Fairylands track
  • Length: 1km

  • Duration: 30 mins

  • Grade: 2

  • Style: Return

  • Start: 140 River Ave, Chatswood West

  • End: 70 Avian Cres, Lane Cove North

  • Closest Town: Chatswood

  • Location:

  • Distance from state capital: 16.7 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.7990022031

  • Longitude: 151.1540315816


Fairylands track is a 1km, grade 2 Return hike located in  New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 30 mins to complete.


This short walks follows a section the Great North Walk along the Lane Cove River to an old picnic ground know as Fairylands Pleasure Grounds or the Rest. The walk gives great views of the river and of some sandstone formations. Fairylands has mostly grown over now but still has some bits of history to explore or you can just relax and watch the river go by as you eat lunch.

Download maps and tracknotes for Fairylands track hiking track from wildwalks.com.