Matcham to Gosford
  • Length: 8.5km

  • Duration: 3 hrs 45 mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: One way

  • Start: 4 Croton Ave, Holgate

  • End: 6 Burns Cres, Gosford

  • Closest Town: Matcham

  • Location: Katandra Reserve

  • Distance from state capital: 84.2 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.4150324973

  • Longitude: 151.3964958038


Matcham to Gosford is a 8.5km, grade 4 One way hike located in Katandra Reserve New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 3 hrs 45 mins to complete.


This walk starts at the bottom of Katandra Reserve and heads up the hill exploring the ridge on the way to Gosford Station. You will visit a wide variety of plant communities and some lovely vistas over the surrounding towns and water. Along some of the secluded sections you may forget that you are so close to houses. You will also find a few picnic areas and lookouts along the way providing great places to rest.

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