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Kempsey, NSW

Cedar cutting is the principle industry on which Kempsey has prospered since its foundation in the early 19th Century. Visit historic Trial Bay Gaol at
South West Rocks and the Wigay Aboriginal Culture Park.


Just out of town, Gladstone is highlighted by The Old Lodge Pottery and
Darkwater House, which serves afternoon tea and sells local handicrafts.
Within Kempsey itself, shopping, accommodation and all the benefits of a mid
sized country town make it the perfect stopover point on a trip up the Pacific

Nearest Airport: Kempsey

Kempsey Map

About Kempsey

  • Locality: Urban locality
  • Kempsey Postcode: 2440
  • State: New South Wales
  • Region: North Coast NSW
  • Latitude: -31.08062
  • Longitude: 152.84199
  • Elevation: 7m
  • Population: 474
  • Median Income: $23244
  • Area (Sq/km): 6.982
  • Timezone: Australia/Sydney

Accommodation In Kempsey

Discover some of the accommodation in and around Kempsey

Explore The Outback

Australia has a vast remote interior, much of it largely untouched. By night, the outback is deathly quiet, with the only light provided by the stars and the moon - a perfect oportunity for stargazing. Explore the isolated heart of the country, meet and connect with Aboriginal people and experience one of the oldest living cultures in the world. Go ‘walk-about’ and immerse yourself with Australia’s endless outback horizons.

Outback Experiences

Luxe Accommodation

Enjoy a distinctly Australian luxury experience, such as the unforgettable reefs, islands, beaches and coast; rugged mountain ranges, rainforests and vast national parks; and the many vibrant food and wine regions. Take a once in a lifetime adventure and discover the sheer indulgence of experiencing the wonders of Australia in style and stay in total luxury.

Australia has wide variety of accommodation options to suit most budgets and travelling preferences. Choose from luxury lodges, boutique hotels, serviced apartments, motels, bed and breakfasts, caravan parks as well as youth and backpacker hostels.


Glasshouse Mountains

The Glasshouse Mountains in the hinterland of Queensland’s Sunshine Coast are actually the cores of 20 million year old volcanoes. The sides of the volcanoes have eroded away leaving only the hardened rock spiremountain cores we see today. Learn more about this awe-inspiring landscape.

Glasshouse Mountains