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Wallaby walking track

Conimbla National Park

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All the practical information you need to know about Wallaby walking track.

Track grading

Grade 4

Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
  • Time

    45min - 1hr 30min

  • Quality of markings

    Limited signage

  • Gradient

    Short steep hills

  • Distance

    3km return

  • Steps

    Occasional steps

  • Quality of path

    Rough track, many obstacles

  • Experience required

    No experience required

Getting there and parking

Wallaby walking track starts from Ironbark picnic area in the Conimbla Range precinct of Conimbla National Park. To get there:

From Cowra:

Travel 9km west along Mid-Western Highway. Turn right onto Barryrennie Road, following the signs to Conimbla National Park. Continue for 16km, then turn left into Ironbark picnic area.

From Gooloogong:

From the town centre, turn onto Kangarooby Road, following the signs to Conimbla National Park. Continue for 25km, then turn right into Ironbark picnic area.

From Grenfell:

Travel 46km east on Mid-Western Highway. Turn left onto Barryrennie Road, following the signs to Conimbla National Park. Continue for 16km, then turn left into Ironbark picnic area.

Parking

Parking is available at Ironbark picnic area.

Best times to visit

There are lots of great things waiting for you in Conimbla National Park. Here are some of the highlights.

Autumn

Take advantage of the cooler weather and go for a more adventurous walk off the beaten track.

Spring

Check out the abundance of beautiful blooming wildflowers, particularly the park's distinctive range of orchids.

Summer

A good time to enjoy the wild nightlife in Conimbla with some spotlighting along Wallaby walking track.

Weather, temperature and rainfall

Summer temperature

Average

14°C and 32°C

Highest recorded

46.6°C

Winter temperature

Average

2°C and 17°C

Lowest recorded

-8°C

Rainfall

Wettest month

January

Driest month

June

The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

103mm

Facilities

Drinking water is not available in this area, so it’s a good idea to bring your own.

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Safety messages

Bushwalking safety

If you're keen to head out on a longer walk or a backpack camp, always be prepared. Read these bushwalking safety tips before you set off on a walking adventure in national parks.

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency + app before you visit, it helps emergency services locate you using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).

Outback safety

Safety is of high priority in outback areas. In summer, temperatures can reach up to 50°C in some places. Food, water and fuel supplies can be scarce. Before you head off, check for road closures and use our contacts to stay safe in the outback.

Prohibited

Pets

Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.

Smoking

NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

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