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Gorge Loop Road drive

Sturt National Park

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Nearby driving routes

  • Budgerigars, Narriearra Caryapundy Swamp National Park. Photo: Courtney Davies © DPIE

    Caryapundy lookout loop drive

    If you’re staying in Tibooburra and only have time for a day drive, try this return drive through Narriearra. Bring a picnic and set out on your journey through this extraordinary outback national park.

  • Jump-Up Loop Road drive, Sturt National Park. Photo: John Spencer, OEH

    Jump-Up Loop Road drive

    A fantastic self-guided car tour of the outback country of Sturt National Park, Jump-Up Loop Road drive offers scenic desert views, historic heritage and excellent birdwatching.


Nearby parks

  • The red dirt of Mount Wood campground in Sturt National Park. Photo: John Spencer/DPIE

    Sturt National Park

    Head to Sturt National Park on your journey into the Australian outback. Camp for a few days to really explore the landscape and historic heritage of the park.

  • Wetland birds fly over Caryapundy Swamp, Narriearra Caryapundy Swamp National Park. Photo: Joshua Smith ©DPIE

    Narriearra Caryapundy Swamp National Park

    Narriearra Caryapundy Swamp National Park is in the far north-west corner of NSW, in Channel Country, east of Sturt National Park and Tibooburra. It's a great destination for outback travellers.


Head to Outback NSW

Plan an adventure in Outback NSW.

Family at Yanga Woolshed in Yanga National Park. Photo: Gavin Hansford


Join WilderQuest

WilderQuest is a fun kids program designed to nurture a love of nature. Download the award-winning WilderQuest iPad app and go on a quest to discover all the animals, plants and hidden secrets within NSW national parks.

WilderQuest activity at Blue Gum Hills Regional Park. Photo: Shani Milgate/OEH
Gorge Loop Road drive

Park info

  • in Sturt National Park in the Outback NSW region
  • Sturt 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-operated pay and display machines - please bring correct coins.

    Buy annual pass
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