Treachery Headland walking track
Myall Lakes National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Treachery Headland walking track.
Grade 4Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
45min - 1hr 15min
Quality of markings
Quality of path
Formed track, some obstacles
No experience required
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
Treachery Headland walking track is in the Sugarloaf Point to Shelly Beach precinct of the Myall Lakes National Park. The walk starts from the small carpark near the turnoff to Treachery Camp, off Thomas Road near Seal Rocks. To get there from the Pacific Highway:
- Take the Lakes Way for 25km before turning right on to Seal Rocks Road
- Turn right into Thomas Road and look for Treachery Camp
Park entry points
- Treachery Head carpark See on map
Parking is available at a small carpark near the start of Treachery Headland walking track.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Myall Lakes National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
A good time to visit when the weather is a little cooler and the park is less busy.
Magnificent wildflower displays as they bloom across the heathlands.
Look for dolphins swimming among the waves.
Head to Sugarloaf Point to watch for whales on their annual migration.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
19°C and 27°C
10°C and 19°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.
- Booti Booti Office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm. Closed public holidays.
- 02 6591 0300
- The Ruins campground, Booti Booti National Park, 4374 The Lakes Way, Booti Booti 2428
- in Myall Lakes National Park in the North Coast region
Myall Lakes National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
$8 per vehicle per day.
The park has coin/card operated pay machines at Mungo Brush campground. NPWS staff regularly visit areas to collect day use fees. Day passes are also available from the Manning Great Lakes Area Office, Tea Gardens Visitor Information Centre and the Hawks Nest Newsagency.
Bombah Point ferry fees may also apply (cash payment only).