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Aboriginal sites

Cafes and kiosks

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Historic buildings/places

Trial Bay Gaol, Arakoon National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary

Trial Bay Gaol

For a glimpse into Australian history, head to South West Rocks to explore the historic ruins of Trial Bay Gaol. Make sure you see the view from the sentry’s lookout.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
Wheelchair access
Hard
Where
Arakoon National Park in North Coast
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Lookouts

View from Minyon Falls lookout. Photo: John Spencer © DPIE

Minyon Falls lookout

Minyon Falls lookout offers stunning views of the waterfall and rainforest. With easy parking, picnic spots and barbecue facilities, it's a great day trip location for people visiting Byron Bay.

Price
Free. Free park entry.
Wheelchair access
Easy
Where
Nightcap National Park in North Coast
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Picnic areas

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Show caves

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Visitor centres

People visiting the Dorrigo Rainforest Centre. Photo: Rob Cleary

Dorrigo Rainforest Centre

Dorrigo Rainforest Centre is the best place for Dorrigo National Park visitor information and school excursion visits. Book a guided tour, take the Skywalk for stunning views out to Coffs Harbour or relax in the Canopy Cafe.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
Wheelchair access
Easy
Where
Dorrigo National Park in North Coast
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4WD touring routes

Adventure sports experiences

Birdwatching and wildlife facilities

Boating facilities

Canoeing/paddling experiences

Cycling trails

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Driving routes

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Events

Claustral Canyon, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Michael Breer.

Virtual reality canyoning experience

Use virtual reality goggles to explore Claustral Canyon when you visit Blue Mountains Heritage Centre in Blackheath. Get up close to spectacular waterfalls and wildlife in the Blue Mountains. 

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
When

Virtual reality canyoning experiences have been cancelled until further notice to protect the health and safety of our visitors and staff.

Where
Blackheath area in Blue Mountains National Park in Sydney and surrounds

Fishing spots

Horse riding trails

Swimming spots

Moon Bay, Mimosa Rocks National Park. Photo: John Yurasek

Moon Bay

A short and easy walking track descends steeply to the secluded beach at Moon Bay in Mimosa Rocks National Park. Enjoy a picnic on the sand and explore the historic heritage of the area.

Price
Free. Free park entry.
Where
Mimosa Rocks National Park in South Coast
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Tours

Walls of China, Mungo National Park. Photo: John Spencer/NSW Government

Mungo walk the Walls of China tour

When you visit Mungo National Park, take a tour to the Walls of China guided by an NPWS Aboriginal ranger. It's one of the most spectacular outback landscapes in NSW.

Price
Fees apply. Park entry fees apply.
When

Tours run most days. Dates and times are displayed when making an online booking.

Tour takes 2 hours. Meet behind Mungo Visitor Centre 15 minutes before the start of the tour.

Where
Mungo National Park in Murray-Riverina
Platform, Archway Walk, Abercrombie Karst Conservation Reserve. Photo: OEH/NSW Government

Archway Cave self-guided tour

Take a self-guided tour of Archway Cave at Abercrombie Caves. It has the largest natural arch in the southern hemisphere. Its special features include the gold miners dance platform, built in 1880.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
When

Tours have been cancelled until further notice to protect the health and safety of our visitors and staff

Where
Abercrombie Karst Conservation Reserve in Country NSW
Bare Island in La Perouse, Kamay Botany Bay National Park. Photo: E Sheargold/DPIE

Bare Island and Cape Banks ultimate day tour

Uncover the wealth of history along the shores of La Perouse, Kamay Botany Bay National Park. From a shipwreck to the Henry Head fortifications, there's plenty to delve into on this guided tour.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
When

Tours run 9.30am to 3pm. Meet at 9.15am.

2020 dates: Sunday 11 October and Saturday 7 November 2020.

2021 dates: Sunday 10 January, Wednesday 20 January, Sunday 24 January, Saturday 6 March, Sunday 11 April and Sunday 2 May 2021.

Where
La Perouse area in Kamay Botany Bay National Park in Sydney and surrounds
Aerial view of Bare Island and the fort, Kamay Botany Bay National Park. Photo: S Cohen/OEH

Bare Island Fort guided tour

Join this guided tour to hear about the unpredictable history of Bare Island Fort at La Perouse. We'll cross a 130-year-old wooden bridge and enter a world of fine engineering and great deception.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
When

Tour times: 1.30pm to 2.15pm, 2.30pm to 3.15pm and 3.30pm to 4.15pm. Meet 15 minutes before your tour starts.

Tour dates:

Every Sunday from Sunday 28 June 2020 to Sunday 27 June 2021.

Tours also run on Friday 10 July, Friday 17 July, Friday 2 October and Friday 9 October 2020, Friday 8 January, Friday 15 January, Friday 22 January, Friday 29 January, Friday 9 April and Friday 16 April 2021.

No tours on Sunday 6 December 2020 or Sunday 7 February and Sunday 9 May 2021.

Where
La Perouse area in Kamay Botany Bay National Park in Sydney and surrounds
Barrenjoey Lighthouse, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. Photo: David Finnegan

Barrenjoey Lighthouse tour

Enjoy a Barrenjoey Lighthouse tour any Sunday afternoon. It stands at Sydney's northern-most point. The views of Broken Bay, Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park and the mighty Pacific are unforgettable.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
When

Tours have been cancelled until further notice to protect the health and safety of our visitors and staff.

Where
Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park in Sydney and surrounds
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Walking tracks

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