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Acheron Ledge walking track is a 1.5km, grade 3 Return hike located in the Murramarang National Park, NSW. The hike should take approximately 45mins to complete.
Leave the crowds behind while you enjoy the natural beauty of the South Coast via Acheron Ledge walking track. This moderate track leads to a superb isolated beach in the southern precinct of Murramarang National Park, near Batemans Bay. You’ll feel like you’ve been castaway on a remote island; ideal for folks who like an adventurous nature getaway.
Winding through towering spotted gum forest, you’ll arrive at windswept Quirriga Beach, with views south to the rugged Tollgate Islands. Pack the snorkelling gear if you’d like to explore the underwater worlds along this unspoilt coastline.
Enjoy a beach picnic, fishing and swimming at this remote and rustic location. Keep your eyes to the oceans as you might spot whales, dolphins or sea eagles cruising above the waves on the sea breeze.
About the Region
Murramarang National Park in the South Coast region
Murramarang National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
To Pine Knob parking. Acheron Ledge walking track is in the southern precinct of Murramarang National Park. To get there:Turn east from Princes Highway to the northern end of Maloneys Beach, approximately 3km north of Batemans Bay. Park entry points Pine Knob parking See on map Parking Parking is available at Maloneys Beach picnic area.
Rips and strong currents may be present at Maloneys and Quirriga beaches – take care in the water and please supervise children at all times.
Drinking water is not available in this area, so it’s a good idea to bring your own.
There is limited/no mobile reception in this park
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.
It’s a good idea to put sunscreen on before you set out and remember to take a hat
Remember to take your binoculars if you want to go birdwatching or whale watching
Visit NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service for more information on this trail.
The longitude and latitude of the start and end points are approximately only and should not be used for navigation purposes. Please contact me if you know the correct coordinates.