The Coastal Hospital Cemetery Walk
  • Length: 300m

  • Duration: 15 mins

  • Grade: 2

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Cape Banks Rd, La Perouse

  • End: Cemetery Firetrail, Little Bay

  • Closest Town: La Perouse

  • Location: Botany Bay National Park

  • Distance from state capital: 18.2 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -33.9908138727

  • Longitude: 151.2485576746

Summary

The Coastal Hospital Cemetery Walk is an easy walk near a beautiful coastline visiting an early Australian cemetery. The cemetery is located on raised ground with views out to the coast and sea. Used primarily as a quarantine cemetery from the 1880’s it is home to over 2000 graves. The gravesites are interesting however poorly kept with many broken or missing stone crosses. Worth a visit if you are in the area.


Download maps and tracknotes for The Coastal Hospital Cemetery Walk hiking track from wildwalks.com.