Yuelarbah walking track
Glenrock State Conservation Area
All the practical information you need to know about Yuelarbah walking track.
Grade 3Learn more about the grading system Features of this track
2 - 3hrs
Quality of markings
Short steep hills
Quality of path
Formed track, some obstacles
No experience required
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
Yuelarbah walking track is located at the eastern end of Glenrock State Conservation Area. To get there:
- From Newcastle, Charlestown and Sydney, exit the pacific Highway at Dudley Road or Kahibah Road, then turn into Burwood Road.
Park entry points
- Yuelarbah picnic area See on map
Parking is available at Yuelarbah carpark on Burwood Road.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Glenrock State Conservation Area. Here are some of the highlights.
Enjoy exploring the park's mountain biking trails when the weather becomes cooler.
The park's birds will be chirping and singing, look out for them in the trees as you hit the tracks and trails.
The park's beaches are a delight at this time of year – you can surf and swim to your heart's content.
Walk the Bombala walking track for excellent coastal views – you may even spot a whale or two.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
20°C and 25°C
11°C and 18°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - medium
- The first 600m of this track to Flaggy Creek is a mix of sealed bitumen, timber boardwalk, and compacted gravel pathway. It's suitable for wheelchairs, prams and visitors with limited mobility.
- There are several picnic tables at Flaggy Creek to rest at.
- Assistance may be required along gravel or sloping sections of the track.
Medium access presents some minor difficulties, such as a grassy surface. You may require a little assistance to get around in some areas.
- Newcastle office
- Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 02 4946 4100
- 1 Wetlands Place, Shortland NSW 2307