Kinchega Homestead billabong walk
Kinchega National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Kinchega Homestead billabong walk.
Grade 3Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
1hr 30min - 2hrs 30min
Quality of markings
Clearly sign posted
Short steep hills
Quality of path
Formed track, some obstacles
Some bushwalking experience recommended
Getting there and parking
Kinchega Homestead billabong walk starts from the Old Kinchega Homestead carpark, or from campsite 34 on River Drive. To get there:
- On entering Kinchega National Park take River Drive
- Old Kinchega Homestead is located on Homestead Bend
- Follow the Homestead and billabong sign from the carpark and turn left on to the billabong walk
- Or, follow the signs along River Drive to campsite 34
- Unsealed roads
- 2WD vehicles (no long vehicle access)
- Dry weather only
Parking is available at the trackhead at Old Kinchega Homestead or at campsite 34, on River Drive.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
18°C and 34°C
5°C and 19°C
May and October
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Non-flush toilets are available at campsite 34. The picnic table at campsite 34 is the only seating along this walk.
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - no wheelchair access
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.
- Broken Hill office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm. Closed 1pm to 2pm.
- 08 8084 2880
- 183 Argent Street, Broken Hill NSW 2880
- in Kinchega National Park in the Outback NSW region
Kinchega National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
$8 per vehicle per day. The park has a pay and display envelope payment system - please bring correct coins.Buy annual pass
Kinchega Visitor Centre
673 Woolshed Drive, Menindee NSW 2879
- Kinchega Visitor Centre is always open but it's unstaffed (self service)