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Cutlers Cottage

Myall Lakes National Park

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Cutlers Cottage.

Getting there and parking

Cutlers Cottage is in the Two Mile Lake precinct of Myall Lakes National Park. To get there:

  • From Bulahdelah, turn south onto Bombah Road
  • Continue along the road for approximately 12km
  • Just after the park entrance sign, turn left into Korsmans Landing Road
  • Follow to the road all the way through until reaching the locked gate.

Road quality

  • Unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather

Parking

Parking is available at Cutlers Cottage.

Best times to visit

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

Autumn

A good time to visit when the weather is a little cooler and the park is less busy.

Spring

Magnificent wildflower displays as they bloom across the heathlands.

Summer

Look for dolphins swimming among the waves.

Winter

Head to Sugarloaf Point to watch for whales on their annual migration.

Weather, temperature and rainfall

Summer temperature

Average

19°C and 27°C

Highest recorded

41.5°C

Winter temperature

Average

10°C and 19°C

Lowest recorded

1.1°C

Rainfall

Wettest month

May

Driest month

November

The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

257.8mm

Facilities

  • Well-equipped kitchen with electric stove/oven and microwave
  • Bathroom with shower (no bath)
  • Washing machine, with clothes line and racks
  • Gas heater
  • Pillows and basic blankets are provided
  • Radio/CD/USB player (no television)
  • Rainwater from tank (not treated for drinking)
  • Outdoor gas barbecue and picnic table
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Private jetty
  • Please ensure you leave the cottage in a clean and tidy manner and take all garbage with you (there is a rubbish and recycling facility nearby at Korsman's Landing campground).
  • There's a separate $100 cleaning fee and a refundable bond to be paid at the time of booking.

Toilets

  • Flush toilets

Barbecue facilities

  • Gas/electric barbecues (free)
  • Wood barbecues (bring your own firewood)

Showers

  • Hot showers

Electric power

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency Plus 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 and 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.

Permitted

Fishing

Fishing from a boat, the beach or by the river is a popular activity for many national park visitors. If you’re planning a day out fishing, check out these fishing safety tips.

Be sure to check the Port Stephen - Great Lakes Marine Park zones and regulations, including nearby sanctuary zones where fishing is not allowed.

Prohibited

Pets

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

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

Cutlers Cottage

Park info

  • in Myall Lakes National Park in the North Coast region
  • Myall Lakes 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.

    The park has coin/card operated pay machines at Mungo Brush campground. NPWS staff regularly visit areas to collect day use fees. Day passes are also available from the Manning Great Lakes Area Office, Tea Gardens Visitor Information Centre, Bulahdelah Visitor Information Centre and the Hawks Nest Newsagency.

    Bombah Point ferry fees may also apply (cash payment only).

    Buy annual pass