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Royal National Park

New South Wales, Australia
 (2 votes, 2 reviews)

Trails

Summary
Difficulty
Distance
Wattamolla to Marley and Back
6km approx trail near Sydney, Australia
Easy
3.7 mi/
6.0 km
Jibbon beach walk in Royal National Park
8.7 mile trail near Cronulla, Australia
n/a
8.7 mi/
14.0 km
Guides
Jibbon beach walk in Royal National Park
Jibbon beach walk in Royal National Park
Cronulla, New South Wales, Australia
8.7 mile trail near Cronulla, Australia
Wattamolla to Marley and Back
Wattamolla to Marley and Back
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Easy: 3.7 miles, 1-3 hours
6km approx trail near Sydney, Australia
Community Trips
Sunrise (Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Southcoast (Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Travelling to the right (Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Old shack (Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Burning Palms walk
by dex on Feb 06, 2009
Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia
5.1 miles
From Garawarra Farm Car park, this track follows the steep Burgh Ridge looking North over Era Beach and south to Burning Palms.  Along the first leg the track meets the Coast Track.  The left hand track goes to South Era Beach.  Taking the right hand track leads down to Burning Palms beach.  Further down the coast the Figure Eight Pool can be seen at low tide by taking a side trip along...
Shacks (Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
camp ground (Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Era (Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Middens (Helensburgh, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Garawarra Farm to Era Beach walk
by dex on Mar 08, 2009
Era, New South Wales, Australia
1.9 miles
Start this trip turning on to Garie Road and then right turn on to the dirt road that leads to garawarra Farm parking area.  From the car park, head east toward the sign post and take the east track that leads to Era and Burning Palms track.Start of the track is a fairly steep descent down through the bush which eventually opens up to field with tall grasses.  Looking back you will...
North Cronulla (Cronulla, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
North Cronulla Beach (Cronulla, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
walkway (Cronulla, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
South Cronulla (Cronulla, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Cronulla walk along foreshore
by dex on Dec 13, 2008
Cronulla, New South Wales, Australia
3.9 miles
A pleasant morning walk along the popular foreshore footpath and then to look at the food stalls in the park.
Kangaroo Creek Photo
Staircase out of Kangaroo Creek Photo
Robertson Knoll Photo
Robertsons Roundabout track junction Photo
Kangaroo Creek, Uloola Falls, Karloo loop
by tillety on Jul 02, 2011
Heathcote, New South Wales, Australia
10.2 miles
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Wattamolla to Marley and Back
by dwo11 on Dec 09, 2012
Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
2.8 miles
This is a simple 6km(ish) cliff top walk. Walk out and walk back. Park the car at the Wattamolla car park in the Royal National Park. Start the walk from the lower side of the car park - follow the signposts. The trail is well defined and fairly easy going. On our walk, there was a howling strong wind which almost blew us off our feet a couple of times, so take...
Royal National Park, Coastal Walk
by ericl on Aug 22, 2008
New South Wales, Australia
18.8 miles
P1280020. (Heathcote, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Walk in the Royal National Park
by dex on Jan 27, 2008
Heathcote, New South Wales, Australia
4.0 miles
Testing out this Geotagging
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Kayak the Upper Port Hacking to Audley weir
by dex on Nov 29, 2008
Audley, New South Wales, Australia
6.7 miles
Started out from the Swallow Rock boat ramp at Grays Point from there, headed west to Audley stopping along the way to find a Geocache.Once at the weir, a small opening on the Northern wall allowed us to lift the kayak out of the river, put the wheels on and cart the kayak across Sir Bertram Stevens Drive for a stop over at the cafe and quick read of the Sunday paper.We had...
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Track ahead (Heathcote, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
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Warning Sign (Heathcote, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Hike to Karloo pool via Parklands trail, Royal National Park
by dex on Dec 06, 2008
Heathcote, New South Wales, Australia
5.2 miles
Walk to Karloo pools via the Parklands trail.  This was a walk to Karloo via the Karloo spur starting from the end of The Avenue at Heathcote.Starting off along Parklands trail, we made our way to the spur where the track loops around and meets up with the Loop trail.  This trail is very wide and is open to mountain bikes of which a few rode by.Once on the Loop trail, it...
Tram Lines (Loftus, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Bungoona walk (Loftus, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Trek map (Loftus, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Tree (Loftus, New South Wales, Australia) Photo
Bungoona lookout walk
by dex on Dec 12, 2008
Loftus, New South Wales, Australia
4.8 miles
This is another great easy walk in the Royal National Park taking in scenic views of the Hacking River below.  We also carried on past the lookout turnoff and made a quick visit to the edge of Grays Point.

Reviews
WoollyMittens
The Royal National Park offers many diverse landscapes and a central hub (Audley) to explore them from. There's convenient access by train on all sides of the park. This enables the planning of walks from station to station that criss-cross the park.
Visited on Dec 14, 2012

by WoollyMittens on Apr 22, 2013
tillety
The Royal is a great park. I go there every chance I get.
Visited on Jul 17, 2011

by tillety on Jul 17, 2011

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