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Macquarie Marshes wetland walk

Macquarie Marshes Nature Reserve

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Macquarie Marshes wetland walk.

Getting there and parking

From Warren:

  • Head north on Carinda Road until you pass the Gibson Way turnoff. 
  • Travel for approximately 22.5km until you reach Halls Block trail.
  • Look for a set of double gates on the right and an NPWS sign (the NPWS sign does not stand out though).
  • If you get to Burrima, you’ve gone too far.

From Carinda:

  • Drive east on Carinda Road for 17km. 
  • Turn left to stay on Carinda Road. 
  • Travel for approximately 32.5km until you reach Halls Block trail. 
  • Look for a set of double gates on the left and an NPWS sign (the NPWS sign does not stand out though) after you pass Burrima.

From the east (Coonamble, Coonabarabran): 

  • If you take Gibson Way, you'll have to cross a causeway which can be deeper than 40cm. 4WDs with good clearance are recommended. If you’re unsure, it’s best to go via Warren or Carinda.
  • If you do take Gibson Way, continue across the causeway, then turn right onto Carinda Road.
  • Travel approximately 22.5km until you reach Halls Block trail.

Parking

Parking is available at the meeting point.

Maps and downloads

Accessibility

Disability access level - no wheelchair access

Not wheelchair-accessible.