Souvenir Program, Civic Dinner, 1939

When Federal politicians and ministers, Sir Earle Page and the Hon. Archie Cameron visited Port Macquarie in March 1939 the town went all out to impress and impose on the visitors the importance of Port Macquarie as a future regional centre. The Mayor noting, on expressing his thanks to them, ‘If we don’t get anything out of the visit we will get some publicity’.