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View of 4 paddlers in kayaks crossing a calm lake and bushland along the shores. Photo credit: Glenn MacFadyen © School of Yak

Guided kayak adventures at Smiths Island

Spend a day exploring mangrove forests and islands by kayak on this tour of Hunter Wetlands National Park with the friendly guides from the School of Yak. It’s a great way to reconnect with nature in this birdwatchers’ paradise around Smiths Island.

Price
Fees apply. Free park entry.
When
Contact the School of Yak for tour schedule.
Where
Hunter Wetlands National Park in North Coast
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A woman seated on a lakeshore near a moored motorboat looks out over clear waters to a distant shore. Photo credit: Peter Smee © Manning Valley Adventures

Morning on the Myall guided tours

Hop on board a comfortable boat with your friendly guide from Manning Valley Adventures to explore the sublime lakes and rivers of Myall Lakes National Park. Whether your passion is fishing, bushwalking or birdwatching, it’s sure to be a heavenly morning.

Price
Fees apply. Park entry fees apply.
When
  • Contact Manning Valley Adventures for tour schedule.
  • Sunrise starts offer the best chances to see wildlife and enjoy scenery on these tours.
Where
Myall Lakes National Park in North Coast
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Manning Valley Adventures logo. Photo © Manning Valley Adventures

Walking tracks

Pinny Beach, Wallarah National Park. Photo: NSW Government

Coastal walking track

The Coastal walking track links Caves Beach with the headland just south of Pinny Beach, giving spectacular views over the coastline and ocean along the way.

Price
Free. Free park entry.
Distance
5km return
Time
1hr 30min - 2hrs 30min
Grade
Grade 4
Where
Wallarah National Park in North Coast
Burwood trail, Glenrock State Conservation Area. Photo: John Spencer

Burwood trail

Burwood trail has a tranquil forest setting filled with spotted gum, ironbark and white mahogany trees. Situated in Glenrock State Conservation Area, near Newcastle, it’s the perfect walk for families, birdwatchers and history buffs.

Price
Free. Free park entry.
Distance
1.5km return
Time
30min - 1hr
Grade
Grade 4
Where
Glenrock State Conservation Area in North Coast
Evans lookout, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Kevin McGrath/NSW Government