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Limestone Caves walking track

Kwiambal National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Limestone Caves walking track.

Track grading

Grade 2

Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
  • Time

    5 - 15min

  • Quality of markings

    Clearly sign posted

  • Gradient

    Flat

  • Distance

    0.6km return

  • Steps

    Occasional steps

  • Quality of path

    Formed track

Getting there and parking

Limestone Caves walking track is on the southern edge of Kwiambal National Park.

To get there from Ashford:

  • Take Wallangra Road northwest
  • Turn right onto Sandy Creek Road
  • Turn left onto Limestone Road and continue into Kwiambal National Park
  • Turn right onto Limestone Cave Road and continue to the carpark.

Road quality

  • Check the weather and road conditions before setting out. The road to this walking track can become boggy when it rains.
  • Please drive carefully and look out for wildlife.

  • Unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • All weather

Parking

Parking is available on Limestone Cave Road, where this walking track starts.

Facilities

  • There’s no drinking water so you’ll need to bring your own supply.
  • Rubbish bins are not available, so please take your rubbish with you when you leave.

Toilets

Toilets and picnic table are available at the end of the walk, near the entrance to the caves.

  • Non-flush toilets

Picnic tables

Carpark

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

  • To help bats, only enter the caves during September to October or March to April, to prevent bat disturbance, infant abandonment, and death during summer breeding season and winter hibernation.
  • Eastern grey kangaroos live in this area of the park. They’re powerful animals, so please appreciate them from a distance.

Adventure sports

Adventure sports like climbing, caving, canyoning and abseiling offer a thrilling opportunity to explore our unique environments. Before you head out, be aware of the risks and stay safe during adventure sports.

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.

Fire safety

During periods of fire weather, the Commissioner of the NSW Rural Fire Service may declare a total fire ban for particular NSW fire areas, or statewide. Learn more about total fire bans and fire safety.

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency + 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).

Accessibility

Disability access level - hard

Wheelchairs can access this area with some difficulty.

Prohibited

Camp fires and solid fuel burners

Camping

Camping is not permitted along this walking track. Please camp at designated campgrounds.

Gathering firewood

Generators

Pets

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.

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

Limestone Caves walking track

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Park info

Macintyre Falls, Kwiambal National Park. Photo: Michael van Ewijk/NSW Government