Situated right in the heart of the Mid North Coast, the Macleay Valley Coast is the perfect place for families.
The Macleay Valley Coast is the unspoilt gem of North Coast NSW. A paradise of sun, sand, surf and bush. An absolute delight for nature lovers.
Right at your doorstep you'll find National Parks teeming with wildlife and kilometres of pristine sand beaches and secluded, sheltered coves.
For a comprehensive list of events visit these websites:
- Macleay Valley Coast Signature Events Showcase
- Macleay Valley Coast Community Events Calendar
- Macleay Valley Coast - www.macleayvalleycoast.com.au
How to get here
Almost 90% of holiday makers to the Macleay Valley drive their own vehicle. For those who don't, regular rail and coach services are available and hire cars and taxis can be arranged upon arrival. Local buses run limited services to the villages in the Kempsey Shire.
Road distances to Kempsey
|City||Highway distance from Kempsey|
|Cairns||2,241 km via Pacific and Bruce Highways|
|Brisbane||538 km via Pacific Highway|
|Tweed Heads||430 km via Pacific Highway|
|Lismore||327 km via Pacific Highway and Summerland Way|
|Grafton||192 km via Pacific Highway|
|Coffs Harbour||112 km via Pacific Highway|
|Port Macquarie||49 km via Pacific Highway|
|Tamworth||309 km via Pacific and Oxley Highways|
|Taree||118 km via Pacific Highway|
|Newcastle||288 km via Pacific Highway|
|Sydney||428 km via Pacific Highway|
|Wollongong||508 km via Pacific and Princes Highways|
|Canberra||715 km via Pacific and Federal Highways|
|Melbourne||1,296 km via Pacific and Hume Highways|
|Adelaide||1,847 km via Pacific, Hume and Sturt Highways|