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Myanba Gorge walking track

South East Forests National Park

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Myanba Gorge walking track.

Track grading

Grade 4

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

    45min - 1hr

  • Quality of markings

    Limited signage

  • Gradient

    Gentle hills

  • Distance

    1.5km return

  • Steps

    Occasional steps

  • Quality of path

    Formed track, some obstacles

  • Experience required

    No experience required

Getting there and parking

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Get directions

    Myanba Gorge walking track is in the Coolangubra section of South East Forest National Park. To get there:

    • Head east from Bombala on Bucky Springs Road and continue through Cathart along Coolangubra Forest Way.
    • Alternatively, follow Imlay Road south of Eden.

    Park entry points

    Parking

    Car and bus parking is available at Myanba Gorge picnic area.

    Best times to visit

    There are lots of great things waiting for you in South East Forests National Park. Here are some of the highlights.

    Autumn

    Head to the Bombala River in the early morning or late afternoon to see platypuses - look for circular ripple patterns in the water.

    Spring

    See Nunnocks Swamp and grasslands in its spring bloom glory.

    Summer

    A great time for a walk in the park – try the easy Goodenia Rainforest walk through a lush gully of ferns covered by a dense canopy of tall lilly pilly trees.

    Winter

    After a day exploring, get cosy in front of an open fire at historic Alexanders Hut, Nunnocks Swap.

    Facilities

    You'll need to bring your own drinking and cooking water.

    Maps and downloads

    Safety messages

    This park is in a remote location, so please ensure you’re well-prepared, bring appropriate clothing and equipment and advise a family member or friend of your travel plans.

    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 + 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).

    River and lake safety

    The aquatic environment around rivers, lakes and lagoons can be unpredictable. If you're visiting these areas, take note of these river and lake safety tips.

    Accessibility

    Disability access level - easy

    • Only the first 100m of this track, from the picnic area to the first viewing platform, is suitable for wheelchairs, prams and visitors with limited mobility.
    • There's no wheelchair access beyond this point.

    Easy access is free of obstacles such as steps, rough terrain or significant slopes, and may have ramps or boardwalks.

    Prohibited

    Camp fires and solid fuel burners

    Please bring gas or fuel stoves if you plan to cook, especially in summer during the fire season.

    Gathering firewood

    Firewood may not be collected from the park.

    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.

    Myanba Gorge walking track

    Park info

    Myanba Gorge walking track, South East Forests National Park. Photo: John Spencer