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Black Perry lookout

Tumut area in Kosciuszko National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Black Perry lookout.

Getting there and parking

Black Perry lookout is in the northern precinct of Kosciuszko National Park. To get there:

  • From Tumut Region Visitor Centre, drive south along Snowy Mountains Highway for 45km.
  • From Adaminaby, drive north along Snowy Mountains Highway for 84km.

Road quality

  • It's recommended that all vehicles carry snow chains from the June to October long weekends. Read our snow driving in Kosciuszko tips.

  • Unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather


Parking is available at Black Perry lookout.



Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Alpine safety

Alpine areas present special safety issues. Conditions can be extreme and may change rapidly, particularly in winter. It’s important to be prepared and find out how to stay safe in alpine areas.

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 and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).


Disability access level - easy

  • This area is fully wheelchair-accessible.



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


NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

Map of Black Perry lookout, Kosciuszko National Park

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View of metal walkway at Black Perry lookout at sunrise, Kosciuszko National Park. Photo: Robert Mulally/OEH