Iluka Bluff picnic area
Bundjalung National Park
Iluka Bluff picnic area is near Iluka Bluff lookout and Woody Head campground. Near Iluka, it’s a great place for a snack before you head out for a rainforest walk, fishing session or ocean swim.
Set in a tropical paradise, Iluka Bluff is an important Yaegl Aboriginal site. Iluka Bluff picnic area is perfect for a day out with the family and a popular spot for weddings.
From the carpark, walk just 100m north past pandanus palms to reach the pristine white sands of Bluff Beach. This relatively sheltered beach offers some protection from waves and is the only local beach patrolled by surf lifesavers during peak summer holiday season. It’s a lovely spot for ballgames or simply lazing on your beach towel.
Be sure to take care if you’re rock fishing in this area. If you want to stretch your legs and explore Iluka Nature Reserve, try Iluka Rainforest walking track.
Iluka Bluff lookout
Stay as long as you like to enjoy the views at Iluka Bluff lookout, near Yamba. Not only is it an excellent whale watching spot, it’s also a great place to picnic.
Iluka Rainforest walking track
Iluka Rainforest walking track takes you on an easy stroll through lush rainforest. Unpack a picnic when you arrive at Iluka Bluff in Bundjalung National Park and enjoy stunning views and a swim.
Woody Head campground
Woody Head campground is one of the best places for a weekend getaway camping by the beach. Bring your caravan, camper trailer or tent and don’t forget your fishing rod.
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.
- Grafton office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6641 1500
- Level 4, 49 Victoria Street, Grafton NSW 2460
- in Bundjalung National Park in the North Coast region
Bundjalung National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
$8 per vehicle per day.Buy annual pass
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