Glenrock State Conservation Area
All the practical information you need to know about Baileys Cottage.
Getting there and parking
Baileys Cottage is at Merewether Heights near Newcastle.
- Sealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Off-street parking is available for two cars at Baileys Cottage.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Glenrock State Conservation Area. Here are some of the highlights.
Enjoy exploring the park's mountain biking trails when the weather becomes cooler.
The park's birds will be chirping and singing, look out for them in the trees as you hit the tracks and trails.
The park's beaches are a delight at this time of year – you can surf and swim to your heart's content.
Walk the Bombala walking track for excellent coastal views – you may even spot a whale or two.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
20°C and 25°C
11°C and 18°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.