Bellbird Trail
  • Length: 3.3km

  • Duration: 1 hr 15 mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Strickland Forest Rd, Somersby

  • End: Strickland Forest Rd, Somersby

  • Closest Town: Somersby

  • Location: Strickland State Forest

  • Distance from state capital: 87.2 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.3799419481

  • Longitude: 151.3250811542


Bellbird Trail is a 3.3km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in Strickland State Forest New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 1 hrs 15 mins to complete.


A great walk passing through plenty of the Strickland rainforest and among the tall tress of the arboretum. You are likely to have the sound of Bellbirds adding to the atmosphere along parts of this walk. There are a number of picturesque creek crossings along the way one with a small suspension bridge. The Banksia picnic area is a very short deviation off the road if you want to make use of the facilities.

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