North Head Walking Track
Bundjalung Country

20 min to 40 min

1.4 km

↑ 29 m
↓ -29 m

Easy track
Starting from the end of North Head Road take this short return walk through coastal rainforest to Brunswick River for lovely views and a picnic. Let us begin by acknowledging the Bundjalung people, Traditional Custodians of the land on which we travel today, and pay our respects to their Elders past and present. 
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Safer Bushwalks
Tips on staying safe on track
Before you start any bushwalk ensure you;
• Tell someone you trust where you are going and what to do if you are overdue
• Have adequate equipment, supplies, skills & knowledge for the whole journey
• Consider the impact of weather forecasts, park/track closures & fire dangers
• Can respond to emergencies & call for help at any point
• Are healthy and fit enough for this journey
If not, change plans and stay safe. It is okay to delay and ask people for help.
Getting There
Transport options and directions
Start (-28.5336083,153.5528566)
Mode Car
DirectionsFrom Brunswick Valley Way, 40
  • Turn on to Rajah Road then drive for 1.6 km
  • Turn slight left onto Yengarie Way and drive for another 185 m
  • Turn sharp right onto Orana Road and drive for another 800 m
  • Turn right onto North Head Road and drive for another 2.1 km
  • Continue onto North Head Road and drive for another 85 m
Track Notes
Turn by turn instructions & maps
Turn map Directions & comments
After 120 m to find the toilet.
After another 180 m continue straight.
Continue another 390 m to find the end. Then turn around here and retrace the main route for 690 m to get back to the start.
Know the Hills, grading & facilities

North Head Walking Track

Class 2/6
Easy track
Length 1.4 km
Time 20 min to 40 min
Quality of track Clear and well formed track or trail (2/6)
Gradient Gentle hills with occasional steps (2/6)
Signage Clearly signposted (2/6)
Infrastructure Generally useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats) (2/6)
Experience Required No experience required (2/6)
Weather Weather generally has little impact on safety (2/6)

Some facilities on route
Toilet: There is one 120 m from the start.

Order of key facilities on route
ItemFrom StartName & link to notes
120 m[toilet]
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