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Murramarang Aboriginal Area

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Murramarang Aboriginal Area.

Getting there and parking

Get driving directions

Get directions

    From Ulladulla:

    • Follow Princes Highway south to Termeil
    • Turn left onto Bawley Point Road and drive to its end
    • Turn right into Murramarang Road
    • About 2.5km down the road, you’ll come to Sand Mines carpark on the left.
    • There’s a 600m walking track from here to the boundary of the reserve

    Park entry points

    By bike

    Check out the Bicycle information for NSW website for more information.

    By public transport

    For information about public transport options, visit the NSW country transport info website

    Best times to visit

    There are lots of great things waiting for you at Murramarang Aboriginal Area. Here are some of the highlights.

    Spring

    The coastal vegetation comes to life when the wildflowers bloom, and the temperature is perfect for taking the Murramarang Aboriginal Area walk.

    Summer

    It's a great time for enjoying the sea, so take a dip in the ocean, snorkel off the rocks, or bring your board to catch a wave.

    Weather, temperature and rainfall

    Summer temperature

    Average

    16°C and 25°C

    Highest recorded

    43.3°C

    Winter temperature

    Average

    7°C and 16°C

    Lowest recorded

    0°C

    Rainfall

    Wettest month

    March

    Driest month

    August

    The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

    275.3mm

    Maps and downloads

    Safety messages

    However you discover NSW national parks and reserves, we want you to have a safe and enjoyable experience. Our park and reserve systems contrast greatly so you need to be aware of the risks and take responsibility for your own safety and the safety of those in your care.

    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).

    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.

    Murramarang Aboriginal Area

    Contact

    • in the South Coast region
    • Murramarang Aboriginal Area is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

      • 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
      More

    Nearby towns

    Bawley Point (1 km)

    Some of the beaches around Bawley Point are popular with surfers looking for the best waves along the coast. But there are plenty of other beaches where you can swim, picnic or simply watch kangaroos enjoying the surf.

    www.visitnsw.com

    Ulladulla (28 km)

    Ulladulla is close to several wonderful national parks. Morton National Park, to the west, is home to Pigeon House Mountain, a local landmark which is a popular climb. Murramarang National Park, between Ulladulla and Batemans Bay, has beautiful coastal walks, beaches and camping sites.   

    www.visitnsw.com

    Batemans Bay (40 km)

    Batemans Bay is a bustling coastal town with majestic seascapes. It's located on the estuary of the Clyde River.

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    Murramarang Aboriginal Area. Photo: Lucas Boyd Photography