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Bindarri National Park

Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Bindarri National Park.

Getting there and parking

From Coffs Harbour to the eastern precinct of the park:

  • Take Coramba Road west from central Coffs Harbour
  • Turn left at Karangi onto Upper Orara Road
  • Turn right at Upper Orara onto Dairyville Road and follow to the park entrance

From Coffs Harbour to the western precinct of the park:

  • Take Coramba Road west from central Coffs Harbour
  • Continue to Coramba, then turn left onto Eastern Dorrigo Way.
  • After the Ulong turn-off, take the next left onto Corfes Road and follow to the park entrance.

Parking

Vehicle access

  • Most roads require 4WD vehicle

Weather restrictions

  • Dry weather only

By bike

Check out the Bicycle information for NSW website for more information.

By public transport

For information about public transport options to Coffs Harbour, visit the NSW country transport info website.

Best times to visit

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

Autumn

Get off the beaten track and take your 4WD through pristine bushlands, stopping to see the magnificent Bangalore Falls.

Spring

Enjoy picnicking and swimming by the river and easy walking to see spectacular waterfalls.

Summer

Take a refreshing swim in the crystal clear waters of Urumbilum River.

Winter

Head off on your mountain bike and explore the remote forest trails.

Weather, temperature and rainfall

Summer temperature

Average

18°C and 27°C

Highest recorded

43.3°C

Winter temperature

Average

7°C and 20°C

Lowest recorded

-3.2°C

Rainfall

Wettest month

March

Driest month

September

The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day

781.9mm

Facilities

Amenities

Picnic tables

Barbecue facilities

Maps and downloads

Safety messages

However you discover NSW national parks and reserves, we want you to have a safe and enjoyable experience. Our park and reserve systems contrast greatly so you need to be aware of the risks and take responsibility for your own safety and the safety of those in your care.

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).

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.

Map of Bindarri National Park

Contact

Nearby towns

Coffs Harbour (23 km)

Coffs Harbour is a coastal city on the North Coast, packed with things to do. It's surrounded by lush forests and national parks.

www.visitnsw.com

Bellingen (57 km)

Bellingen is a laid-back, tree-lined town with a New Age vibe. It's set in a luxuriant valley beside the Bellinger River.

www.visitnsw.com

Grafton (89 km)

Grafton is a gracious, historic city in the Clarence Valley farming district. It's situated on the broad Clarence River and surrounded by river flats.

www.visitnsw.com

Bangalore Falls, Bindarri National Park. Photo: Helen Clark/NSW Government