Gummigurrah walking track Trail Hiking Australia
  • Length: 3.3km

  • Duration: 45mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Bundjalung Trail, Evans Head

  • End: Bundjalung Trail, Evans Head

  • Location: Bundjalung National Park

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  • Distance from CBD: 710 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -29.1342417174503

  • Longitude: 153.415954009684

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Gummigurrah walking track is a 3.3km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in the Bundjalung National Park, NSW. The hike should take approximately 45mins to complete.

Summary

After a leisurely lunch at Gummigurrah picnic area, put on your hiking boots for a medium walk along the picturesque Evans River. Located close to the Evans Head entrance, Gummigurrah walking track is your ideal introduction to the diverse delights of Bundjalung National Park on the north coast.
Passing through open woodland, lush rainforest and heathlands, you’ll discover mangrove-lined creeks and scenic river islands. Arriving at a shady glen, stop for lovely views overlooking the river. Perfect for birdwatching, you might see pied oystercatchers, white-bellied sea eagles and brahminy kites.
The Gummigurrah area was once used as a winter camp for the Bundjalung people and the remains of a midden can be seen near the end of the walking track. Why not bring the canoe for a paddle along Canoe Evans River paddle route.

About the Region

Bundjalung National Park in the North Coast region
Bundjalung National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

Getting There

To Gummigurrah parking area. Gummigurrah walking track is in the Evans Head precinct of Bundjalung National Park. To get there:From Evans Head, head south along Woodburn StreetTake Elm Street across the Evans RiverTake the first right into Bundjalung Road and continue to Gummigurrah picnic area. Park entry points Gummigurrah parking area See on map Parking Parking is available at Gummigurrah picnic area.


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.

 

HELLY HANSEN AUSTRALIA

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