Towra Point Nature Reserve
All the practical information you need to know about Towra Point Nature Reserve.
Getting there and parking
- Towra Point is only accessible by boat.
- Follow Captain Cook Drive, towards Kurnell.
- At the T-intersection turn left towards Botany Bay, and then turn left again at Prince Charles Parade.
- Continue to the end, and Bonna Point boat ramp is on the right.
Check out the Bicycle information for NSW website for more information.
By public transport
For information about public transport options, visit the Transport NSW website.
Best times to visit
A variety of birds, including rainbow lorikeet, crimson rosella and Eastern rosella can be seen feeding on purple berries during spring.
Take a picnic and your swimmers to Towra Beach picnic area and cool off during the hot summer months.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
25°C and 27°C
16°C and 21°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
Flying recreational drones is not permitted in this park because it is located within 5.5km of an airfield or helicopter landing site. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) states that drones should not be flown within 30m of vehicles, boats, buildings or people, or within 5.5km of an airfield. Drones can also impact on public enjoyment and privacy, interfere with park operations, and may pose a threat to wildlife in some areas. Please contact the park office for consent if you wish to fly a drone for commercial filming or photography purposes. For more information, see the Drones in Parks policy.
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.
- in the Sydney and surrounds region
Towra Point Nature Reserve is accessible by boat only. Access to the land is available on special consent for research and educational purposes only. Contact the local Area office on 9668 2000.
Kurnell Visitor Centre
02 9668 2010
Contact hours: Monday to Friday, 10am to 3.30pm. Saturday, Sunday and public holidays, 9.30am to 4pm. Closed Christmas holiday.
- 21 Cape Solander Drive, Kurnell NSW 2231
- Kurnell Visitor Centre
Friends of Towra Point Nature Reserve
02 9668 2000
- Friends of Towra Point Nature Reserve
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