Rockholes Loop walking track
Mutawintji National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Rockholes Loop walking track.
Grade 5Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
2hrs 30min - 3hrs 30min
Quality of markings
Clearly sign posted
Very steep and difficult
Quality of path
Rough unformed track
Getting there and parking
Rockholes Loop walking track is an extension of the Thaakalatjika Mingkana walking track and Homestead Gorge walking track in Mutawintji National Park. To get there follow the road to Homestead Creek campground then follow the signs to the Taaakalatjika Mingkana walking track.
Check the weather before you set out as the road to Mutawintji National Park can become boggy when it rains.
Parking is available at Homestead Creek campground.
Best times to visit
Mutawintji National Park is best visited during autumn, winter and spring when daytime weather is pleasant. Summer in the outback can be very hot.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
30°C and 35°C
17°C and 31°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Flush toilets, picnic facilities, free gas barbecues and water are available at the Mutawintji Visitor Centre.
Maps and downloads
- Broken Hill office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm. Closed 1pm to 2pm.
- 08 8084 2880
- 183 Argent Street, Broken Hill NSW 2880
- in Mutawintji National Park in the Outback NSW region
Mutawintji National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Mutawintji Visitor Centre
51 Old Coach Road, Mutawintji, NSW 2880
- Mutawintji Visitor Centre is always open but it's unstaffed (self service).