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.Excellent walk area

Have walked this area many times over the years on visits and enjoy the wonderfull views of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sydney, Australia
Colourful walk

The colourful painted rocks gives this walk so much character. Really nice walk, we even saw... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“break wall”(32 reviews)
“town beach”(27 reviews)
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Sunset Parade, Port Macquarie, New South Wales 2444, Australia
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All reviews on the rocks break wall town beach interesting walk great walk hastings river caravan park level walk short stroll great exercise coastal walk town green all ages great spot message skate paintings
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have walked this area many times over the years on visits and enjoy the wonderfull views of the breakwater and sometimes sight dolphins in the area.Beach is next to breakwater.Well used by by tourists and locals.Will walk there again on future visit.Recommend.

Thank Brett62_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The colourful painted rocks gives this walk so much character. Really nice walk, we even saw dolphins in the ocean!

Thank barefootlouise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very pleasant water side walk with rocks painted in many different ways, all with different messages poignant, funny, celebratory or sad. It really adds to what is already and interesting walk. Don’t miss it if youre in Port Macquarie.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Its not a visit to Port Macquarie until you enjoy a walk on The Breakwall. Take time to enjoy not only the beautiful views but also the painted rocks and of course the odd dolphin

Thank Yvette A
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The wall is good exercise and the view is excellent .All the writing on the rocks have some meanings for all of us.You can see dolphins at the right time also a lot of people fishing Good to watch.And the skateboard Ring is good to...More

Thank vince a
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Perhaps a bit over the top but this is a really interesting walk with many a happy story (and a few sad ones) expressed on the large rocks on the break wall Seems to have become a family tradition for some Walk goes past a...More

Thank longstorybuthumourme
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Take this walk to see all of the different artwork that people have painted along the rocks. Both along the park & along the boardwalk!

Thank bombergirlcorinne
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Apparently the painted rocks on the breakwall started as an art competition back in the 90's. Since then it has grown to become an expression of peoples lives, loves and memories. Their are some great pieces only the wall and it's worth taking some time...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Fantastic path with lots of ups and downs and seats when you get tired. Shade and sun too and whale watching too.

Thank holden4100
Reviewed 25 September 2018

This is a short easy walk and along the way you will see painted rocks with personal messages. It takes about 20 mins there and back from the town center.

Thank DoveSydney_Australia
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Eimee K
30 July 2015|
Response from Ozzies2011 | Reviewed this property |
No Eimee, not at all-it's free to go on to and stay as long as you want or amble along at your leisure and read all the painted rocks.