Port Macquarie Hastings Council ranger, Sophie, shares where to find the dog friendly map on Council’s website and how to navigate it to find the various areas for you to be out and about having fun with your dog.
Did you know...
* Dogs must be on a leash in all public places unless signposted otherwise.
* Dogs are not allowed in National Parks, Nature Reserves or State Conservation Areas.
* You shouldn’t bring your dog within 10 metres of a children’s playground
Remember to always check signage at reserves and beaches to confirm if dogs are allowed in the area.
Visit Councils website to find out where you can exercise your dog off-leash and on-leash and to brush up on owner responsibilities when out with your dog in public.