If unwinding is on your mind then head to the relaxed town of Crescent Head on the NSW Mid North Coast. This gorgeous part of the world displays stunning sandy beaches and lush national parks for bushwalking and hanging out in nature. Crescent Head is the perfect spot for camping, whale watching, golf and surfing.
Crescent Head is a village with a rich surfing culture of many decades. Although not a huge village, you will be surprised by its many cafes, chic boutiques and golf course!
Crescent Head is a 4hr 45min drive from Sydney and just under six hours from Brisbane. You can also catch a train from Sydney to Kempsey, just 20min away. Or fly into Port Macquarie Airport and hire a car for the 45min drive.
For the kids there is a skate park, rock pools to explore, shells to collect and a lagoon to swim in.
Campers and caravaners flock to Crescent Head with the caravan park situated right in town, next to the beach and inlet which is a popular place for children. Or check out Waves Campground to get back into nature.
Whether you’re a social golfer or a seasoned professional, playing the six-hole course at the Crescent Head Country Club is a great casual day whether you are up for a social game or something more serious. With sweeping views of the coast and beautifully manicured grounds, this six-hole golf course is perfect, and you won't be blamed for getting distracted by the sweeping views.