Terania Creek picnic area
Nightcap National Park
All the practical information you need to know about the Terania Creek picnic area.
Getting there and parking
Terania Creek picnic area is in the Terania Creek precinct of Nightcap National Park. To get there:
- Drive all the way along Terania Creek Road from The Channon
- The twisting dirt road ends at the picnic area
- Unsealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Parking is available a short distance from the picnic area.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Nightcap National Park. Here are some of the highlights: Weather in the northern rivers region is generally mild in winter ranging to hot in summer. It can be very wet (the park receives the highest annual rainfall in NSW) and misty so check local weather conditions and pack suitable clothes as well as a hat, sunscreen and insect repellent.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
18°C and 29°C
6°C and 19°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
- Non-flush toilets
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - easy
This area is fully wheelchair accessible
- Wheelchair accessible toilets
Terania Creek and nearby Protesters falls are home to the very rare Fleay’s barred frog, so swimming is not permitted.
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.
- Alstonville office
- Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
- 02 6627 0200
- Russelton Industrial Estate, 7 Northcott Crescent, Alstonville NSW 2477
- in Nightcap National Park in the North Coast region
Nightcap National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather, fire danger or management operations.