Mermaid lookout track
Crowdy Bay National Park
Mermaid lookout track takes you on a tour of Crowdy Bay National Park's secret surprises. Secluded coves, sweeping beaches and mountain views await you on this short hike.
- Crowdy Bay National Park
- 1.4km return
- Time suggested
- 30min - 1hr
- Grade 2
- Entry fees
- Park entry fees apply
- Please note
- Remember to take plenty of drinking water.
- It’s a good idea to put sunscreen on before you set out and to wear a hat.
- Strong rips and currents may be present as this beach - take care in the water and please supervise children at all times.
Cross the footbridge over the creek at Diamond Head and wander up this short walking track to the lookout. Along the shore is a series of rocky coves just perfect for a mermaid’s afternoon nap.
Enjoy spectacular views across the crescent of Dunbogan beach to North Brother mountain and look out for Christmas bells blooming among the grasslands in summer. It’s also a great spot for watching whales on their annual migration along the coast.
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- in Crowdy Bay National Park in the North Coast region
Crowdy Bay National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
$8 per vehicle per day. Pay park entry fees at the Diamond Head campground onsite office.Buy an annual pass.
- Port Macquarie
(02) 6588 5555
Contact hours: 9am-4.30pm Monday to Friday
- 22 Blackbutt Road, Port Macquarie NSW
- Fax: (02) 6588 5500
- Port Macquarie