Day 3-Crescent Head to Port Macquarie via Maria River Rd (map and notes) 

We really, REALLY didn't want to ride on the highway between Port and Kempsey.  Wouldn't have wanted to before the upgrade with lack of shoulder, and speeds. It's possibly worse during construction, as in this section, a lot of the dual carriageway upgrade follows the alignment of the current/old highway. There are two dirt roads …

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Day 2 – Nambucca Heads to Crescent Head (map & notes) 

via Grassy Head and Stuarts Point. Link to Strava map  We mostly took the riverside shared path out of Nambucca (because I knew it took us under the highway and onto a shared path on the western side. Plus there are some really nice riverside sections.)   Pros and cons. Shared paths are often a pain …

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