Torrington State Conservation Area
Get off the beaten track and experience the serenity of Torrington State Conservation Area. It has dramatic views and granite formations, secluded camping and peaceful picnic spots.
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Whether you’re a keen bush walker, birdwatcher, fossicker, 4WD enthusiast or just a nature lover who likes to get away from it all, Torrington State Conservation Area has options for pretty much everyone.
Sprawling across the rugged Mole Tableland, the dry forests and woodlands are scattered with scenic rock outcrops and balancing boulders, gorges, swamps and small creeks. From September to March the bush becomes a blaze of colour with spectacular wildflower displays.
Explore by 4WD or head out by foot on trails like the Thunderbolts lookout walking track and you’ll get dramatic 360º views of the surrounding tablelands. Spark your imagination as you admire the stunning rock formations on the Mystery Face walking track.
Or go back in time to the bygone mining era as you try your luck fossicking for semi-precious gemstones at the creek near Blatherarm campground and picnic area.
Highlights in this park
Blatheram campground and picnic area at Torrington State Conservation Area is great for walking or hiking, indulging in birdwatching, or even fossicki...
The magnificent rock formations on the Mystery Face walking track are a must-see for any Torrington visitor and great for birdwatching and springtime ...
Follow this walking track to see the spectacular 360° panoramic views of Torrington at Thunderbolts lookout. Experience the stunning wildflowers along...
The Ugly Corner Falls walking track is a fantastic way to get back to nature and experience the unique plants and animals of Torrington.
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- in the Country NSW region
Torrington State Conservation Area is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
- Tenterfield office
02 6736 4298
Contact hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- 10 Miles Street, Tenterfield NSW 2372
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tenterfield office