Mount Grenfell Historic Site
All the practical information you need to know about Mount Grenfell Historic Site.
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
- Drive 40km west on Barrier Highway, then turn right at the sign for Mount Grenfell.
- Travel for approximately 30km on gravel road and turn right into Mount Grenfell Historic Site
- Continue along gravel road until you reach the picnic area
Park entry points
- Mount Grenfell access 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 Mount Grenfell Historic Site. Here are some of the highlights.
White mallee flowers are blooming and birdwatching is at its best during this season.
This is ideal weather for hiking Ngiyambaa walking track.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
20°C and 33°C
5.5°C and 16.5°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
- in the Outback NSW region
Mount Grenfell Historic Site is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather, fire danger or cultural activities.
02 6841 7100
Contact hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 74 River Street, Dubbo, NSW 2830
- Dubbo office
Cobar (70 km)
Cobar is a flourishing town built around the thriving mining and pastoral industries. Mining commenced here in the 1870s, and today, the town is an important source of copper, lead, silver, zinc and gold. Find out about Cobar's rich past at the Great Cobar Heritage Centre.
Tilpa (160 km)
There are plenty of things to see and do in the great outdoors around Tilpa. Birdwatching during the migratory season is popular, and enjoying a peaceful picnic by a quiet waterhole along the Darling River is a pure outback experience.
Bourke (230 km)
Around 50km north of Gundabooka National Park is the town of Bourke. Considered the "Gateway to the real outback", Bourke is home to around 3,000 people and has a range of places to eat, garages and services, and plenty of things to do.