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Cumberland State Forest

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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A well known secret

This is a beautiful local treasure for peaceful secluded walks to reconnect with nature during a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ray B
Beautiful forest - forget the cafe

I absolutely agree with the other reviewers who suggest you avoid this cafe. The food is... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2019
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95 Old Castle Hill Rd, West Pennant Hills, The Hills Shire, New South Wales 2154, Australia
+61 1300 655 687
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful local treasure for peaceful secluded walks to reconnect with nature during a weekday and one of my favourite ‘magical’ go to places to take my grandchildren where we go hunting for imaginary creatures & for granddad to make up stories about...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ray B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Given the beautiful surrounds of the Forrest this cafe should be without peer but sadly it’s mot in my humble opinion. Maybe the owners think that because people visit the nursery and the forest, the clientele are sort of captive to it. The coffee is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bill C
Reviewed January 29, 2019

I absolutely agree with the other reviewers who suggest you avoid this cafe. The food is overpriced and poor quality. I could have accepted this, but the staff of the cafe were so rude that we were tempted to leave before even being served our...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 4, 2019

I love weekly walks and time with family in the forest. It's such an amazing place right on our doorstep. We treasure it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nicolette T
Reviewed October 31, 2018

An alternative coffee would be great. Current management of coffee shop a deterrent to what would otherwise be a pleasant outing. Even a coffee cart would be better.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank suemervynt
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Easy access N suitable for all ages. The trail is easy and suitable for family with children or elderly. The tree top adventure looks great. I spend 30 minutes watching. A must for Teenager!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

Lovely forest to walk in, with beautiful birds to view. Peaceful setting with many easy walking tracks.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Carol A
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

An oasis in the city really where you have the feeling of being miles away from traffic. Nice to walk in the forest with your best friend on four legs. The plant nursery is nice to visit if a bit pricey, but the staff is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

Lovely clean grounds and beautiful tracks. love how most are pet-friendly and generally how well things are kept though. there is a cafe but they serve unusual things; you wouldn't get a bowl of chips, so I recommend packing sandwiches and buying a coffee instead.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Emma D
Reviewed July 20, 2018

In time there will be no gardens, no grass and no open space left in the suburbs... because you are never allowed to cut down a tree and the keep growing from seed. Why would anybody want to go to a tree park to see...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank PartTime P
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