Back to previous page
Print factsheet

Lane Cove National Park Cafe

Lane Cove National Park


At Lane Cove National Park Cafe you can grab a coffee, tasty breakfast or leisurely lunch while exploring Lane Cove National Park, near Chatswood. There's also a playground for the kids.

Cafes and kiosks
Lane Cove National Park
Opening times
  • Monday: Bookings only
  • Tuesday to Friday: 10am to 4pm
  • Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 9.30am to 5pm.

Set against the leafy surrounds of Lane Cove National Park and overlooking Lane Cove River, Lane Cove National Park Cafe is the ideal place to stop and refuel when exploring the park.

The cafe has a low-key vibe and offers a variety of tasty snacks, light meals and refreshments. Whether you're a nature enthusiast dropping in for a quick bite or enjoying a family day out, Lane Cove National Park Cafe has something for everyone.

The covered playground is sure to keep the kids entertained for hours. Watch them play while you sip on a coffee and if the weather is less than perfect, take shelter in the peaceful alfresco dining area.

If you're planning a picnic but don't feel like self-catering, grab a coffee and one of the cafe's picnic platters. Once you've polished off your lunch you can hit the nearby Riverside walking track or take on a section of the multi-day Great North walk.

Conveniently located footsteps from the tranquil Lane Cove River, it's the perfect stopover before launching a boat or kayak from The Boatshed.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info


Download our app

The free NSW National Parks app lets you download maps and explore parks, things to do and places to stay—all without mobile reception.

Hand holding a phone with NSW National Parks app on screen. Photo: OEH


Subscribe to Naturescapes

Subscribe to our Naturescapes e-newsletter which is packed with the latest information, experiences and events in NSW national parks. Your next park adventure starts here.

A family walk a boardwalk section of Bouddi coastal walk, Bouddi National Park. Photo: John Spencer/OEH.

Operated by

  • Lane Cove National Park Cafe
  • Monday: Bookings only. Tuesday to Friday: 10am to 4pm. Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 9.30am to 5pm.
  • 0425 227 676
  • Lane Cove National Park, Lady Game Drive, Chatswood NSW 2067

Park info

See more visitor info
Lane Cove National Park Cafe, Lane Cove National Park. Photo: John Spencer