Walk on Water walking track
Tweed Heads Historic Site
All the practical information you need to know about Walk on Water walking track.
Grade 4Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
30 - 45min
Quality of markings
Quality of path
No experience required
Getting there and parking
Walk on Water boardwalk and walking track starts from Minjungbal Aboriginal Cultural Centre.
To get there:
- Turn onto Minjungbal Drive at South Tweed Heads from Pacific Highway
- Turn right into Kirkwood Road, near Tweed City Shopping Centre, then continue to the car park at the end of the road before it turns right into Davey Street.
Parking is available at Minjungbal Aboriginal Cultural Centre, including several designated disabled spots.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Tweed Heads Historic Site. Here are some of the highlights.
Great time for walking, with less mosquitos and lots of butterflies to see. Look out for the vivid blues of the blue triangle or blue mangrove butterflies.
Get away from the holiday crowds, and instead enjoy walking along the boardwalk and learning about Aboriginal culture.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
18°C and 30°C
8°C and 22°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - easy
- The raised boardwalk and sealed path are suitable for wheelchairs, prams and visitors with limited mobility.
- Seating is available at a viewing platform half way along the track.
Easy access is free of obstacles such as steps, rough terrain or significant slopes, and may have ramps or boardwalks.
Fishing from a boat, the beach or by the river is a popular activity for many national park visitors. If you’re planning a day out fishing, check out these fishing safety tips.
Firewood may not be collected from the park.
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.
- Murwillumbah office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 6670 8600
- Level 1/135 Murwillumbah Street, Murwillumbah NSW 2484
- in Tweed Heads Historic Site in the North Coast region
Tweed Heads Historic Site is always open, but Minjungbal Aboriginal Cultural Centre is open 10am-3pm Monday to Thursday.