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Mount Jerusalem National Park

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Visitor info

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

Getting there and parking

From Mullumbimby:

  • From the Mullumbimby Showground take Main Arm Road toward Main Arm.
  • Follow Main Arm Road for around 16km to Mount Jerusalem National Park.

From Mullumbimby (to enter the Koonyum Range section):

  • From Mullumbimby township exit south along Jubilee Ave.
  • Follow Jubilee Ave, which becomes Coolamon Scenic Drive, for 2km.
  • Turn right onto Wilsons Creek Road and continue for 5km.
  • Turn right and follow the Koonyum Range Road for 3km to the Koonyum Range.

From Uki:

  • Exit Uki heading south on Rowlands Creek Road.
  • Follow Rowlands Creek Road for around 6km, then turn left onto Manns Road.
  • Continue on Manns Road for 1km to Mount Jerusalem National Park.

By bike

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

Best times to visit

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

Spring

Plan your visit for when there’s been good rainfall to see the creeks and waterfalls at their best.

Summer

Escape the summer heat after a bushwalk and cool off beside a creek or waterfall.

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.

Bushwalking safety

If you're keen to head out on a longer walk or a backpack camp, always be prepared. Read these bushwalking safety tips before you set off on a walking adventure in national parks.

Cycling safety

Hundreds of cyclists head to our national parks for fun and adventure. If you're riding your bike through a national park, read these mountain biking and cycling safety tips.

Fire safety

During periods of fire weather, the Commissioner of the NSW Rural Fire Service may declare a total fire ban for particular NSW fire areas, or statewide. Learn more about total fire bans and fire safety.

Horse riding safety

Before you hop on your horse, learn how to keep you and your riding group safe.

Waterfall safety

Waterfalls are beautiful destinations but please be safe when visiting these natural wonders. Read these waterfall safety tips before exploring waterfalls on your next walk.

Permitted

Cycling

Cycling is permitted on public roads, and on most management trails outside wilderness areas. Cycling is permitted only on selected trails within wilderness areas. Riders please give way to walkers.

Horses

Horse riding is permitted on specific trails in this park. You must remain on these trails at all times and ride in a way that meets the code of practice for horse riding in parks.

Prohibited

Camp fires and solid fuel burners

Open fires and any form of solid fuel are not allowed.

Camping

Fishing

Gathering firewood

Generators

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.

Mount Jerusalem National Park

Contact

  • in the North Coast region
  • Mount Jerusalem National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

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Nearby towns

Uki (14 km)

Explore the scenic wonders of the lush, World Heritage-listed rainforests of northern NSW on the meandering Rainforest Way. Uki is just one of the small villages that you'll pass through - it's certainly in one of the most scenic locations.

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Byron Bay (39 km)

Byron Bay is Australia's easternmost town and 'style capital' of the North Coast. It's a place of outstanding natural beauty, set against lush volcanic hills.

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Mullumbimby (18.5 km)

Mullumbimby sits on the Brunswick River and is overshadowed by subtropical hills.

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