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Moore Park Nature Reserve

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Moore Park Nature Reserve.

Getting there and parking

From Kyogle:

  • Travel north, about 14km, along Summerland Way through Wiangaree
  • Continue north on the Summerland Way another 12km to the intersection with Findon Creek Road at Old Grevillea
  • Travel north along Findon Creek Road about 1km to the picnic area. There is a carpark immediately before the bridge over Richmond River


By bike

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

By public transport

Public transport is not available.

Best times to visit

There are lots of great things waiting for you at Moore Park Nature Reserve. Here are some of the highlights.


The ripening figs attract numbers of rainforest pigeons.


The silky oaks are in bloom, their gold flowers brightening the forest.


More than 10,000 flying foxes use the reserve as a maternity ward. Please ensure you do not disturb them.


Frosts and fogs hug the forest in the early morning, but once they lift the days are glorious.

Weather, temperature and rainfall

Summer temperature


16°C and 29°C

Highest recorded


Winter temperature


4°C and 20°C

Lowest recorded



Wettest month


Driest month


The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day




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 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).



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.


NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

Moore Park Nature Reserve


Nearby towns

Kyogle (28 km)

Kyogle is an attractive timber-milling town surrounded by rainforest. It's set on the Richmond River at the base of Fairy Mountain.

Casino (59 km)

Casino is a thriving rural centre in the heart of rich agricultural country. It's set in lush pastures on the banks of the Richmond River.

Murwillumbah (94 km)

Murwillumbah is rich dairy, sugar cane and banana country. It's located on the banks of the Tweed River and set in the Tweed River Valley against a backdrop of rainforest-clad hills.