Sugar Creek trail Trail Hiking Australia
  • Length: 1.7km

  • Duration: 45mins

  • Grade: 4

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Cabbage Palm Loop Walk, Wallingat

  • End: Cabbage Palm Loop Walk, Wallingat

  • Location: Wallingat National Park

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  • Distance from CBD: 276 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -32.32565636

  • Longitude: 152.4508861

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4WD Access

Public Transport

Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Steep Road

Winding Road

Speed Bumps

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Entry Fee

Large Car Park

Small Car Park

Accessible Parking

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Public Toilets

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Picnic Shelter

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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


Sugar Creek trail is a 1.7km, grade 4 return hike, located in the Wallingat National Park, New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 45mins to complete.

Hike Summary

Sugar Creek trail, also known as Hotel Creek track, is a short walk through lush rainforest and dense palm forest. Starting from Sugar Creek picnic area, it's a nice hike or easy mountain bike trail that the whole family will enjoy. There is an abundance of wildlife to keep you entertained. You're bound to spot popular locals such as wallabies, goannas and echidnas. If you're lucky you might also spot koalas, yellow-bellied gliders and a powerful owl. There are also over 200 bird species found in Wallingat so keep your binoculars handy to get close up views of king parrots, glossy black cockatoos and blue wrens. Find a place along the way to sit and take in the peaceful sounds of the forest. You can then head back to the picnic area to cook up a storm on the barbecue and relax among the tall cabbage palms and flooded gums.

Getting there

On entering Wallingat National Park:Follow Sugar Creek Road through the park and take the turn-off to Sugar Creek picnic area Parking Parking is available at Sugar Creek picnic area.

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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