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Richardson lookout

Morton National Park

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Overview

For sweeping vistas to the south, you can’t go past Richardson lookout in Morton National Park. Located on West Rim walking track, you’ll have full view of Fitzroy Falls, Yarrunga Creek and Yarrunga Valley.

Close to Redhills fire trail on West Rim walking track, Richardson lookout is well worth a stop for spectacular views of Fitzroy Falls. Watch the falls cascade into the valley below as you take in the expansive sight of Yarrunga Valley and Yarrunga Creek laid out before you.

With sandstone cliffs that contrast against the surrounding eucalypt forests and rainforest gullies, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to capture the perfect photograph.

Located on

  • West Rim walking track, Morton National Park. Photo: John Yurasek

    West Rim walking track

    Moderate West Rim walking track offers scenic waterfall views, ideal for families on a car tour of Morton National Park, in the Southern Highlands, near Robertson.

These maps give a basic overview of park attractions and facilities, and may not be detailed enough for some activities. We recommend that you buy a topographic map before you go exploring.

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Park info

  • in Morton National Park in the South Coast and Country NSW regions
  • Morton National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

    Parts of the south-eastern area of this park were once used for military training and may contain unexploded artillery shells. These areas have restrictions in place for your safety.

  • Park entry fees: 

    Fitzroy Falls: $4 per vehicle per day. Bundanoon area: $8 per vehicle per day. The park has pay and display machines - cash and cards accepted.

    Buy annual pass