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Jewfish walk

Nadgee Nature Reserve

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Jewfish walk.

Track grading

Features of this track


0.6km return


15min - 1hr

Quality of markings

Clearly sign posted

Experience required

No experience required


No steps


Flat: The walk is mostly flat along its length, with a slight slope along the 200m floating boardwalk.

Quality of path

Formed track: The first part of the walk is hard-packed ground and then roughly a third of the way along the track, the surface changes to a 1.8m-wide fibre-reinforced polymer mesh boardwalk.

Getting there and parking

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Get directions

    Jewfish Walk is in the northern precinct of Nadgee Nature Reserve. To get there from Eden:

    • Travel south along the Princes Highway for 22.5km
    • Turn left onto Wonboyn Road and follow the road through Wonboyn village and to Myrtle Cove
    • Follow Nadgee Road from Myrtle Cove to the entrance of Nadgee Nature Reserve
    • Jewfish carpark is on the left immediately after the Nadgee Nature Reserve sign

    Road quality

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


    Parking is available in gravel Jewfish carpark, next to the start of the walk.

    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



    Seats and resting points

    There are 2 bench seats at the lookout.

    Maps and downloads

    Safety messages

    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.

    Fishing safety

    Fishing from a boat, the beach or by the river is a popular activity for many national park visitors. If you’re planning a day out fishing, check out these fishing safety tips.

    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).

    River and lake safety

    The aquatic environment around rivers, lakes and lagoons can be unpredictable. If you're visiting these areas, take note of these river and lake safety tips.


    Disability access level - easy

    Jewfish walk is flat and step-free, with a 1.8m-wide hard-packed ground trail that becomes a floating boardwalk roughly a third of the way along the track. The boardwalk has a slight slope.


    You are encouraged to bring gas or fuel stoves, especially in summer during the fire season.


    Camp fires and solid fuel burners

    No wood fires allowed.


    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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