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Belmore Falls walking track

Morton National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Belmore Falls walking track.

Track grading

Grade 3

Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
  • Time

    30min - 1hr

  • Quality of markings

    Sign posted

  • Gradient

    Gentle hills

  • Distance

    1.8km return

  • Steps

    Many steps

  • Quality of path

    Formed track

  • Experience required

    No experience required

Getting there and parking

Get driving directions

Get directions

    The Belmore Falls walking track is in the north-eastern section of Morton National Park.

    From Robertson, turn south at Meryla Street and right into South Street, then left onto Belmore Falls Road.

    From Fitzroy Falls, turn left into Myra Vale Road about 2km east of the falls, then turn right into Belmore Falls Road.

    Park entry points

    Parking

    Parking is available at the Hindmarsh lookout, the first of the walk’s four lookouts.

    Best times to visit

    There are lots of great things waiting for you in Morton National Park. Here are some of the highlights.

    Autumn

    Grab an oar and canoe down the Shoalhaven River or the Kangaroo River. Autumn rains create ideal conditions for river paddling, and you'll find good spots for beginners as well as for more experienced paddlers.

    Spring

    Take the Three Views or Granite Falls walking tracks to see wildflowers in colourful bloom.

    Summer

    The rainforests of Morton National Park are a great place to escape the summer heat – try the Erith Coal Mine track at Bundanoon or the nearby Fairy Bower Falls walk.

    Facilities

    Picnic tables

    There are picnic tables nearby if you have time to stop for a bite to eat.

    Maps and downloads

    Safety messages

    Bushwalking safety

    If you're keen to head out on a longer walk or a backpack camp, always be prepared. Read these bushwalking safety tips before you set off on a walking adventure in national parks.

    For your safety, avoid trying to see the falls at Barrengarry Creek crossing.

    Mobile safety

    Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency + app before you visit; it helps emergency services locate you, using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park, you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).

    River and lake safety

    The aquatic environment around rivers, lakes and lagoons can be unpredictable. If you're visiting these areas, take note of these river and lake safety tips.

    Prohibited

    Pets

    Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the OEH pets in parks policy for more information.

    Smoking

    NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

    Belmore Falls walking track

    Park info

    • in Morton National Park in the South Coast and Country NSW regions
    • Morton National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

      Parts of the south-eastern area of this park were once used for military training and may contain unexploded artillery shells. These areas have restrictions in place for your safety.

    • Park entry fees: 

      Fitzroy Falls: $4 per vehicle per day. Bundanoon area: $8 per vehicle per day. The park has coin-operated pay and display machines - please bring correct coins.

      Buy an annual pass.
      • Fitzroy Falls Visitor Centre
        (02) 4887 7270
        Contact hours: 9am-5pm daily (closed Christmas Day)
      • Morton National Park, Nowra Road, Fitzroy Falls NSW 2577
      • Fax: (02) 4887 7203
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    Visitor centre

    Belmore Falls. Photo:John Yurasek