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Mount Hay Road - Leura

Blackheath area in Blue Mountains National Park

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All the practical information you need to know about Mount Hay Road - Leura.

Getting there and parking

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    Access to Mount Hay Road, in Blue Mountains National Park, is from North Leura. To get there:

    • Leura train station is 600m from Mount Hay Road.
    • If driving, take the Great Western Highway and take the Leura Mall exit
    • Turn right at the roundabout and take the highway overpass
    • Turn right onto Britain Street, then left on to Mount Hay Road
    • It's 4km to the park boundary then 11.4km to the carpark at the end of the unsealed road.

    Road quality

    • Unsealed roads


    Parking is available at the end of Mount Hay Road carpark, or part way along the Road at Lockelys Pylon track head.


    The nearest public toilets are at Leura Station or Leura Mall.

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    Safety messages

    • Drivers please watch for cyclists as you drive along the road.
    • Check conditions before you set out as Mount Hay Road can become boggy after rain.

    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 Plus 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).


    Rock climbing is permitted on established climbing routes.


    Please stay on the designated road. You'll need to bring a bike chain, lock, and walking shoes if you plan to visit Lockleys Pylon walking track or Mount Hay summit walking track.


    Camp fires and solid fuel burners



    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.

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