What's News in Maclean?

THE NEW HARWOOD BRIDGE

Part of the $4.36 B  Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade is the new bridge crossing the Clarence River at Harwood. Many of you would remember crossing the existing bridge on your way south from Ballina or north from Coffs Harbour. Remember how the...

TIM THE BREAM FISHING COMPETITION 1ST & 2ND SEPTEMBER 2018

Yamba's famous annual 'Tim the Bream' national fishing titles will return to Ford Park Yamba NSW and the Clarence River in August with a prize pool of over AUD30,000. The featured prized catch for catching tagged 'Tim The Bream' is worth a whopping AUD20,000 with...

MACLEAN VETERANS WEEK OF GOLF – JULY 16-20, 2018

Maclean Golf Club is situated on Woodford Island about 4 km from the town centre. The club is well known for its friendly atmosphere and offers a very warm welcome to all visitors. The club house now has extended opening hours and with the availability of motorised...

CLARENCE RIVER ARTS FESTIVAL 13TH – 15TH JULY 2018

The Clarence River Arts Festival is an annual event run by the Lower Clarence Arts & Crafts Association that is held at the Maclean Showground every year in July. The festival includes an exhibition across nine sections with over $12,000 in prize money on offer....

BOTERO CAFÉ & RESTAURANT IS ONE OF THE BEST

So we live in this little town of Maclean, the Scottish Town of Australia.But it has more than just Scottish heritage and the Easter Gathering of the Clans.We also have some fabulous cafes and dress boutiques. Botero Café & Restaurant is one of the best. At...

TOUR DE WOODFORD CYCLING FUNDRAISER TBC MAY 2018

The Rotary Club of Maclean began The Tour de Woodford in 2008 as a way of bringing the community of the Clarence Valley together that gave families and individuals the opportunity to have a great time together, but encourage the more competitive rider to pace...

CLARENCE RIVER YACHT CLUB CLASSIC CRUISE & RACE TBC OCTOBER 2018

Commencing at Grafton and cruising downriver to Iluka Bay over three days, stopping off at beautiful anchorages and enjoying group dinners at local village eateries, on the way. The two day Clarence Classic Marathon Race commences on Friday from Iluka...

MACLEAN TWILIGHT RODEO (TBA) DECEMBER 201

The Maclean Twilight Rodeo is an annual rodeo that is a great family event with lots of side attractions for the kids. Highlights of the Rodeo include Bull Riding and Saddle Bronc Riding. Bull Riding, which is fast, furious and dangerous, is not for the faint...

ANOTHER HIDDEN GEM IN MACLEAN

Stay at the Waterview Motel and walk downtown to The Top Pub for Dinner The Maclean Hotel "Top Pub" in Maclean, is situated in the main street with views of the beautiful Clarence River. Our restaurant and bar are open every day with something on the menu to satisfy...

EATING OUT IN MACLEAN

What a great surprise we had last night. The Waterview Motel was full and everyone had checked-in, so we decided to take ourselves out for dinner. The venue of choice was The Rocky Mouth Bistro at the RSL. We took a table by the windows and watched the sun setting...

YOU ARE ALWAYS WELCOME AT THE WATERVIEW MOTEL IN MACLEAN

When you stay at the Waterview Motel in Maclean, you are staying at well-established and family friendly motel. Situated across the road from the Clarence River there is plenty to do and see. We might not be the newest motel in town, but we are constantly upgrading...