Middle Brother National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Middle Brother National Park.
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
From Port Macquarie:
- Drive west along Oxley Highway for about 15mins until you reach Pacific Highway
- Turn left onto Pacific Highway, heading south for about 25mins.
- Turn right at TV Road and follow the signs into the national park
Park entry points
- Grey Gum Ridge Road access See on map
- Bird Tree picnic area See on map
Check out the Bicycle information for NSW website for more information.
By public transport
For information about public transport options, visit the NSW country transport info website
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Middle Brother National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
Any time of year is great for visiting Bird Tree and Benaroon, but come in autumn to escape the summer heat and settle down for a relaxing picnic.
In late spring, North Brother wattle flowers with bright yellow spikes, adding a scenic flourish to the park.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
16°C and 25.6°C
5.9°C and 17.3°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
- in the North Coast region
Middle Brother National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Port Macquarie office
02 6588 5555 for general enquiries only, no bookings.
Contact hours: Monday to Friday, 9am to 4.30pm.
- 22 Blackbutt Road, Port Macquarie NSW 2444
- Port Macquarie office
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