Fourth Crossing picnic area
Mullion Range State Conservation Area
All the practical information you need to know about the Fourth Crossing picnic area.
Getting there and parking
Fourth Crossing picnic area is in the Mullion Range State Conservation Area. To get there, travel north-east from Orange along (sealed) Ophir Road 19km to the picnic area.
- Sealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Parking is available at Fourth Crossing picnic area.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you at Mullion Range State Conservation Area. Here are some of the highlights.
The cooler months are a great time for enjoying bushwalks, birdwatching and 4WD touring in the area.
Relax and dine al fresco surrounded by blooming wildflowers at Fourth Crossing picnic area.
Cool off with a splash in the creek or go trout fishing when the weather gets steamy.
The Falls Water Falls is particularly striking when there are high levels of water in Summer Hill Creek following heavy rainfall.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
12°C and 28°C
2°C and 13°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
- Fire rings (bring your own firewood)
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - easy
This area is fully wheelchair accessible.
- Bathurst office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6332 7640
- 02 6332 7680 To contact the KARST Conservation Unit in this office.
- Level 2, 203-209 Russell Street, Bathurst NSW 2795