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Apsley Gorge Rim walking track

Oxley Wild Rivers National Park

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Nearby walking tracks

  • View of Apsley Falls from Oxley lookout on Oxley walking track. Photo © Jessica Stokes

    Oxley walking track

    This medium walk combines lookouts and scenic waterfall views with great wildlife and birdwatching. It’s a great day trip in the New England area, just off the Oxley Highway.


Nearby camping and accommodation

  • Apsley Falls Campground, Oxley Wild Rivers National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary/DPIE

    Apsley Falls campground

    Apsley Falls campground offers a night in the bush with scenic waterfall views, walking and wildlife.

Nearby parks

  • 3 walkers standing on a bridge over Apsley River, Oxley Wild Rivers National Park. Photo: Josh Smith © DPE

    Oxley Wild Rivers National Park

    Oxley Wild Rivers National Park, near Armidale, spoils you with World Heritage-listed Gondwana rainforest, dramatic gorges and magnificent waterfalls. It’s perfect for walking, camping, bike or horse riding, and fishing.


Google Street View Trekker

Using Google Street View Trekker, we've captured imagery across a range of NSW national parks and attractions. Get a bird's eye view of these incredible landscapes before setting off on your own adventure.

Google Trekker at Cape Byron State Conservation Area. Photo: J Spencer/OEH.


Join WilderQuest

WilderQuest is a fun kids program designed to nurture a love of nature. Download the award-winning WilderQuest iPad app and go on a quest to discover all the animals, plants and hidden secrets within NSW national parks.

WilderQuest activity at Blue Gum Hills Regional Park. Photo: Shani Milgate/OEH
Apsley Gorge Rim walking track

Park info

  • in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park in the North Coast and Country NSW regions
  • Oxley Wild Rivers National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • There are 3 areas in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park where you'll need day use vehicle permits: Halls Peak campground and picnic area, Riverside campground and picnic area, and Youdales Hut campground and picnic area. Day use vehicle permits can be bought online or by calling the National Parks Contact Centre on 1300 072 757. If camping, permit fees are included in the campground fee.

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