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The Green Gully track

Oxley Wild Rivers National Park


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Make a booking to experience fern-lined gullies, high elevation forests and wildlife along the Green Gully track. Stay in heritage huts for a break from this challenging multi-day hike.

Oxley Wild Rivers National Park
65km loop
Time suggested
4 - 5 days
Grade 5
Minimum 2 people at $300 for 5 nights. Additional people at $150 each.
  • Book online or contact Walcha office on 02 6777 4700.
  • To book online, select first night only and leave number of nights as default (1). Your booking starts at Cedar Creek Cottage, with the walk starting the next day.
  • The track takes 4 days to complete. You'll be sent a confirmation with your track itinerary for 5 nights from your start date
  • To secure your booking, a $300 payment is required. This is non-refundable, but may be transferred once only.
  • Bookings will not be transferred to another date with less than 4 weeks notice to
  • All bookings require a completed Group Confirmation Form which is emailed with your booking details, and final payment at least 4 weeks prior to your walk.
Please note
  • You will stay in 5 huts over your 4 day walk, starting at Cedar Creek Cottage, followed by Birds Nest Hut, Green Gully Hut, Colwells Hut and finishing up at Cedar Creek Lodge.
  • You'll need to be fit and prepared for long, sometimes arduous walking over 4 days. The track is 65km and often steep, with a 900m descent on day 2, a walk through creek beds on day 3 and a 600m climb out on day 4.
  • After you book, a comprehensive list of required gear and directions will be provided as part of your information pack.
  • We recommend that only people over 12 years of age attempt the track
  • This park is in a remote location, so please ensure you are thoroughly prepared, take appropriate clothing and equipment, and advise a family member or friend of your travel plans.
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The Green Gully track, part of the World Heritage-listed Oxley Wild Rivers National Park, is an adventurous 65km walk. This award-winning walking track is one of the best in NSW, and takes you on a unique journey deep into the Apsley-Macleay gorges, one of the largest gorge systems in Australia.

The only way to experience the inspiring views, dramatic gorges and abundant wildlife is to book a self-guided walk.

On the four day Green Gully track, you’ll traverse fern-lined gullies, crystal-clear mountain streams, high-elevation forests as well as towering rocky outcrops. You’ll share some of the terrain with endangered brush-tailed rock wallabies, soaring wedge-tailed eagles, and native marsupial mice.

Uniquely, there is no need to carry a tent as you’ll stay in restored stockman huts along the way. Fitted with the essentials like beds, rainwater, solar-lighting, non-flush toilets and cooking equipment within each hut, these huts will greet the weary walker at the end of each day.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info


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  • in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park in the North Coast and Country NSW regions
  • Oxley Wild Rivers National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • There are 3 areas in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park that charge vehicle entry fees: Halls Peak campground, Riverside campground and picnic area, and Youdales campground. 

    Vehicle entry fee is $20, or $12 for concession or NPWS annual pass holders. Fees not applicable if you're paying campground fees.

    Buy an annual pass.
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Green Gully Track, Oxley Wild Rivers National Park. Photo: Shane Rumming