Kempsey Macleay RSL Club

Welcome to Kempsey Macleay RSL Club

Still the club of choice, overlooking the beautiful Macleay River in the heart of Kempsey.

With something for everyone,
the Kempsey Macleay RSL Club is the hub of the
Macleay Valley community.

It is our privilege to provide the perfect place for people to come together, connect and celebrate. Whether it’s over a special dinner, a quick coffee, or a cold beer – we welcome you.

With great food, great events – and even better company – enjoy life’s special moments at the Kempsey Macleay RSL Club.

Explore everything we have to offer! With several fabulous dining options and fantastic weekly events, our members are more like family.

We also have a great calendar of events coming up – with live music and exciting performances. Or if you’re looking to host your own event at our sensational venue – we can help there too.

So whether it’s to pop in for a beer or to celebrate a milestone – we hope to see you soon!

Find Us Here

The Kempsey Macleay RSL

1 York Lane, Kempsey
Open from 10.00am daily

The Bowlo, Kempsey

13 Austral St, Kempsey
Open from 11.00am daily

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Eat & Drink

Kempsey Macleay RSL Club has several delicious dining options to choose from. Whether you’re after a romantic meal with a stunning view – or a family friendly feed that won’t break the budget – you’ll find something to suit your mood.

Each of our venues aim to bring people together, celebrating with loved ones while enjoying the best food, and the best people. Explore our dining options, to find the perfect place for you.

Freshwater Bar & Grill
Dine in style at Kempsey’s premier venue overlooking the Macleay River. Featuring a first class menu, with fresh ingredients from local producers.

Open daily for lunch 11:30pm - 2:30pm
Open daily for dinner from 5:30pm

Bowlo Bistro

A snitty and a schooner with mates never tasted so good! Watch the big game or enjoy a tasty meal after barefoot bowls at The Kempsey Bowlo.

Open daily from 11am
Bowls Bistro open:
Wednesday to Sunday 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Tuesday to Saturday 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Cafe Fresh
Sit down with friends for a coffee and some cake - or a beer and a burger! This versatile menu has something for everyone to enjoy.
Open daily from 10:00am

What To Do

There’s always something going on at the Kempsey Macleay RSL Club! We have regular weekly events for our members and their families – including Bingo, Trivia Night and the famous Meat Raffle!
drink time


Our Members are who we are here for. We exist to serve you!

Kempsey Macleay RSL Club Members are eligible for the draws and promotions, as well as our Rewards Program – which offers discounts, special promotions and in-house purchases.

Become a Member and receive all the amazing benefits!

The Bowlo, Kempsey

Fun and relaxed – The Bowlo is the perfect place for a few beers and a bit of mischief with your mates.

Our famous Lawn bowls are available to the whole family – whether you’re a veteran with a competitive spirit, or keen for some laughs and a Sunday Session with barefoot bowls.


The Kempsey Macleay RSL Club function rooms offer a contemporary space for you to host events.

From birthday parties, baby showers and all the big family events – to corporate workshops and Christmas parties – we have the perfect space for your needs.

Our functions team will take the pressure off and help you organise a memorable event. Between the seamless planning process and on-the-day assistance, functions at KMRSL are guaranteed to be great fun.

Vision Magazine

Kempsey Macleay RSL Club is registered as a COVID Safe Business with the NSW Government.
Visitors to the venue will be required to check in with our unique QR code registered with Service NSW.

Kempsey Macleay RSL Club
1 York Lane
Kempsey NSW 2440
Open Hours
Monday - Sunday
10:00am - Late
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