Moonee Creek canoe route
Moonee Beach Nature Reserve
All the practical information you need to know about Moonee Creek canoe route.
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
Moonee Creek is in the southern precinct of Moonee Beach Nature Reserve. To get there:
- Take Moonee Beach exit from Pacific Highway
- Continue on Moonee Beach Road to the council reserve carpark at the end of the road
- Launch your vessel from the boat ramp or other creek access point
Parking is available at Moonee Creek canoe route, including several designated disabled spots. It can be a busy place on the weekend, so parking might be limited.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Moonee Beach Nature Reserve. Here are some of the highlights.
This is the tail end of whale watching season, but the beginning of the best time for birdwatching and wildflower displays.
Enjoy a dip in the ocean or a splash around in the estuary when the weather's at its hottest.
Whale migration begins in this season, and you'll find uninterrupted views of the ocean from beaches, headlands and walking tracks.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
18°C and 26°C
7°C and 19°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
There is limited water available in this park, so it’s a good idea to bring your own.
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - hard
Wheelchairs can access this area with some difficulty.
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.
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.
- Coffs Harbour office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6652 0900
- 4/32 Edgar St, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450
- in Moonee Beach Nature Reserve in the North Coast region
Moonee Beach Nature Reserve is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.