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Valley of the Waters picnic area

Katoomba area in Blue Mountains National Park

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about the Valley of the Waters picnic area.

Getting there and parking

Valley of the Waters picnic area is located near Conservation Hut, at Wentworth Falls, in Blue Mountains National Park. To get there:

  • Take Great Western Highway to Wentworth Falls
  • Turn on to Falls Road at the traffic lights then turn right on to Fletcher Street and follow to the end.

Road quality

  • Sealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather


Parking is available at Conservation Hut. It can be a busy place on the weekend, so parking might be limited.



  • Flush toilets

Picnic tables



Drinking water

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency Plus app before you visit, it helps emergency services locate you using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).


There are nearby wheelchair-accessible toilets at Conservation Hut.



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.

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