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Geebung picnic area

“I dived into those crystal waves and felt the stresses dissolve. I came up a totally different person - relaxed, revived and ready for my summer holiday.”

Nestled into the dunes, Geebung picnic area is a perfect beachside spot just north of popular Diamond Head campground, in Crowdy Bay National Park. Only a short stroll to the golden crescent sands of Dunbogan Beach, spend the day swimming, surfing and fishing on the beautiful Mid-North coast.

After you’ve worked up an appetite, stroll back and tuck into a picnic feast at the shaded tables. The surrounding heath erupts in colour during spring with wildflowers and delicate ground orchids. The area is famous for Christmas bells in the summer months.

If you’re after a walk, head south along the beach to Diamond Head loop walk. Keep an eye out for whales during their annual migration as humpbacks, and occasionally, the much rarer southern right whale, can be spotted.


Getting there

Getting there:

Geebung picnic area is in the northern section of Crowdy Bay National Park. It is located just off Diamond Head Road close to the northern park entrance.

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Vehicle access:

Unsealed road/trail - 2WD vehicles - All weather


Parking is available at Geebung picnic area.

Important info


  • Gas/electric barbecues (free)
  • Carpark
  • Picnic tables
  • Non-flush toilets

You should know:

  • Remember to take your binoculars if you want to birdwatch or whale watch
  • Strong rips and currents may be present at Dunbogan Beach, so take care in the water and please supervise children at all times. This beach is only patrolled during the summer months
  • You'll need to bring your own drinking water
  • Firewood and ice are available at the park office at Diamond Head campground
  • A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters


Vehicle entry fee: $7 per vehicle per day.

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Gum trees. Photo: Debby McGerty