The Macleay Valley Coast – A reason to stop between Sydney & Byron Bay

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The Macleay Valley Coast makes BuzzFeed’s 19 reasons to drive between Sydney and Byron Bay.

19 Reasons You Need To Drive From Sydney To Byron Bay Once In Your Life

By Sohan Judge 12 April 2018

Why drive for nine hours straight when you can turn it into an adventure?

Marvel at the ocean from Crescent Head Lookout – The town is also known as a great place to surf, if you’re down for that.

Crescent Head Lookout

Capture the views at Smoky Cape Lighthouse – If you’re feeling extra, you can even stay a night at the keeper’s cottage.

Views from Smoky Cape Lighthouse

Watch the sunset from Trial Bay in South West Rocks – Since it faces west, Trial Bay is one of the few places in NSW where you can watch the sun set over the ocean.

Sunset at Trial Bay || TripAdvisor


Being halfway between Sydney & Brisbane, South West Rocks is the perfect stop over.

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Macleay Valley Coast Map – Legendary Pacific Coast