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Sandstone Caves walking track is a 1.7km, grade 3 Circuit hike located in the Pilliga National Park, NSW. The hike should take approximately 1.5hrs to complete.
Walk in the footsteps of the Gamilaroi people along the short Sandstone Caves walking track in Pilliga Nature Reserve. You’ll pass through scenic forest to the impressive sandstone hills, with some containing ancient Aboriginal rock engravings. Take some time to read over the interpretive signage for more of an insight into this special place.
You can take a self-guided walk, however this unique place is best experienced on a guided tour with an Aboriginal Discovery Ranger. You can book your tour at Pilliga Forest Discovery Centre in Baradine.
About the Region
Pilliga National Park
Directions can be obtained by visiting or contacting Pilliga Forest Discovery Centre. The walk is not signposted as requested by the Aboriginal Elders. Parking Parking is available at the start of Sandstone Caves walking track.
This is a special place for the Gamilaroi people – please be respectful when visiting this site and refrain from touching the rock art and engravings. Photography is permitted, however visitors are requested not to use flash photography.
You can book a guided tour at Pilliga Forest Discovery Centre in Baradine.
It’s a good idea to check road conditions before setting out – contact Pilliga Forest Discovery Centre for up to date information.
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.