Grove Creek Falls walking track Trail Hiking Australia
  • Length: 6km

  • Duration: 2.5hrs

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Abercrombie Caves Access, Abercrombie River

  • End: Abercrombie Caves Access, Abercrombie River

  • Location: Abercrombie Karst Conservation Reserve

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  • Distance from CBD: 269 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.9146046399998

  • Longitude: 149.357710000001

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Grove Creek Falls walking track is a 6km, grade 4 Return hike located in the Abercrombie Karst Conservation Reserve, NSW. The hike should take approximately 2.5hrs to complete.

Summary

This walking track takes you through bushland alongside the picturesque Grove Creek, and finishes with dramatic views of the Grove Creek Falls.

Stand at the lookout and watch the tranquil waters of the Grove Creek tumble over a sheer cliff and fall some 70 metres to the rocks below. For day-trippers or those with limited time, you can also reach the falls by road. Pack a picnic and thermos and enjoy a tasty sandwich and hot cuppa as you admire the magnificent waterfalls.

Stroll back along the creek and enjoy birdwatching along the way. You’re bound to see plenty of colourful parrots and rosellas as you wander back to the visitor centre.

About the Region

Abercrombie Karst Conservation Reserve and caves are open Thursday to Monday (closed Tuesday and Wednesday). The reserve and caves area open daily during NSW school holidays. Closed Christmas Day.

Getting There

To Abercrombie Karst visitors centre. On entering Abercrombie Karst Conservation Reserve:Follow Cave Road until you get to the visitor centre, where you can pick up a map local map.Follow the creek south of the visitor centre to where the Grove Creek Falls walking track begins Park entry points Abercrombie Karst visitors centre See on map Road quality Check the weather before you set out as the road to Grove Creek Falls walking track can become boggy when it rains. Parking Parking is available at Grove Creek Falls walking track.

Tips

There is no mobile reception in this park, but a public phone is available at the visitor centre.
Remember to take your binoculars if you want to birdwatch


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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