Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie is a city on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, Australia, about 390 km (242 mi) north of Sydney, and 570 km (354 mi) south of Brisbane. The city is located on the coast, at the mouth of the Hastings River, and as a suburb had a population of 41,491 in 2011. (The population of the Port Macquarie local government area was 72,696.)

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Port Macquarie - Annual Events
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Archibald Clunes Innes
... Innes was a commandant at the Port Macquarie penal settlement from November 1826 to April 1827 ... on his grant of 2,568 acres (1,039 ha) of land near Port Macquarie where the 22 room Lake Innes house was built, using convict labour, in several stages between 1831 and 1843 ... In 1837 Innes had 85 convicts working for him at Port Macquarie ...
Members Of The New South Wales Legislative Assembly, 2007–2011
... Liberal Penrith 2010–present Mike Baird Liberal Manly 2007–present Craig Baumann Liberal Port Stephens 2007–present Hon Diane Beamer Labor Mulgoa 1995–2011 Gladys Berejiklian ...
Port Macquarie State By-election, 2008
... New South Wales Legislative Assembly seat of Port Macquarie on 18 October 2008 ... The writ for the Port Macquarie by-election was issued on 29 August, which was also when the rolls closed ... was contested on the same boundaries drawn for Port Macquarie at the 2007 state election ...
Port Macquarie-Hastings Council Dismissal, 2008 - The Payne Report
... its mandate and failed to consult with the community, led a public rally in Port Macquarie ... development should be an exciting time for Port Macquarie and was critical of opposition to the project, characterising it as "slanderous accusations" and "fomenting discontent" ... seminars and meetings, which will provide for activities never seen before in Port Macquarie." Harrison meanwhile told ABC News, "The report has said categorically that ...

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