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Turners walking track

Watagans National Park

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Nearby walking tracks

  • Great North walk, Watagans National Park. Photo: John Spencer

    Great North walk - Watagans National Park

    The section of Great North walk in Watagans National Park features great scenic lookouts and wonderful birdwatching. It is best suited to experienced bushwalkers.

  • Creek, Watagans National Park

    Circuit walking track

    Circuit walking track is a short walk near Newcastle. Plunging into rainforest, following the creek as it passes a dramatic moss-covered rock wall, this is a great place to visit.


Nearby camping and accommodation

  • 2 campers sitting with their backpacks with their tents set up in the background. Photo: John Spencer/DPIE

    Bangalow campground

    Bangalow campground at Watagans National Park provides a relaxed getaway for the family or adventure camper.

  • Gap Creek facilities, Watagans National Park. Photo: Susan Davis/DPIE

    Gap Creek campground

    This campground offers everything you need for a relaxing and private getaway, with immediate access to walking tracks and a dramatic waterfall.


Google Street View Trekker

Using Google Street View Trekker, we've captured imagery across a range of NSW national parks and attractions. Get a bird's eye view of these incredible landscapes before setting off on your own adventure.

Google Trekker at Cape Byron State Conservation Area. Photo: J 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
Turners walking track

Park info

  • in Watagans National Park in the North Coast region
  • Watagans National Park is always open, but may have to close at times due to poor weather, roads closures or high fire danger.

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Turners walking track, Watagans National Park. Photo: John Spencer