Richmond Range National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Richmond Range National Park.
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
- Leave Summerland Way south of Kyogle at McDonalds Bridge Road
- Travel along Edenville Road, which becomes Sextonville Road.
- Turn right onto Cambridge Plateau scenic drive and travel north to Richmond Range National Park
- Drive west along the Bruxner Highway along Route 44
- Turn north at Cambridge Plateau scenic drive near Mallanganee
Park entry points
- Sextonville Road See on map
Check out the Bicycle information for NSW website for more information
By public transport
There is no public transport available to Richmond Range National Park.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Richmond Range National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
Peacock Creek campground is a great place to camp in autumn. This clean, open, sunny campground is perfect for camping with wood fires, while watching an array of birdlife by your tent.
This is a lovely time to drive along Cambridge Plateau scenic drive. See new red tips on the rainforest trees, creamy clusters of flowers on wonga vines, and white flowering clematis vines in full bloom.
Enjoy the cool of the rainforests during these hot months. The Culmaran Creek walking track is a perfect place to cool off.
Watch mists rising in the valley below from Cambridge Plateau picnic. On a clear winter's day, you can see all the way east to Wollumbin and Nightcap national parks.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
25°C and 27°C
15°C and 21°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
Richmond Range National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
02 6632 0000
Contact hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 136 Summerland Way, Kyogle NSW 2474
- Kyogle office
Kyogle (55 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 (82 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.
Lismore (115 km)
Lismore is a major North Coast commercial, cultural and administrative centre. It's set in undulating country on the north arm of the Richmond River.