Girrakool to Woy Woy station via Mt Wondabyne
  • Length: 20.7km

  • Duration: 8 hrs 30 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: Girrakool Loop Walking Track, Somersby

  • End: 19 Railway St, Woy Woy

  • Closest Town: Gosford

  • Location: Brisbane Water National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 71.8 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.4316798442

  • Longitude: 151.2765980607


Girrakool to Woy Woy station via Mt Wondabyne is a 20.7km, grade 4 One way hike located in Brisbane Water National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 8 hrs 30 mins to complete.


This long day-walk starts from the Girrakool picnic area and works its way south alongside Piles creek and through the Brisbane Waters National Park. The walk climbs over Scopas Peak and passes the Kariong brook falls before winding to the top of Mt Wondabyne and finishing at the Woy Woy train station (passing the Woy Woy landfill site). If doing a car shuffle you can park a car near the landfill and save the road section.

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