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Gordon Falls lookout and picnic area

Katoomba area in Blue Mountains National Park

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about the Gordon Falls lookout and picnic area.

Getting there and parking

Gordon Falls lookout and picnic area is in Leura, in the Katoomba area of Blue Mountains National Park. To get there:

  • Take Great Western Highway towards Katoomba
  • Turn off the highway at the Leura exit, onto Leura Mall
  • Turn left into Olympian Parade and follow to the intersection with Lone Pine Avenue.
  • Gordon Falls lookout is located at the end of Olympian Parade.

Road quality

  • Sealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather


Parking is available at Gordon Falls lookout and Lone Pine Avenue. It can be a busy place on the weekend, so parking might be limited.



  • Flush toilets

Picnic tables


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).


Disability access level - medium

  • Medium - Assistance may be required to access this area.
  • The parking and picnic area is wheelchair friendly, however there are a number of steps to the lookout.



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.


NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

Gordon Falls lookout and picnic area

Operated by

Blue Mountains City Tourism

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