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Mining Road to Old Gibber Road cycling trail

Myall Lakes National Park

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All the practical information you need to know about Mining Road to Old Gibber Road cycling trail.

Getting there and parking

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    Mining Road to Old Gibber Road cycling trail is in the Bombah Broadwater or Sugarloaf Point to Shelley Beach area of Myall Lakes National Park. 

    To get there:

    • From Pacific Highway, take The Lakes Way approximately 3km north of Bulahdelah
    • Drive for approximately 23km and turn right into Seal Rocks Road
    • The trail starts on the right after the Neranie campground turn-off.

    Alternatively, if starting from Boomeri campground:

    • From the Pacific Highway, take Bombah Point Road (unsealed) to the ferry crossing
    • Cross the water with Bombah Point ferry and continue along Mungo Brush Road
    • The campground is on the left approximately 500m after Northern Broadwater picnic area.

    From Hawks Nest:

    • Follow Mungo Brush Road Drive (sealed) for approximately 40km and follow the signs to the campground.

    If you're travelling on the Bombah Point ferry, see the the prices here.

    Park entry points

    Parking

    Parking is available off Seal Rocks Road and at Boomeri campground.

    Maps and downloads

    Fees and passes

    • Bombah Point ferry fees -

      The vehicle ferry at Bombah Point provides access across the lake (8am to 6pm daily, fees apply: cash only). Under strong winds the ferry may be closed. Contact the park office to check. Ferry fees:

      • $2.50 per pedestrian
      • $5.50 per motorbike
      • $6.50 per car
      • $6.50 caravan, trailer or boat trailer
      • $10 per 4 tonne or larger vehicles

    Safety messages

    Cycling safety

    Hundreds of cyclists head to our national parks for fun and adventure. If you're riding your bike through a national park, read these mountain biking and cycling safety tips.

    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).

    Prohibited

    Pets

    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.

    Smoking

    NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

    Mining Road to Old Gibber Road cycling trail

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    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 and display machines at Mungo Brush campground. NPWS visitor service officers regularly visit camping areas to collect fees from campers and sell annual passes. Day passes and annual passes also available from the Great Lakes Area Office, Bulahdelah and Tea Gardens Visitor Information Centres, and other local outlets.

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

      Buy annual pass
    Sugarloaf Point Lighthouse. Photo: John Spencer