Mount Imlay – Balawan Summit walking track
Mount Imlay National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Mount Imlay – Balawan Summit walking track.
Grade 5Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
2 - 4hrs
Quality of markings
Very steep and difficult
Quality of path
Rough track, many obstacles
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
On entering Mount Imlay National Park:
- Continue driving through East Boyd State Forest until you reach Mount Imlay carpark and Burrawang picnic area.
Check the weather before you set out as the road to Mount Imlay National Park can become slippery when it rains.
Parking is available at Mount Imlay Summit walking track.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Mount Imlay National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
Take advantage of the cooler weather and spend the day walking on Mount Imlay Summit walking track.
Admire the delicate beauty and bright colours of wildflowers, like mountain speedwell, dotted among boulders and throughout the bush.
Head to Burrawang picnic area for a relaxing afternoon picnicking under the trees.
Enjoy the filtered views to the coast from the summit of Mount Imlay on crystal clear winter days.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
14°C and 22°C
8°C and 15°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Drinking water is not available in this area, so it’s a good idea to bring your own.
Maps and downloads
- Merimbula office
- Monday to Friday and some weekends during peak holiday periods, 10am to 3pm.
- 02 6495 5000
- 47 Merimbula Drive, cnr Sapphire Coast Drive, Merimbula NSW 2548