NRMA South West Rocks Holiday Resort
South West Rocks, NSW

The Macleay Valley Coast

Explore the best of the Macleay Valley Coast with a visit to these activities and attractions: 

  • Tourist Drive 12: Crescent Head, Gladstone, South West Rocks, Arakoon National Park and Hat Head National Park - historic towns, famous surfing beaches, lookouts and so much more!
  • The Slim Dusty Centre: Located in Kempsey is the tribute to the great Australian Icon - Slim Dusty. The centre exhibits object and images from the Kirkpatrick's family archives as well as items donated from fans all over the world.
  • Crescent Head Surfing Reserve 
  • Enjoy the hinterland of Kempsey and all that the Macleay River has to offer including mountain ranges, clear creeks to swim in and plenty of fresh air.
  • Hat Head Beach - only a 30 min drive from the resort, it's the perfect place to snorkel at high tide!

For even more to do around the Macleay Valley, visit the Macley Valley Coast website -

The Macleay Valley Coast

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