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Head to the stars: Barrenjoey

Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Head to the stars: Barrenjoey.

Getting there and parking

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    From the Wakehurst Parkway, turn left on to Pittwater Road. Continue along Pittwater Road until you reach Barrenjoey Road. Continue on Barrenjoey Road for 7km then turn right onto Beach Road and follow to the end, turning left at Governor Phillip Park. Follow until you reach the end.

    Park entry points


    Parking is available along Barrenjoey Road or at Governor Phillip carpark (Pittwater Council). Please note that this is paid parking.

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    Disability access level - no wheelchair access

    Not wheelchair-accessible.

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    Park info

    • in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park in the Sydney and surrounds region
    • Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park is open sunrise to sunset but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

      • The entrance to Bobbin Head and Appletree Bay is closed from 8pm to 6am during daylight savings periods, and from 5.30pm to 6am the rest of the year.
      • Gates to West Head are closed from 8.30pm to 6am during daylight savings periods, and from 6pm to 6am the rest of the year.
    • Park entry fees:

      $12 per vehicle per day.

      Vehicles over 8 seats: $4.40 per adult, $2.20 per child (per day). Students on educational programs: $1.10 per student. Teachers/educational supervisors: free (1 adult per 10 students).

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    Visitor centre

    Barrenjoey Head Lighthouse. Photo: Kevin McGrath