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Arakwal National Park

Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 6620 9300
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"National Park buffering the beach"

Starting off from Cape Byron, the Arakwal national park skirts the ocean towards the Broken head... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2018
Kamal P
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Byron Bay, Australia
Arakwal National Park

A fantastic walk through the Arakwal National Park to the Byron Bay Lighthouse has us taking in... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2018
Brett S
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Dolphin Point, NSW
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This new park features both stunning scenery and aboriginal cultural heritage.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“bird life” (3 reviews)
“nature” (5 reviews)
“wildlife” (7 reviews)
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Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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+61 2 6620 9300
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

Starting off from Cape Byron, the Arakwal national park skirts the ocean towards the Broken head beach. There are few walking trails in the park that go past creeks, lakes and sand dunes. Beautiful surroundings with bird life. You might spot Kookaburra and listen to...More

Thank Kamal P
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

A fantastic walk through the Arakwal National Park to the Byron Bay Lighthouse has us taking in breathtaking views and vista's. Special places to relax and a well maintained walk / pathway.

Thank Brett S
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Reviewed January 25, 2018

Arakwal National Park is covers some diverse terrain and is well worth exploring when you visit Byron Bay, get a brochure from the visitor centre in town.

Thank David Y
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Reviewed November 25, 2017

Had a great time, was able to get video of Pademelons, Black Cockatoos and Kookaburras - all within walking distance from our accommodation! Scenic and beautiful national park right at the beach.

Thank Niels Christian M
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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Were it not for Eddie Mabo this park may not exist and could have fsllen to developers. A coastal park full of native flora and fauna it was beautiful walking here.

Thank Eddie O
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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

This is by far one of the most beautiful sites to see. Beaches are completely gorgeous. For our Canadian guest they felt like they were in heaven.

Thank BMDEE
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Reviewed April 25, 2017

Motherhood and nature interwoven - you can feel it. Apparently the Aboriginal women have the Bottlense Dolphine as their totem and have come to parts of the National Park for millions of years to give birth to their babies. You can feel that it is...More

Thank MelissaAsimus
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

Amazing spot! We came across this area on our walk to the lighthouse. Wow lovely sea breeze certainly helps to keep you cool on a sunny day. Fantastic place for photos. Perfect place to visit and relax taking in the view.

Thank Andrew H
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Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Tallow Beach can be seen from the Byron lighthouse but it's a wonder more people don't go there. It is worlds apart from the crowds in Byron. We had the beach to ourself and just beautiful sand, clear water and some chatty birds for company....More

Thank huggebare
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

Whoever complained about this beach is batcrap crazy! No animals anywhere in sight, no trash anywhere in sight... just the most beautiful beach you could hope for! Great for experienced surfers and beginners alike, and us old folks simply boogie boarding (in 60's) All the...More

2  Thank Ross C
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