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Safety and security at Port Macquarie Airport is our highest priority.

All passengers, and carry-on and checked baggage are subject to aviation security screening procedures as required by the Australian Government Aviation Transport Security Act 2004 and Aviation Transport Security Regulations 2005.

Dangerous Goods

Dangerous goods are items or substances that may endanger the safety of aircraft or persons on board an aircraft.  Please contact the airline you are flying with for details of prohibited and allowable items.

Alternatively, please visit the Civil Aviation Safety Authority website for details.

Inappropriate Jokes and Comments

Any comment made, even if in jest, regarding the possession or knowledge of possession of a weapon or explosive device will be taken seriously and may result in prosecution and/or refusal by the airline to carry you as a passenger.

Unattended Items

Baggage and personal items must not be left unattended at the Airport or in the terminal building for security and crime prevention reasons. Unattended items may be removed and quarantined for security reasons.

Please ensure that all baggage has your name and home address details on the inside and your name and destination displayed on the outside. Airlines provide luggage tags at the check-in counters for this purpose. 

Filming and Photography

Passengers and visitors may take cameras into the departures lounge, however photos may not be taken of check-in counters, check-in staff, security procedures, equipment or security staff.

For any other filming or photography at Port Macquarie Airport, please contact Airport Operations on 0418 408 529.

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