Haycock Point to Barmouth Beach walking track
Pambula-Haycock area in Ben Boyd National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Haycock Point to Barmouth Beach walking track.
Grade 3Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
1hr 30min - 2hrs 30min
Quality of markings
Clearly sign posted
Quality of path
Formed track, some obstacles
No experience required
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
Haycock Point is in the Haycock Point precinct of Ben Boyd National Park (north). To get there:
- Drive south from Pambula, 9km down Princes Highway.
- Turn left at Haycock Road – Ben Boyd National Park.
- Drive 6km to either Barmouth Beach or Haycock Point picnic area
Park entry points
Parking is available at Barmouth Beach and Haycock Point.
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.
Drinking water is not available in this area.
Maps and downloads
- 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