Rocky Point walking track Trail Hiking Australia
  • Length: 1.8km

  • Duration: 45mins

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Illaroo Rd, Minnie Water

  • End: Illaroo Rd, Minnie Water

  • Location: Yuraygir National Park

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  • Distance from CBD: 629 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -29.7617020453435

  • Longitude: 153.295000774129

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Rocky Point walking track is a 1.8km, grade 3 Return hike located in the Yuraygir National Park, NSW. The hike should take approximately 45mins to complete.

Summary

If you’re looking to experience this spectacular stretch of pristine coastline in an hour or two, Rocky Point walking track is the perfect choice.
This short walk offers outstanding examples of Yuraygir’s stunning coastal landscape, with beautiful views of sandy beaches and rocky headlands. It’s an easy walk, suitable for all ages and fitness levels, making it a perfect family day trip.
Starting at Illaroo South picnic area, you’ll have several walking tracks to choose from. Follow the track signs to enjoy wide coastal views, intimate forest shades or sandy beaches.
For birdwatchers, be sure to pack your binoculars as this is a great area to see coastal birds such as ospreys and brahminy kites. In winter, enjoy whale watching as you admire the incredible humpback whales on their annual migration. And if you’re looking for somewhere to pitch your tent, this track passes both Illaroo campground and Rocky Point campground.

About the Region

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

Getting There

Rocky Point walking track is in the Minnie Water precinct of Yuraygir National Park. To get there:Follow Pacific Highway approximately 10km south of GraftonTurn left at the Wooli turn-off and follow the signs to WooliApproximately 5.5km north of Wooli, turn left onto Minnie Water Road.Follow the signs to Illaroo campground from Minnie Water VillageIllaroo South picnic area is located 800m north of Minnie Water Village Parking Parking is available at the Illaroo South picnic area. It can be a busy place on the weekend, so parking might be limited.


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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