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Bay Cliff walking track

Nadgee Nature Reserve

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Bay Cliff walking track.

Track grading

Features of this track


1.2km loop


30min - 1hr 30min

Quality of markings

Clearly sign posted

Experience required

No experience required


Gentle hills


Occasional steps

Quality of path

Formed track, some obstacles

Getting there and parking

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    Bay Cliff walking track is in the northern precinct of Nadgee Nature Reserve. To get there from Eden:

    • Travel south along the Princes Highway for 22.5 km
    • Turn left onto Wonboyn Road and follow the road to Myrtle Cove
    • Follow Nadgee Road, which continues on from Myrtle Cove, to the entrance of Nadgee Nature Reserve.
    • Continue along Greenglade Road – it commences at the signpost for Nadgee Nature Reserve.
    • Turn left off Greenglade Road into Bay Cliff Road and right again at the signpost for Bay Cliff

    Road quality

    Check the weather before you set out as the road to Bay Cliff can become boggy when it rains.


    Parking is available at Bay Cliff car park.

    Best times to visit

    There are lots of great things waiting for you in Nadgee Nature Reserve. Here are some of the highlights.


    Autumn is a great time to enjoy Nadgee, with the mild climate favouring walking and picnicking, flower spotting and birdwatching.


    Try your luck spotting humpback whales as they migrate south to the Antarctic on any of the beaches and headlands within Nadgee Take one of the many walks – short or long – and view the beautiful wildflowers .


    Relax by the pristine beaches and rivers within the reserve.

    Weather, temperature and rainfall

    Summer temperature


    17°C and 22°C

    Highest recorded


    Winter temperature


    10°C and 16°C

    Lowest recorded



    Wettest month


    Driest month


    The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day



    Drinking water is not available in this area so it’s a good idea to bring your own.

    Maps and downloads

    Safety messages

    Beach safety

    Beaches in this park are not patrolled, and can sometimes have strong rips and currents. These beach safety tips will help you and your family stay safe in the water.

    Bushwalking safety

    If you're keen to head out on a longer walk or a backpack camp, always be prepared. Read these bushwalking safety tips before you set off on a walking adventure in national parks.

    Mobile safety

    Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency Plus app before you visit, it helps emergency services locate you using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).



    A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.



    Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.


    NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

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