Macleay Valley Coast

Discover something new!

Discover a region filled with old fashioned country hospitality, a place where the Australian spirit lives on.

Visit Smoky Cape Lighthouse

Perched high on a headland in the beautiful Hat Head National Park, Smoky Cape Lighthouse is the most elevated lighthouse on the north coast of NSW. Completely surrounded by natural bushland and gleaming blue ocean, it’s a must see when visiting the region.

Discover Trial Bay Gaol

Step back in time and discover the eerie ruins of Trial Bay Gaol. Today, the gaol is a must-see attraction with a well curated museum of historic artefacts from the site, and a memorial to the internees who perished when spending time within its walls.

Explore Hat Head National Park

For sweeping views of the natural vegetation with the National Park and Pacific Ocean, head to Smoky Cape, Hat Head or Kemps Corner. Explore the area bushwalking with many coastal tracks to choose from, walk around Hat Hill by taking the Korogoro Track. From Killick Beach at Hungry Camping Area see one of the state’s largest live sand dune systems.