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Cattai Homestead and historic farm buildings

Cattai National Park

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Cattai Homestead and historic farm buildings.

Getting there and parking

The historic farm buildings, including the dairy and silo complex, are in the Cattai Farm section of Cattai National Park.

To get there, take Cattai Road or Wisemans Ferry Road to the park entry. The historic farm buildings will be on your right a short distance from the park's entrance. Continue along the road for Cattai Homestead, it's on the right just before Cattai Farm picnic area. 

Road quality

  • Sealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather

Parking

Parking is available a short walk from each of the historic sites

Best times to visit

Cattai National Park is a great place to visit all year round. Head to the park for a winter picnic in the sun or a family camping holiday during spring. Walking and bike riding are popular autumn activities in the park and summer is perfect for boating and paddling along the river.

Weather, temperature and rainfall

Summer temperature

Average

16°C and 30°C

Highest recorded

42.5°C

Winter temperature

Average

3°C and 18°C

Lowest recorded

-7.2°C

Rainfall

Wettest month

January

Driest month

September

The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

309.4mm

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency Plus app before you visit, it helps emergency services locate you using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).

Accessibility

Disability access level - medium

Assistance may be required to access this area

  • The distance from parking to historic buildings is about 50m to 100m
  • Both sites are on relatively level ground

Prohibited

Pets

Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

Cattai Homestead and historic farm buildings

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Park info

  • in Cattai National Park in the Sydney and surrounds region
  • Cattai National Park opens from 8am to 5pm (May to October) and 8am to 8pm (November to April). The park may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    $8 per vehicle per day (including motorbikes). The park has pay and display machines -cash and credit cards accepted..

    Buy annual pass