Macquarie Nature Reserve
All the practical information you need to know about Roto House.
Getting there and parking
Roto House is in Macquarie Nature Reserve:
- Access to the parking area and wheelchair-accessible pathways to Roto House and the Koala Hospital is from Roto Place, off Lord Street.
- Sealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Parking is available for cars and buses, including several designated disabled spots. It can be a busy place on the weekend, so parking can be limited.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Macquarie Nature Reserve. Here are some of the highlights.
Autumn is a very attractive time in the park as the days grow crisper and the light becomes softer.
Visit the park in spring to see the busy birds and the magnolia in bloom.
Enjoy the cosy atmosphere of Roto House on a cold day.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
18°C and 27°C
8°C and 19°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Drinking water is not available, so it’s a good idea to bring your own.
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - easy
This area is fully wheelchair-accessible.
- Port Macquarie office
- Monday to Friday, 9am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6588 5555 for general enquiries only, no bookings.
- 22 Blackbutt Road, Port Macquarie NSW 2444