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Royal National Park Visitor Centre

Opens in 28 min: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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2 Lady Carrington Dr, Royal National Park, New South Wales 2232, Australia
+61 2 9542 0648
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is so much to see and do in the Royal National Park. Start by going to the Audley visitor centre for useful advice and to get a permit for A$12 ss well as a guide map and leaflet. Then off for excellent walks and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Charles K
Reviewed February 6, 2019

A word of warning for any going at the moment. Usually a nice little spot to pitch a tent in the sand (if you have booked), go for a quick dip and fall asleep to the gentle sound of the waves. On this occasion we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jaim831
Reviewed November 11, 2018

This is a very good place for having a picnic with family and friends. You can hire cycle and boats here. Walking and cycling trails are there, however the path is not even. The restaurant area is also good providing free WiFi. Lodts of parking...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PCM199
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

We parked up at Wattamolla which has an unusual and stunning beach sandwiched between the river and ocean. It even has it's own small waterfall. Well worth a visit. We hiked around 13k to wedding cake rock and back but took the little and big...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

We did not have much time and decided to do part of the coastal walk. It was fairly easy to walk with proper pathway / walking track and the breeze and sea view was beautiful. We took photos along the way and walked until Eagle's...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

We went for a beautiful walk from one of the Otford lookout through the bush, back down to the beach where the Figure 8 pools and back up along the coast line. Packed out our picnic which we enjoyed at the beach. Good balance of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

We drove through here on a Jaguar drive day I was in the F Type and wow the power of that machine on the limited open roads. The drive was spectacular with many stops and photo opportunity. A great drive on our door step

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 380,800
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by the tourist Centre for the surrounding facilities and park views. The staff at the visitor center let us know whether it is high tide or not for visit to figure 8 pool. It also gives good directions to Wedding cake rocks at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Susie813
Reviewed July 18, 2018

This is a great walk. I went with my hiking group. It is mostly flat terrain with a waterfall at the end 3 hours return if you do it a little pacey slightly longer if less pacey.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Well, it was quite an experience! A big problem is that trails are not well marked in Australia, so getting lost seems to be quite easy. Also, an Australian’s idea of an easy hike is not necessarily what an American considers easy! We boarded a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank enidSH
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