Willow Tree to Calala
  • Length: 10.4km

  • Duration: 4 hrs

  • Grade: 3

  • Style: Return

  • Start: Lady Carrington Dr Track, Royal National Park

  • End: Lady Carrington Dr Track, Royal National Park

  • Location: Royal National Park

  • Closest Town: Loftus

  • Distance from CBD: 36.7 km

  • State: NSW

  • Latitude: -34.0793038261

  • Longitude: 151.0552160322

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Urban Walk

Coast & Beach

Historic Lighthouse

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Rainforest Walk

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Heritage Walk

Aboriginal Art

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Rock Scrambling

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Bush Bashing

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Well Marked

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Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

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Willow Tree to Calala is a 10.4km, grade 3 Return hike located in Royal National Park New South Wales. The hike should take approximately 4 hrs to complete.

Summary

On this walk you follow the historic Lady Carrington Drive from Willow tree picnic area to Calala before returning the same way. The walk passes two icons on the old road Gibraltar Rock and Jersey Spring whilst crossing several small brooks. At Calala you will find a large clearing and natural shade from some large trees there is also access down to a small beach on the side of the shallow Hacking River.


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One thought on “Willow Tree to Calala (10.4km)

  1. This is clearly not the same Willow Tree to Calala that I know. Willow Tree is also a small country town in NSW while Calala is a suburb of Tamworth. Had a bit of a chuckle as is much further than 10.4km.



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