Goodenia Rainforest picnic area
South East Forests National Park
All the practical information you need to know about the Goodenia Rainforest picnic area.
Getting there and parking
Goodenia Rainforest picnic area is in the eastern part of South East Forests National Park. To get there, turn right into Mount Darragh Road (just after Pambula). Drive for about 15 minutes and then turn right onto Chalkhills Road, following signs for the Goodenia Rainforest walk.
- Unsealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Parking is available at Goodenia Rainforest picnic area
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in South East Forests National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
Head to the Bombala River in the early morning or late afternoon to see platypuses - look for circular ripple patterns in the water.
See Nunnocks Swamp and grasslands in its spring bloom glory.
A great time for a walk in the park – try the easy Goodenia Rainforest walk through a lush gully of ferns covered by a dense canopy of tall lilly pilly trees.
After a day exploring, get cosy in front of an open fire at historic Alexanders Hut, Nunnocks Swap.
- Non-flush toilets
- Gas/electric barbecues (free)