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Toorale Homestead precinct (Yarramarra)

Toorale National Park

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Toorale Homestead precinct (Yarramarra).

Getting there and parking

Toorale Homestead precinct (Yarramarra) is in Toorale National Park and State Conservation Area. To get there:

From Bourke:

  • Drive 10km north from Bourke along Hungerford Road.
  • Turn left onto Wanaaring Road and continue for 22km.
  • Turn left onto Toorale Road and drive 38km on the unsealed road until you enter Toorale National Park and State Conservation Area.
  • Continue 4.5km along Toorale Road and turn right at the iconic white Toorale plough sign.

From Louth:

  • Drive across the bridge and travel 2km.
  • Turn right at the Tilpa sign and travel 27km on the unsealed Toorale Road until you enter Toorale National Park and State Conservation Area.
  • Continue 26km along Toorale Road and turn left at the iconic white Toorale plough sign.

Road quality

  • Unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Parking

Parking is available in Toorale Homestead precinct (Yarramarra), just a short walk from the homestead.

Facilities

Drinking water is not available. It’s essential to bring your own.

Toilets

  • Flush toilets

Carpark

Accommodates up to 10 vehicles and a 40-seat coach.

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Beware of wildlife when driving at dawn and dusk.

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).

Outback safety

Safety is of high priority in outback areas. In summer, temperatures can reach up to 50°C in some places. Food, water and fuel supplies can be scarce. Before you head off, check for road closures and use our contacts to stay safe in the outback.

River and lake safety

The aquatic environment around rivers, lakes and lagoons can be unpredictable. If you're visiting these areas, take note of these river and lake safety tips.

Accessibility

Disability access level - medium

  • The toilets are wheelchair-accessible.
  • The walking track around the homestead has been gravelled for easier access, but assistance may be required for people who use a wheelchair.

Prohibited

Camping

Fishing

Pets

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

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

Map of Toorale Homestead (Yarramarra) in Toorale National Park.

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Park info

  • in Toorale National Park in the Outback NSW region
  • Toorale National Park and SCA is always open, but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.