Boyds Tower walking track
Green Cape area in Ben Boyd National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Boyds Tower walking track.
Grade 2Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
15 - 45min
Quality of markings
Clearly sign posted
Quality of path
No experience required
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
Boyds Tower walking track is in the southern section of Ben Boyd National Park. To get there:
- Travel south from Eden on the Princes Highway for 18km, before turning off at Edrom Road
- Approximately 15km along Eldrom Road, look for the signposted turn off to the right.
- Boyds Tower is at the end of this 1.5km road
Park entry points
- Boyd's Tower picnic area See on map
Parking is available at Boyds Tower walking track.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Ben Boyd National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
Camp at Bittangabee Beach campground and see lyrebirds performing their characteristic dance and tail display.
Visit Green Cape Lighthouse or Boyds Tower to spot whales migrating south to their Antarctic feeding grounds - you might even see females with young calves.
Plan a camping trip to Saltwater Creek - to enjoy the lagoons and beautiful surf beach.
Take the Light to Light walk when it's nice and cool and the banksias are in bloom.
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - medium
- This historic tower has a 350m wheelchair-accessible bitumen track with a lay-by, running through melaleuca trees.
- A wheelchair-accessible boardwalk continues behind the tower to a viewing platform with a seat, looking north over Twofold Bay.
- You may require some assistance from the gravel carpark to the bitumen track.
Medium access presents some minor difficulties, such as a grassy surface. You may require a little assistance to get around in some areas.
- Merimbula office
- Monday to Friday and some weekends during peak holiday periods, 10am to 3pm.
- 02 6495 5000
- 47 Merimbula Drive, cnr Sapphire Coast Drive, Merimbula NSW 2548