New England National Park

The New England Wilderness from Point Lookout, New England National Park (Image: Sean Leathers/DECCW)

This is a World Heritage park.

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No visitor centresNo public transportWheelchair facilitiesCampingNo caravan sitesAccommodationLookoutsPicnics and BBQsNo kiosks/cafesWalkingDogs and other domestic animals not permittedNo horse riding trailsNo cycling trailsNo car touringNo 4WD touring routesNo canoeing opportunitiesNo sailing and boatingNo fishingNo areas recommended for swimmingNo areas recommended for snorkelling/divingNo adventure recreation opportunities

New England National Park is a place of spectacular beauty and pristine wilderness. Part of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area, it offers visitors an unforgettable holiday experience or a peaceful weekend getaway.

Discover the ancient world sealed in Gondwana rainforest, wander through snow gum forests dotted with crimson rosellas and see breathtaking views from the Great Escarpment on one of the many walking tracks. Walks range from an easy 200m stroll to multi-day hikes through remote wilderness.

Experience sensational sunrises and breathtaking views stretching over forested valleys all the way to the coast from Point lookout. Pack a picnic and spend a few hours admiring the spectacular view before you.

Visit for the day, or take advantage of the various accommodation and camping options and stay a few days while immersing yourself in this magical world.

Accommodation is available at The Residence, The Chalet or Tom's Cabin. Car-based camping is available at Thungutti campground.

View the New England National Park brochure [PDF, 280 KB] for highlights, activities, camping information and overview map.

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These maps give you a basic overview of features and facilities. They do not provide detailed information on topography and landscape, and may not be suitable for some activities. We recommend that you buy a topographic map before you go exploring.