Moore Park Nature Reserve
All the practical information you need to know about Moore Park Nature Reserve.
Getting there and parking
- 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
- Moore Park picnic area See on map
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
16°C and 29°C
4°C and 20°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
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.
- in the North Coast region
Moore Park Nature Reserve is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather, flooding or fire danger.
02 6632 0000
Contact hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 136 Summerland Way, Kyogle NSW 2474
- Kyogle office
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