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Cathedral Rock National Park

Cathedral Rock, Ebor, New South Wales 2453, Australia
+61 2 6657 2309
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Bushwalk

What a breathtaking view from the top. Our family including three kids, ages 12 to 16 had a great... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Samantha B
,
Armidale, Australia
via mobile
Views worth the climb...

Early morning start with 8 kids aged 14 to 6. Good bush walk up to the start of the actual 'climb... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Paul W
,
Armidale, Australia
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“the loop” (2 reviews)
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Cathedral Rock, Ebor, New South Wales 2453, Australia
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+61 2 6657 2309
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

What a breathtaking view from the top. Our family including three kids, ages 12 to 16 had a great time. It’s a lovely walk. April is a great month to do it. Take your lunch in your backpack and eat it at the top. Fantastic...More

Thank Samantha B
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Early morning start with 8 kids aged 14 to 6. Good bush walk up to the start of the actual 'climb' - takes about 20 minutes or so. The climb is steep in places, takes another 20 minutes or so and necessitates some crawling and...More

Thank Paul W
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

There's a tent and camper-trailer (not Caravans) site for camping with toilets. A clear hiking track, with wooden bridges, some steps on mostly sandy track. Granite boulders, banksia, even a big kangaroo. The loop track takes 1-2 hours, go left first, so you have easier...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Saw amazing photos of the rocks and was keen to visit Cathedral Rock National Park on our first motorhome trip. We quickly realised upon driving into the National Park that the dirt track is not the best for the motorhome but there’s no u-turn spots....More

Thank Joanne N
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Did Cathedral Rock at a fairly fast pace with children above 8 years of age. Pit toilets available before starting. Went straight up and back (not circuit) in 2 and a half hours with stopping at the top only. Didn't do the final chain section...More

Thank thall191
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Walked up to the summit with a 9yo and 12yo. There is a loop around the bottom of the summit, you walk almost half way round the loop then have the option to climb up to the summit, then you climb back down and do...More

1  Thank rachel f
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

We met up with friends at Native Dog Creek camp site. It was great with set fire places made from old truck wheel rims with a swinging griddle to cook on and hooks for your billy. Toilet is long drop compost and was relatively clean...More

Thank Chef010
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

A long drive from Bellingen, but we found it to be worth it. Perhaps we lucked out, but we had the most incredible hike at Cathedral Rocks. I'd recommend watching the sunrise nearby before heading to Cathedral Rocks. We were there early in the morning...More

Thank MMK93
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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Great spot to experience the granite tors of the New England. The walk to Woolpack Rocks from Barokee including ascents of both Cathedral Rocks and Woolpack Rocks is a 14km two way walk which is strenuous in parts but rewarding. Lunch on the Woolpack Rocks...More

1  Thank Peter S
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

We were travelling through the area during a very cold period and decided to take a look at Cathedral Rock National Park. We entered from the Waterfall Way and found it quite a distance in. So often National Parks do not sign post distances which...More

1  Thank Anita T
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