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Yuraygir coastal walk is a 65km, grade 4 One Way hike located in the Yuraygir National Park, NSW. The hike should take approximately 4-5 days to complete.
Follow the ancient wandering trails of Australia’s coastal emus on the multi-day Yuraygir coastal walk.
This colossal signposted track traverses the coastline from Angourie to Red Rock. The scenery and views along the way are diverse and astounding. You’ll encounter wildlife and wildflowers as you walk past heathland plains, long sandy beaches, tranquil creeks, lagoons, rocky headlands and even a marine park.
Tackle the full 65km with overnight camping stops along the way or break the track up into shorter segments. It’s best walked north to south with the sun at your back.
However you choose to undertake this journey through the traditional homelands of the Gumbaynggirr and Yaegl nations, it’s unlikely you’ll ever forget it.
Take a virtual tour of Yuraygir coastal walk captured with Google Street View Trekker.
About the Region
Yuraygir National Park
To Poinsetia Crescent access. The Yuraygir coastal walk commences from the Angourie Surfing Reserve at the northern end of Yuraygir National Park.To get there from Yamba, turn right onto River Street, then, at the roundabout, take the first exit onto Wooli Street. At the next roundabout, take the first exit to Angourie Street, then turn left onto The Crescent and follow the signs to the beach. Park entry points Poinsetia Crescent access See on map Red Rock boat ramp access See on map Wooli access See on map Parking Parking is available at Angourie Surfing Reserve
The walk involves a series of tracks, trails, beaches and rock platforms that are linked by following the coastal emu footprint’ marker
Check a to ensure you’re only crossing rock platforms at low tide
Rough seas mean you may need to carry extra food as some sections of beach are unpassable, even at low tide.
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.