Coast to the Highlands scenic drive – Kangaroo Valley
South Coast, Country NSW
All the practical information you need to know about Coast to the Highlands scenic drive – Kangaroo Valley.
Getting there and parking
Coast to the Highlands scenic drive is in the northern part of Morton National Park. To get there:
- Start at Nowra and follow signs from Princes Highway at Bomaderry to Moss Vale, stopping at Fitzroy Falls.
- Continue westwards, turn left just before Moss Vale and follow signs to Bundanoon and Bundanoon Gullies.
- Take Penrose Road and Wingello Road to Hume Highway and onto Marulan and continue on to Goulburn, if you wish.
Parking is available at Fitzroy Falls Visitor Centre, including several designated disabled spots.
Parking is also available at Bundanoon in Morton National Park, including several designated disabled spots – please note there are park use fees.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Morton National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
Grab an oar and canoe down the Shoalhaven River or the Kangaroo River. Autumn rains create ideal conditions for river paddling, and you'll find good spots for beginners as well as for more experienced paddlers.
Take the Three Views or Granite Falls walking tracks to see wildflowers in colourful bloom.
The rainforests of Morton National Park are a great place to escape the summer heat – try the Erith Coal Mine track at Bundanoon or the nearby Fairy Bower Falls walk.
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - easy
Fitzroy Falls Visitor Centre has wheelchair-accessible toilets, as well as ramps to the first lookout.
If you're travelling through a national park or reserve on a public road you can have pets inside your vehicle. However, you must keep them inside your vehicle while driving through national parks or reserves. You must also comply with any conditions in the park’s plan of management, and you cannot stop to visit the park or use park facilities (unless for safety reasons, or to use publicly accessible toilets).
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.
- Fitzroy Falls Visitor Centre
- 9am to 4pm daily. Closed Christmas Day.
- 02 4887 7270
- 1301 Nowra Road, Fitzroy Falls NSW 2577
- in Morton National Park in the South Coast and Country NSW regions
Morton National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Parts of the south-eastern area of this park were once used for military training and may contain unexploded artillery shells. These areas have restrictions in place for your safety.
Park entry fees:
Fitzroy Falls: $4 per vehicle per day. Bundanoon area: $8 per vehicle per day. The park has pay and display machines - cash and cards accepted.Buy annual pass
- in Cambewarra Range Nature Reserve in the South Coast region
Cambewarra Range Nature Reserve is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.