Girrakool to Patonga
  • Length: 24.8km

  • Duration: 10 hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: Girrakool Loop Walking Track, Somersby

  • End: 12A Patonga Dr, Patonga

  • Location: Brisbane Water National Park

  • Closest Town: Gosford

  • Distance from CBD: 71.8 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.4316798442

  • Longitude: 151.2765980607

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Entry Fee

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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

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Well Marked

Drinking Water

Untreated Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Overnight Campsites

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Girrakool to Patonga is a 24.8km, grade 4 One way hike located in Brisbane Water National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 10 hrs to complete.

Summary

This walk explores the main ridge of Brisbane Water National Park. Starting at Girrakool picnic area in the north this track heads over Scopas Peak with some excellent views over Mooney Mooney creek and then over Mt Wondabyne further south. As the track approaches the southern edge of Brisbane Waters national park there are more views across to Lion island and Barrenjoey head. There are bus and ferry services from Patonga.


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