Toonumbar National Park
All the practical information you need to know about Toonumbar National Park.
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
- Leave the Summerland Way and travel west via Kyogle and Murray Scrub Road (approximately 35km)
- To reach the northern end of the park, take Coxs Road, which leaves the Summerland Way about 8km west of Grevillea to join Toonumbar Forest Drive.
Park entry points
- Coxs Road access See on map
- Murray Scrub Road access See on map
- Toonumbar Forest Road access See on map
- Unsealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
Check out the Bicycle information for NSW website for more information.
By public transport
There is no public transport available to Toonumbar National Park.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Toonumbar National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
Take a spectacular scenic drive through the rainforest on Toonumbar Forest Drive Picnic at Sherwood lookout and soak up the spectacular views to Mount Lindesay and the McPherson Range .
Witness the burst of colour of new red leaf tips on giant red cedars from the soaring vantage point of the Murray Scrub lookout. Or gaze up at the glowing canopy from down below on the Murray Scrub walking track.
Camp at Iron Pot campground where you can drink from and swim in the pristine waters of Iron Pot Creek. On a hot summer day, enjoy a walk through the cool, shady rainforest at Murray Scrub walking track. .
Watch mist rise from the rainforest valleys below from Murray Scrub lookout.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
15°C and 30°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
- in the North Coast region
Toonumbar 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
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