Explore the spectacular landscapes, historic towns, picnic spots and walks of the Warrumbungles and Pilliga, near Coonabarabran and Baradine, in NSW.
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Coonabarabran – Warrumbungle – Tooraweenah drive offers car touring through scenic mountain views with picnicking, walking, and wheelchair accessible facilities in Warrumbungle National Park.
Fans Horizon walking track is a short but steep hike in Warrumbungle National Park, near Coonabarabran. Climb from Pincham carpark to the lookout for spectacular views of the Grand High Tops area.
Bluff Mountain walking track rewards experienced, fit bushwalkers with Warrumbungle National Park’s best views. This very long and challenging steep hike climbs past spectacular rock spires and domes—up to the summit of Bluff Mountain.
Breadknife and Grand High Tops walk in Warrumbungle National Park, regarded as one of the best walks in NSW, offers close up views of the park’s iconic rock formations.
Take a self-guided tour along the Sandstone Caves walking track to see ancient Aboriginal rock art. For more of an insight into Aboriginal history, book a guided tour.
You’ll discover a haven for birdlife and wildlife along Wambelong Nature walking track, with koalas, kangaroos and emus in Warrumbungle National Park, near Coonabarabran.
Best approached by experienced bushwalkers and visitors with moderate fitness, Belougery Split Rock walking track leads to stunning views and some terrific birdwatching.
Burbie Canyon walking track in Warrumbungle National Park offers a gentle 2km stroll through a sandstone gorge, and is particularly popular for birdwatching.
Mount Exmouth walking track in Warrumbungle National Park is a long but rewarding hike that culminates in stunning 360-degree views from the summit of Mount Exmouth.
Take a short walk around the Sculptures in the Scrub in Timmallallie National Park – award-winning sculptures that celebrate Aboriginal culture and history.
Located right in the heart of Warrumbungle National Park, Warrumbungle Environmental Education Centre offers a range of education-based activities for school groups and teachers.
Did you know that Inland NSW has a significant but declining glossy black cockatoo population? Help us conserve the inland glossy black cockatoo by taking part in a glossy count across 3 national parks.
- Free. Free park entry.
This event has been cancelled for November, due to safety concerns following recent bad weather.
However, the great inland glossy count will be happening in early 2021.
Pilliga Forest, Pilliga National Park:
- Sign up by Wednesday 10 February 2021
- Count day: Saturday 13 February 2021
Goonoo National Park:
- Sign up by Wednesday 17 February 2021
- Count day: Saturday 20 February 20210
Goobang National Park:
- Sign up by Wednesday 24 February 2021
- Count day: Saturday 27 February 2021
- Pilliga National Park in Country NSW
Grand High Tops lookout is in Warrumbungle National Park along Breadknife and Grand High Tops walk. This lofty summit is a great place to soak up breathtaking views of this ancient volcanic landscape.
Bluff Mountain lookout is in Warrumbungle National Park, at the end of Bluff Mountain walking track. At the summit of Bluff Mountain, this lookout rewards adventurous bushwalkers with remarkable views.
Spirey View lookout is in Warrumbungle National Park, 100m off the Breadknife and Grand High Tops walking track. It’s a great spot to see the iconic Breadknife, Belougery Spire and the Grand High Tops.