Headland track (Resolute track)
  • Length: 3.5km

  • Duration: 1 hr 45 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: W Head Rd, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase

  • End: W Head Rd, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase

  • Closest Town: Terrey Hills

  • Location: Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 49.0 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.5778946242

  • Longitude: 151.3000911474


Headland track is a 3.5km, grade 4 Circuit hike located in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 1 hrs 45 mins to complete.


This walk is a great way to see two major Aboriginal sites and up to three of Ku-ring-gai Chase’s beaches. The circuit walk visits Red Hands Cave and some historic engravings in addition to enjoying expansive views over Pittwater with Barrenjoey Headland as a feature. The walk includes Resolute and West Head beaches and the option of a side trip to Mackerel Beach as well. To top it all off this walk has an added bonus of a WWII gun emplacement to explore.

Download maps and tracknotes for Headland track (Resolute track) hiking track from wildwalks.com.