Iluka Rainforest walking track
Iluka Nature Reserve
All the practical information you need to know about Iluka Rainforest walking track.
Grade 2Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
30min - 1hr 30min
Quality of markings
Clearly sign posted
Quality of path
No experience required
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
Iluka Rainforest Walk starts from the corner of Long and Crown streets in the township of Iluka. You can also start the track from the Iluka Bluff carpark, which is approximately 500m off Iluka Road on an unsealed road, just near the golf course.
Park entry points
- Iluka carpark See on map
Parking is available at Iluka Rainforest Walking Track, including several designated disabled spots. It can be a busy place on the weekend, so parking might be limited.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Iluka Nature Reserve. Here are some of the highlights.
A great time to for a bit of beach fishing as the travelling winter species move closer to the shore.
Experience the spring fragrances of the rainforest and the diversity of local birdlife.
Head straight to Iluka Bluff and immerse yourself in the glistening waters - water activities like swimming, snorkelling and surfing await you.
Take in the panoramic views from Iluka Bluff and keep your eyes out for whales migrating north along the coast.
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - hard
Assistance may be required to access some sections of the walk.
- Woody Head Campground
- 8.30am to 5pm daily. Closed 1pm to 5pm Christmas Day.
- 02 6646 6134
- Woody Head campground, Iluka Road, Iluka NSW 2466
- in Iluka Nature Reserve in the North Coast region
Iluka Nature Reserve is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
- Grafton office
02 6641 1500
Contact hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- Level 4, 49 Victoria Street, Grafton NSW 2460
- Email: email@example.com
- Grafton office