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Katoomba area in Blue Mountains National Park

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Bobbin Head picnic area, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. Photo: Andy Richards

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Bobbin Head

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Girl walks along a mossy log in a shady forest setting. Credit: Natasha Webb. © Natasha Webb/DPIE

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Forest path

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Goat Island, Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: David Finnegan

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Goat Island

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Towra Beach Day Use Area, Towra Point Nature Reserve. Photo: OEH

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Towra Beach

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Akuna Bay Marina, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. Photo: OEH

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Akuna Bay

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View across the harbour from Clark Island. Photo: Kevin McGrath © DPIE

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Clark Island

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Family walking beneath the trees at Nielsen Park. Photo: John Spencer/DPIE

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Nielsen Park

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Aerial view of South Head, Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: David Finnegan/DPIE

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South Head

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North Head lookout, Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: David Finnegan

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North Head

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Rocks and shrubs in Popran National Park. Photo: John Yurasek

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248 trail

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Cascades Track, Macquarie Pass National Park. Photo: T. Moody/NSW Government

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Cascades walk

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Centre trail, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. Photo: Andy Richards/NSW Government

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Centre trail

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Federal Pass, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Craig Marshall

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Federal Pass

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Green Track, Bungonia National Park. Photo: Audrey Kutzner/NSW Government

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Green track

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Red Hands Cave, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Steve Alton/NSW Government

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Red Hands Cave

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Riverside Park, Hunter Wetlands National Park. Photo: Susan Davis/NSW Government

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Riverside Park

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Scenic trail. Photo: Susan Davies

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Scenic trail

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Yondeo trail path, Wallarah National Park. Photo: Susan Davis.

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Yondeo trail

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View along Strom loop, Bouddi National Park. Photo: Nick Cubbin

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Strom loop

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Craigmoor house, Hill End Historic Site. Photo: Debby McGerty/NSW Government

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Craigmoor

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Platform, Archway Walk, Abercrombie Karst Conservation Reserve. Photo: OEH/NSW Government

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Archway Cave tour

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Swing bridge, Abercrombie Caves, Abercrombie Karst Conservation Reserve. Photo: Stephen Babka/OEH

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Belfry Cave tour

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Entrance passage to Bushrangers Cave, Abercrombie Caves, Abercrombie Karst Conservation Reserve. Photo: Stephen Babka/OEH

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Bushrangers Cave tour

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Fairfax walk, Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: John Yurasek

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Fairfax walk

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Climbing through a passage in Grove Cave, Abercrombie Caves, Abercrombie Karst Conservation Reserve. Photo: Stephen Babka/OEH

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Grove Cave tour

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Event participants looking out over the Shoalhaven River at a cliff ledge, Morton National Park. Photo: Lumiere Creative © Experience Nature Group

Experience

Highland Valley Forage

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Rodd Island, Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: Kevin McGrath/NSW Government

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Rodd Island

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Georges Head, Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: John Yurasek/NSW Government

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Georges Head

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Howes trail, Yengo National Park. Photo: John Spencer

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Howes trail

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Kui Kiosk, Wombeyan Karst Conservation Reserve. Photo: Steve Babka

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Kui Kiosk

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Lobster Beach, Bouddi National Park. Photo: John Spencer

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Lobster Beach

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Athol, Hill End Historic Site. Photo: Debby McGerty

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Athol

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Wide view of swamp  and the start of the drop into Butterbox Canyon. with Grose River Valley in the background, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo © Dr Ian Baird

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Butterbox Canyon

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The iconic red flower of the waratah on Fairfax Heritage walking track at Blackheath in Blue Mountains National Park. Photo credit: Elinor Sheargold © DPIE

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Elvina trail

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Water cascades over rock ledges at Empress Falls at the end of Empress Canyon in Blue Mountains National Park. Photo credit: David Finnegan © DPIE

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Empress Canyon

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Creek waters and lush vegetation along Grand Canyon track in Blue Mountains National Park. Photo credit: John Spencer © DPIE

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Grand Canyon

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View of sky, canyon flanks and river from Grand Canyon walking track in Blue Mountains National Park near Blackheath.  Photo: Christina Bullivant © DPIE

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Jugglers Canyon

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The dirt Budderoo track winds through forest in Budderoo National Park. Photo credit: Michael Van Ewijk © DPIE

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Budderoo track

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Forestry Hut, Werakata National Park. Photo: John Spencer

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Forestry Hut

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Loop trail, William Howe Regional Park. Photo: John Yurasek/OEH

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Loop trail

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Nature track, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Steve Alton

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Nature track

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Red gum trail, Wyrrabalong National Park. Photo: John Spencer/OEH

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Red Gum trail

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Reef Beach, Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: John Yurasek/NSW Government

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Reef Beach

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National Pass, Blue Mountains National Park. Views of Wentworth Falls waterfall plunging down into the Jamison Valley. Photo: David Finnegan/NSW Government

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National Pass

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View of the fireworks display at its height, Goat Island, Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: Jennifer Mitchell

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NYE in Sydney Harbour

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Burwood trail, Glenrock State Conservation Area. Photo: John Spencer

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Burwood trail

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Nearby camping and accommodation

A group of friends on the balcony of Hosies accommodation Hill End Historic Site. Photo: J Spencer/OEH

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Hosies

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The Beach campground, Abercrombie River National Park. Photo: NSW Government

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The Beach

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Aerial view of Q Station in Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: Q Station

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Q Station

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Nearby parks

Three Sisters iconic rock formation, Katoomba, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: David Finnegan/OEH

Park

Katoomba area

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Panoramic view of Grose Valley from Govetts Leap lookout, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: E Sheargold/OEH

Park

Blackheath area

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Kids playing at Jellybean Pool, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Steve Alton/NSW Government

Park

Glenbrook area

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