Wondrous Walkabout – Burning Palms Loop Track
We live in one of the greatest tourist destinations on Earth. Yet how much of your backyard have you really uncovered? Come with us to admire parts of Sydney that you might have known of, but never got around to exploring.
Join us on this free and active stream of local bush walks and an appreciation of the best local spots you never dared to find on your own.
This Wondrous Walkabout is Burning Palm Loop Track
This challenging track offers the best of all worlds in the southern reaches of Royal National Park. Near Otford, Palm Jungle loop track meanders through coastal rainforest, beaches and cliff tops offering spectacular ocean views and swimming. It’s perfect for bushwalkers who love to pack an adventure into a day trip.
From Garawarra Farm, the track leads through towering forests of gums and graceful angophoras. Descending the steep Burgh Ridge, stop and absorb the brilliant panoramic views along the dramatic coastline. Joining The Coast track, veer right past historic beach shacks to Burning Palms beach. It’s a great spot for a refreshing dip and a scenic picnic lunch.
The track winds through a jungle of lush palms to Werrong lookout; a rocky outcrop with magnificent views. At the track junction, take a right through shady woodlands back to your car or turn left towards Otford.
- Train to Offord. (More details closer to the date for timetable)
When : Sunday 26th March
Where : Otford Station
From : 8.00am to approximately 3-4pm to finish of walk.
Distance : 12+ KM
Cost : FREE – any extras (food or drink) at your expense
For more information on the walk – http://www.wildwalks.com/bushwalking-and-hiking-in-nsw/royal-national-park/burning-palms-loop-from-garawarra.html
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