Apsley Gorge Rim walking track
Oxley Wild Rivers National Park
Nearby walking tracks
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 things to do
The picturesque Apsley Falls picnic area offers barbecue facilities with scenic views of gorges and waterfalls and nearby sites of Aboriginal significance.
Explore the national park jewels of the spectacular New England Tablelands region surrounding Armidale. Discover magnificent waterfalls, rugged gorges and World Heritage Gondwana rainforest on scenic drives and walking trails. This itinerary is ideal for self-sufficient tourers equipped with a 4WD and camper trailer.
Nearby camping and accommodation
Apsley Falls campground offers a night in the bush with scenic waterfall views, walking and wildlife.
Oxley Wild Rivers National Park, near Armidale, spoils you with World Heritage-listed gondwana rainforest, historic sites, and magnificent waterfalls. It’s perfect for walking, camping, bike or horse riding, and fishing.
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- 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.Contact us for permits