Yanununbeyan State Conservation Area
All the practical information you need to know about Yanununbeyan State Conservation Area.
Getting there and parking
Get driving directions
- Travel east on Kings Highway
- Turn right onto Captains Flat Road and follow for approximately 20km
- Turn right onto Woolcara Lane
- Follow Woolcara Lane into Yanununbeyan
Park entry points
- Woolcara Lane See on map
- Apple Box Flat picnic area See on map
Check out the Bicycle information for NSW website for more information.
By public transport
Yanununbeyan State Conservation Area is not accessible by public transport.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Yanununbeyan State Conservation Area. Here are some of the highlights.
The milder conditions of this season are ideal for exploring the park whether you're on foot, bicycle or horseback.
Wildflower season is a superb time to visit the park, when the open grassy woodlands burst into colour and attract birds. Bring along your camera and binoculars for a birdwatching feast.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
12.3°C and 28.3°C
5°C and 12.6°C
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Maps and downloads
- in the Country NSW region
Yanununbeyan State Conservation Area may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
02 6229 7166
Contact hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
- Level 3, 11 Farrer Street, Queanbeyan NSW 2620
- Queanbeyan office
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