Esk River paddle route
Bundjalung National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Esk River paddle route.
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
Esk River paddle route is in the Iluka precinct of Bundjalung National Park. To get there, follow the Iluka Road for approximately 8km to the Bill Weiley Bridge from the Pacific Highway.
Park entry points
- Bill Weiley Bridge access See on map
Parking is available near Bill Weiley Bridge.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Bundjalung National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
Head to Iluka Bluff for a spectacular coastal view of the park, beaches and the mouth of the river – keep your eyes peeled for whales on their return migration.
Escape to the wintersun for a family camping holiday, it should still be warm enough for a swim so remember to bring your cozzie.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
20°C and 26°C
12°C and 21°C
Between January and March
Between August and October
Maps and downloads
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.
- Woody Head Campground
- 8.30am to 5pm daily. Closed 1pm to 5pm Christmas Day.
- 02 6646 6134
- Woody Head campground, Iluka Road, Iluka NSW 2466