National heritage-listed areas in national parks

The National Heritage List contains heritage places of outstanding significance to the nation. We manage 9 places that are included on this list.

  • Warrumbungle National Park near Coonabarabran in central New South Wales with its spectacular rock formations shaped by the erosion of an ancient volcano, is a haven for numerous native plants and animals.
  • Willandra Lakes Region in the far south west of New South Wales is an ancient system of lakes formed over the last two million years and is believed to contain the world's oldest known cremation site.