Townsend lies between Maclean and Gulmarrad linking the communities.
Known for it’s busy industrial hub, there is now a well established residential hamlet where more and more people are attracted to the mid-sized residential blocks to build their new homes.
From Townsend the beaches of Brooms Head are only a short drive and there is the road through James Creek area that makes Yamba an easy drive. Serviced by a local convenience store and fuel station, nursery, hardware store, mechanics and numerous other services, if you are looking for a quiet estate atmosphere, Townsend will be of interest. Take a drive and check it out.