Lady Nelson Wharf - NSW

  Point of Interest

Position

DEG: -31.4277 152.908
DMS: 31º 25' 39.72" S 152º 54' 28.82" E
UTM: 56 J 6522993mN 491257mE
Altitude: 0.5m

Description

Place Type

Recreation - Point of Interest

Location

313.62kms NorthEast of Sydney - Driving 385 km (4 hours 7 mins)
438.72kms South of Brisbane - Driving 549 km (6 hours 23 mins)

Address & Contact

Horton Street (Clarence Street)
Port Macquarie NSW 2444
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Information

Lady Nelson Wharf - named after the ship 'The Lady Nelson' in which Surveyor-General, John Oxley sailed in to the area to explore and take soundings in 1819. The 'The Lady Nelson' was also one of the three ships that arrived on 17 April 1821 under Captain Allman, with convicts and soldiers of the 48th Regiment to start a penal settlement at Port Macquarie.

This new wharf was constructed at the same site as the original wharf’s built in the 1820’s and 1830’s and will be a heritage item for future generations. It is an icon of the Town Green and can be used by private and public boats and is a popular spot for fishing at sunset.
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Closest Weather Station

Port Macquarie Airport at 14/12:30pm EDT
Distance from Lady Nelson Wharf 4.08km W
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
26.8°C26.8°C65%19.7°C1009.9hPa0.0mmENE19km/hr
10knots
22km/hr
12knots

Closest Climatic Station

Port Macquarie Airport Aws
Distance from Lady Nelson Wharf 4.08km W
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C27.627.526.324.121.419.418.620.222.523.925.026.5
Mean Min. °C18.318.416.813.810.48.16.56.79.411.915.216.8
Mean Rain mm149.1172.6165.7151.4119.6147.973.562.163.576.1158.1104.8

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