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Toonumbar National Park


World Heritage-listed Toonumbar National Park is near Kyogle in northern NSW and offers outstanding walking tracks, horse riding, picnic areas.

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Summer, winter, or any time, there are loads of reasons to come to Toonumbar National Park in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales – this park has it all.

Visit this beautiful park and be ready to experience World Heritage areas rich with Aboriginal heritage, abundant wildlife, an ancient volcano and incredible views. Go bushwalking along some great tracks, enjoy picnics, go birdwatching, camp beneath towering gums, or delight in some scenic horse riding.

All the different habitats in the park, from subtropical rainforests and pristine creeks to ancient eroded volcanic remains, are home to lots of amazing plant and animal species, including noisy paradise riflebirds and fruit-eating pigeons, owls, carpet pythons, koalas and red-necked pademelons.

Go in summer to camp by Iron Pot Creek and enjoy a refreshing swim, or on winter mornings watch mist rising above the rainforest and the eroded volcanic peaks from Murray Scrub lookout.

Highlights in this park

  • Ironpot Campground, Toonumbar National Park, Family Camping. Photo: Robert Ashdown

    Iron Pot Creek campground

    Iron Pot Creek campground at Toonumbar National Park offers a pristine creek for swimming, as well as World Heritage-listed rainforest nearby and abun...

  • Murray Scrub lookout, Toonumbar National Park. Photo: J Atkins/NSW Government

    Murray Scrub lookout

    For easily-accessible scenic views of World Heritage-listed landscape in the Northern Rivers, the Murray Scrub lookout is not to be missed.

  • Scrub Walking Track, Toonumbar National Park. Photo: Robert Ashdown

    Murray Scrub walking track

    Murray Scrub walking track is an easy and beautiful walk through shaded rainforest, accessible from Kyogle in Northern NSW.

  • Sherwood Lookout, Toonumbar National Park. Photo: Hamilton Lund/Destination NSW

    Sherwood lookout

    Pack a picnic and spend some time at Sherwood lookout at Toonumbar National Park, Sherwood Ranges, with scenic views of an old volcano.


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A family walk a boardwalk section of Bouddi coastal walk, Bouddi National Park. Photo: John Spencer/OEH.

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Saving our Species conservation program

Saving our Species is an innovative conservation program in NSW. This program aims to secure as many threatened species that can be secured in the wild as possible, for the next 100 years.

Mountain pygmy possum (Burramys parvus). Photo: Cate Aitken


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Sherwood Lookout, Toonumbar National Park. Photo: Hamilton Lund/Destination NSW