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Mimosa Rocks walking track

Mimosa Rocks National Park

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Mimosa Rocks walking track.

Track grading

Features of this track

Distance

2km return

Time

30min - 1hr

Quality of markings

Clearly sign posted

Experience required

No experience required

Gradient

Flat

Steps

No steps

Quality of path

Well-formed track: The walk is 1.2m-wide and mainly wood boardwalk, with some hard-packed ground and concrete sections.

Getting there and parking

Mimosa Rocks walking track is in the Aragunnu precinct of Mimosa Rocks National Park. To get there, follow the Tathra-Bermagui Road, then turn onto Aragunnu Road and follow it to the picnic area.

Road quality

  • Access road, picnic areas and campgrounds at this site are not suitable for large vehicles including caravans, motorhomes and buses.
  • Check the weather before you set out as the road to Mimosa Rocks walking track can become boggy when it rains.

Parking

Parking is available in roadbase carparks at Aragunnu campground, a few metres from the northern and southern picnic areas.

Best times to visit

There are lots of great things waiting for you in Mimosa Rocks National Park. Here are some of the highlights.

Spring

Head to one of the park's headlands for great whale watching – don't forget your binoculars for up close views.

Summer

A great time for a family camping holiday by the beach, try Aragunnu campground or Gillards campground .

Winter

Keep your eyes on the parks winter-flowering plants, like spotted gums, mugga ironbark and coastal banksia for honeaters and lorikeets.

Weather, temperature and rainfall

Summer temperature

Average

15°C and 27°C

Highest recorded

44.5°C

Winter temperature

Average

2°C and 18°C

Lowest recorded

-8.1°C

Rainfall

Wettest month

February and March

The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

454.2mm

Facilities

There are accessible non-flush toilets, barbecues and picnic tables at Aragunnu campground where this walk begins.

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

Beach safety

Beaches in this park are not patrolled, and can sometimes have strong rips and currents. These beach safety tips will help you and your family stay safe in the water.

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.

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).

Accessibility

Disability access level - easy

  • The 1.2m-wide flat timber boardwalk is suitable for wheelchairs, prams and people with reduced mobility.
  • There are timber railings along the boardwalk and at at the lookout platform when you reach the end.
  • There are accessible non-flush toilets at Aragunnu campground where where this walk begins
  • There are picnic tables for resting at Aragunnu campground, and also towards the end of the track as you approach the lookout.
  • After the lookout, there are steep steps that lead down to the stony beach. Assistance is needed in this area.

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