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Minnamurra Rainforest Centre

Budderoo National Park

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Venue info

All the practical information you need to know about Minnamurra Rainforest Centre.

Getting there and parking

Minnamurra Rainforest Centre is located in the foothills of Jamberoo Valley, west of Kiama on the NSW South Coast. To get there from Jamberoo:

  • After leaving Jamberoo village, turn left onto Jamberoo Mountain Road.
  • Take the first right onto Minnamurra Falls Road and travel 3.5km to Minnamurra Rainforest Centre at the end of the road.

Road quality

  • Sealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Parking

Car and bus parking are available at Minnamurra Rainforest Centre, including designated disabled parking bays.

Wedding party, guests and photographer are to park in designated spaces.

It's essential to pre-book coach parking.

Spring and autumn are the best seasons for wedding ceremonies in the rainforest. Summer can be hot and humid, and winter temperatures can be very cold.

Facilities

Toilets

  • Flush toilets

Picnic tables

Cafe/kiosk

Carpark

Drinking water

Maps and downloads

Fees and passes

Venue hire fees apply. For more information, please email Minnamurra Rainforest Centre or phone (02) 4236 0469.

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.

Fire safety

During periods of fire weather, the Commissioner of the NSW Rural Fire Service may declare a total fire ban for particular NSW fire areas, or statewide. Learn more about total fire bans and fire safety.

Mobile safety

Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency Plus 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).

There is no mobile phone reception in this park.

Accessibility

Disability access level - hard

  • While construction of a new visitor centre is underway, access to this area is difficult
  • The picnic area, cafe and first 500m of the loop walk are wheelchair-accessible with assistance
  • There are some uphill slopes to access these areas that are wheelchair-accessible with assistance
  • Disabled parking spots are available
  • Wheelchair access toilets are available

Minnamurra Rainforest Centre

Park info

  • in Budderoo National Park in the South Coast and Country NSW regions
  • Budderoo National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger. The park gates at Minnamurra Rainforest Centre open at 9am and close at 5pm every day.

  • Park entry fees:

    $12 per vehicle per day only in the Minnamurra Rainforest area. Bus or taxi: $4.40 per adult and $2.20 per child.

    Buy annual pass

Visitor centre