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Cassinia walking track

Oxley Wild Rivers National Park

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Nearby walking tracks

  • Chandler View circuit walk, Oxley Wild Rivers National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary

    Chandler View circuit walk

    Dry rainforest, birdwatching, and scenic views from the lookout make Chandler View circuit walk from Long View an excellent medium walk.


Nearby things to do

  • A group of people sit around a glowing campfire next to a hut beneath starry skies. Photo credit: Benny Littlejohn  © Primal Adventures

    Oxley Wild Rivers guided hiking adventures

    Explore one of Australia’s largest gorge systems on this multi-day guided trek with Primal Adventures. Experience lush gullies, waterfalls and stunning forests in World Heritage surrounds, near Armidale.

  • Misty Creek Lookout, Guy Fawkes River National Park. Photo: Barbara Webster/NSW Government

    Itinerary: World Heritage wild wonders

    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

  • River swirls. Photo:Rosie Nicolai Copyright:NSW Government

    Halls Peak campground and picnic area

    For adventure seekers, Halls Peak campground and picnic area near Armidale is a remote riverside wilderness. You'll need a low-range 4WD to get there and it's a great spot for fishing, canoeing and birdwatching.

  • Long Point Campground, Oxley Wild Rivers National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary

    Long Point campground and picnic area

    Long Point campground and picnic area is a great base for birdwatching and walking to scenic views over Macleay Gorge, in New England.

Nearby parks


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
Cassinia 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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