Bundeena Drive to Marley walk Trail Hiking Australia
  • Length: 8km

  • Duration: 1.5hrs

  • Grade: 2

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Bundeena Dr, Royal National Park

  • End: Bundeena Dr, Royal National Park

  • Location: Royal National Park

  • Closest Town:

  • Distance from CBD: 51.3 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -34.10298871

  • Longitude: 151.1155314

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4WD Access

Public Transport

Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Steep Road

Winding Road

Speed Bumps

Vehicle Ford

Entry Fee

Large Car Park

Small Car Park

Accessible Parking

Accessible Toilet

Public Toilets

Drinking Water

Untreated Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

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Concrete Path

Timber Boardwalk

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Sandy Trail

Rough Trail

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Prams & Strollers

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Bicycle Trail

Mountain Bike Trail

Historic Rail Trail

Dog Friendly

Urban Walk

Coast & Beach

Historic Lighthouse

Waterfalls & Lakes

Rainforest Walk

Goldfields & Mining

Heritage Walk

Aboriginal Art

Alpine Region

Alpine Huts

Exposed Ledges

Rock Scrambling

Steep Terrain

Bush Bashing

River Crossings

Scenic Viewpoints

Well Marked

Drinking Water

Untreated Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Overnight Campsites

Trail Running

Horse Riding


Bundeena Drive to Marley walk is a 8km, grade 2 return hike, located in the Royal National Park, New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 1.5hrs to complete.

Hike Summary

A delightful track that combines bush, heath and beaches with a moderate walk in the coastal region of Royal National Park. Bundeena Drive to Marley walk is ideal for intrepid bush walkers who love an invigorating day-walk with birdwatching and spell-binding views, just south of Sydney.
Follow the track as it winds through fragrant bushland to Deer Pool. Continue on to join Little Marley trail and get your camera ready to snap the views as you spot the the golden arc of the picturesque Little Marley Beach.
Enjoy a dip before tucking into a well deserved picnic on the sands while soaking up the fresh coastal breezes. Retrace your steps, or if you're feeling like a longer walk, organise a pick up and head north for Bundeena along The Coast track.
Take a virtual tour of Bundeena Drive to Marley walk captured with Google Street View Trekker.

Getting there

To Bundeena Drive carpark. Bundeena Drive to Marley walk is in the eastern precinct of Royal National Park. To get there:From Audley:Drive across Audley Weir and continue along Sir Bertram Stevens Drive for approximately 10kmTurn left onto Bundeena Drive and continue for approximately 6kmLook for the signs to Marley trail and carpark on the left Park entry points Bundeena Drive carpark See on map Parking Parking is available on the western side of Bundeena Drive.


It can be a busy place on the weekend, so parking might be limited.
Remember to take your binoculars if you want to birdwatch or whale watch

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.

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