Frequently Asked Questions




How do I book a tour?

You can book directly online for a tour simply by selecting the tour and date you wish and filling out the fields such as pick up location & phone number. You will then receive a confirmation e-mail.

Alternatively you can call Monique on 0424577881 to book over the phone.

What days do your tours operate?

Our tours operate from Monday - Saturday with tours by special request on a Sunday.

We offer 4 different styles of tour, below is our schedule:

Mon

The Finer Things

Restaurant Dining, Boutique Wineries & Strawberry Farm Tour

 

$99/pp

Tues

Rustic Wineries

The Hidden Wineries Trail & Wauchope Wanderings

 

$79/pp

Wed

On The Grapevine

Full Day Gourmet Food, Wine & Local Secrets

 

$109/pp

Thur

Rustic Wineries

The Hidden Wineries Trail & Wauchope Wanderings

 

$79/pp

Fri

Divine Trio

Oysters, Winery & Brewery Tour

 

 

$89/pp

Sat

On The Grapevine

Full Day Gourmet Food, Wine & Local Secrets

 

$109/pp

 

Where do you pick up from?

We pick up & drop off at centrally located Port Macquarie accommodations, be that a hotel, house or Airbnb. Please just type your requested location in the booking field and I will do my best to accommodate you.

We can not pick up from outside of Port Macquarie city , places such as Telegraph Point, Wauchope and surrounding areas are unfortunately out of reach. In the case that you are outside the pick up area you can meet for a pick up at the Port Macquarie Glasshouse Bus Stop.

Is it for adults only?

Yes the tour caters for adults only and has an age restriction of 18+. For private tours we can accommodate children, but please note that tastings are restricted to 18+. 

Are the tours wheelchair friendly?

Sorry but we are not wheelchair friendly. Our tours require a low level of fitness, with light walking involved in some locations.

Can you cater for dietary requirements?

Yes we can, please let us know your dietary requirements at the time of booking (there is a field for this in the online booking system). We cater for vegetarian, gluten free, lactose free.. Etc. Just notify us about your requirements and I will arrange alternative food options for you.

Is the lunch included?

Yes the lunch is included for all tours except the “Rustic Wineries” tour whereas you will have free time in Wauchope to pick from a variety of cafes and restaurants to dine at.

What isn’t included?

You are more then welcome to make additional purchases at the wineries and local places we visit. These additional purchases are not included in the cost.

How many people on a tour?

We have a minimum of 2 people and a maximum of 16 people on any given tour. The average group size is 8.

What vehicle do you use?

You will be chauffeured around in a modern air- conditioned vehicle, either a 12 seater van or a 20 seater mini bus with a max group size of 16 people.

What should I wear?

Wear comfortable clothing, we will be both inside and out throughout the day and doing some very light walking. Please wear or bring with you closed in shoes for the ‘behind the scenes’ tours (for OH&S purposes).

What do I need to bring?

Bring your camera for some happy snaps, and both suncream and a hat are handy on a hot day. An umbrella is handy on a wet day!

Does you tour still run when it’s raining?

Rain, hail or shine our tours run, with most of our activities under cover you’ll enjoy the day no matter the weather outside! Our winery tours are perfect as a wet weather alternative if the rain cancels another activity you have booked too.

Are gift certificates available?

Yes we have gift certificates available they can be purchased online, just go to our “Gift Certificates” page and type your gift message and select which tour.

Any other questions please let us know by calling Monique on 0424577881 or e-mailing bookings@frankiestravel.com , we can't wait to take you on an adventure!