Palm Valley Currenbah walking track Trail Hiking Australia
  • Length: 0.7km

  • Duration: 15mins

  • Grade: 1

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: 2a Palm Valley Dr, Byron Bay

  • End: 2a Palm Valley Dr, Byron Bay

  • Location: Cape Byron State Conservation Area

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  • Distance from CBD: 764 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -28.63767383

  • Longitude: 153.6306063

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2WD Access

4WD Access

Public Transport

Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Steep Road

Winding Road

Speed Bumps

Vehicle Ford

Entry Fee

Large Car Park

Small Car Park

Accessible Parking

Accessible Toilet

Public Toilets

Drinking Water

Untreated Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

BBQ Facilities

Campfire Pit

Camping Area

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Cape Byron State Conservation Area...

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Concrete Path

Timber Boardwalk

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Sandy Trail

Rough Trail

Undefined Trail

Prams & Strollers

Manual Wheelchair

Motorised Wheelchair

Bicycle Trail

Mountain Bike Trail

Historic Rail Trail

Dog Friendly

Urban Walk

Coast & Beach

Historic Lighthouse

Waterfalls & Lakes

Rainforest Walk

Goldfields & Mining

Heritage Walk

Aboriginal Art

Alpine Region

Alpine Huts

Exposed Ledges

Rock Scrambling

Steep Terrain

Bush Bashing

River Crossings

Scenic Viewpoints

Well Marked

Drinking Water

Untreated Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Overnight Campsites

Trail Running

Horse Riding


Palm Valley Currenbah walking track is a 0.7km, grade 1 circuit hike, located in the Cape Byron State Conservation Area, New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 15mins to complete.

Hike Summary

Palm Valley Currenbah walking track starts at Palm Valley carpark next to The Pass Café. It's a cool escape from the bustle of Byron Bay, winding its way through shaded palm rainforest with picnic and barbecue facilities at either end.
This 10min walk is flat and paved, making it ideal for visitors with prams and wheelchairs. Opposite the carpark at the end of the walk is The Pass, a world-famous surfing beach that's home to the oldest Aboriginal midden in the region.
Relax on the beach or head up to Fishermans Lookout, a fantastic place to spot migrating whales between June and November. If you're up for a challenge, link up with Cape Byron walking track which offers incredible views over the headland.

About the region

Cape Byron State Conservation Area

Getting there

Palm Valley Currenbah walking track is in The Pass precinct of Cape Byron State Conservation Area. To get there from the centre of Byron Bay: Follow Lawson Street (which becomes Lighthouse Road) and turn left onto Brooke Drive. Follow Brooke drive until you reach the carpark.It's a 5min drive or 30min walk from the centre of Byron Bay to Palm Valley carpark. Road quality Sealed roads Vehicle access 2WD vehicles Weather restrictions All weather Parking Parking is available at The Pass and Palm Valley carparks, including several designated disabled spots. It can be busy on the weekend, so parking may be limited.


Remember to take binoculars if you want to go whale watching at The Pass.
Parking may be limited during summer, weekends and holiday periods.
Watch out for large biting ants on the walking track

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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