Mulgowan (Yappa) Aboriginal Art Site walking track
Gundabooka National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Mulgowan (Yappa) Aboriginal Art Site walking track.
Grade 5Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
45min - 1hr 15min
Quality of markings
Very steep and difficult
Quality of path
Rough track, many obstacles
Some bushwalking experience recommended
Getting there and parking
On entering Gundabooka National Park from Kidman Way, 49km south of Bourke or 160km North of Cobar, drive along Ben Lomond Road for approximately 7.5km to the Mulgowan Heritage Site entrance on the left. Turn off, then drive for about 16km to the Mulgowan Heritage Site carpark.
Check the weather before you set out as the road to Mulgowan (Yappa) Aboriginal Art site can become boggy when it rains.
Parking is available at Mulgowan Heritage Site.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Gundabooka National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
It's a great time to visit the park with the weather being a bit cooler, and after summer rain, the park may be looking a little greener than usual.
Join in on a Discovery tour to find out more about the park, the amazing landscape and the animals who live here.
Crisp clear days await you, it's perfect weather for walking and if you don't feel like camping out, you can book into the comfort of Redbank Homestead.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
20°C and 33°C
6°C and 17°C
January and February
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Drinking water is limited or not available in this area, so it’s a good idea to bring your own.
Maps and downloads
- Bourke office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6830 0200
- 51-53 Oxley Street, Bourke NSW 2840