The Macleay River may peak near 4.50m on Saturday morning with minor flooding.
Kempsey Shire boasts beautiful beaches which are enjoyed all year round by residents and visitors.
The surf life saving season runs from September to April.
Council provides a lifeguard service during peak periods, and local surf life saving clubs provide volunteer surf life saving services on weekends and public holidays at some beaches.
Council's lifeguard service will resume in the spring school holidays. There is no service during winter.
Surf Life Saving NSW
Macleay Valley Coast beaches