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Newnes Industrial Ruins walk

Wollemi National Park

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Nearby walking tracks

  • Two walkers at the entrance to Glow Worm Tunnel, Wollemi National Park. Photo: Daniel Tran/OEH.

    Glow Worm Tunnel walking track

    Glow Worm Tunnel walking track is the fastest and easiest way to experience the wonder of this historic tunnel, lit by thousands of glow worms. It’s a favourite with visitors to Wollemi National Park, near Lithgow.


Nearby things to do

  • 3 people in a tour group cross a wooden bridge set among tall tree ferns and a steep rock face in Wollemi National Park. Photo credit: Kristie Kearney © Wolgan Valley Eco Tours

    Wollemi guided Glow Worm Tunnel walk

    Join Wolgan Valley Eco Tours on the popular Glow Worm Tunnel walking track in Wollemi National Park and see the magical natural light show created by thousands of glow worms.

Nearby camping and accommodation

  • Newnes campground, Wollemi National Park. Photo: Elinor Sheargold/OEH

    Newnes campground

    Relax in dramatic surrounds at this car-accessible campground by the Wolgan River in World Heritage Wollemi National Park, just north of the Blue Mountains.

  • Picnic table in Coorongooba campground. Photo: Dave Noble/NSW Government

    Coorongooba campground

    Camp by the river at Coorongooba campground in Wollemi National Park. Fill your days with easy walks, paddling in the shallow river and birdwatching in this World Heritage-listed landscape.

Nearby parks

  • The Newnes Plateau Cliffs, Gardens of Stone National Park. Photo: R Nicolai/NSW Government

    Gardens of Stone National Park

    Be inspired by the dramatic landscape at Gardens of Stone. This World Heritage area features stunning rock pagodas, sandstone cliffs, canyons and breathtaking scenic views.

  • Morning kayakers in mist at Dunns Swamp-Gunguddy, Wollemi National Park. Photo: Daniel Tran/OEH.

    Wollemi National Park

    World Heritage-listed Wollemi National Park offers a dramatic setting for scenic walks, drives, wildlife spotting, canoeing and camping, just a few hours north-west of Sydney.


NYE in Sydney Harbour

Celebrate the New Year with the best views of Sydney's famous New Year's Eve fireworks. Sydney Harbour National Park offers fantastic vantage points for a spectacular panorama of the city skyline.

NYE 2014 at Bradleys Head in Sydney Harbour National Park. Photo: John Spencer/OEH


Join WilderQuest

WilderQuest is a fun kids program designed to nurture a love of nature. Download the award-winning WilderQuest iPad app and go on a quest to discover all the animals, plants and hidden secrets within NSW national parks.

WilderQuest activity at Blue Gum Hills Regional Park. Photo: Shani Milgate/OEH
Newnes Industrial Ruins walk

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