food Trail – Nabiac - Nabiac Showground

Saturday September 26th, 8 am - noon

Meet your local producers at the Great Lakes Food Trail Alley at the Nabiac Farmers Markets.

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Essentials of Art & Design with Kerrie Bowles – Cowper - Cowper Art Gallery and Studio

Saturday September 26th

This workshop at introduces students to the elements and principles of art and design. Suitable for beginners.

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Happening soon…

October 1st - 8th ArtWalk – Various events around Port Macquarie

October 1st Rock N’ Mash - Club North Haven, North Haven

October 2nd - 4th Undercover Artists – The Shed, Dunbogan

October 3rd Manhattan Short Film Festival - Glasshouse Theatre, Port Macquarie

October 3rd Saltwater Sistas Beach Clean Up – Boronia Park, Sawtell

October 4th Coffs Harbour Aero Club Open Day – Aviation Drive, Coffs Harbour

October 9th Snow White and the 7 Cool Dudes – Jetty Memorial Theatre, Coffs Harbour

All Events

Please check individually with the organisers of the listed events in order to understand if they have been cancelled.