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Scenic trail

Wallarah National Park

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Scenic trail.

Getting there and parking

Get driving directions

Get directions

    Scenic trail is in the northern precinct of Wallarah National Park. To get there:

    • From the Pacific Highway, turn into Bowman Street, Swansea.
    • Continue along Bowman into Park Avenue
    • Turn left onto Scenic Drive
    • The track commences near the end of Scenic Drive


    Parking is available on Scenic Drive at Caves Beach.

    Best times to visit

    There are lots of great things waiting for you in Wallarah National Park. Here are some of the highlights.


    Wildflower viewing in the heath along the Coastal walking track.


    Whale watching from the beach and coastal tracks.

    Weather, temperature and rainfall

    Summer temperature


    17°C and 24°C

    Highest recorded


    Winter temperature


    10°C and 18°C

    Lowest recorded



    Wettest month


    Driest month


    The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day



    Drinking water is not available in this area, so it’s a good idea to bring your own.

    Maps and downloads

    Safety messages

    Beach safety

    Beaches in this park are not patrolled, and can sometimes have strong rips and currents. These beach safety tips will help you and your family stay safe in the water.

    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).



    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.

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