Hiking Guides


Summary of Hikes

List of all hikes by country (and then state/region) and sorted by hike length.

Location is the starting point with a link to Google Maps.

Difficulty is subjective, and is a combination of elevation gain/loss, terrain and ease of navigation. So a short off-track walk may be “Hard” while a long walk may be “Easy”.

Hiking Guides


Guide to Overnight Walks near Sydney

Overnight and multi-day bushwalks within 2-3 hours of Sydney, with a summatry of each walk and link to detailed track notes, topographical maps and additional resources.


Best Day Hikes in Sydney

A selection of the best bushwalks you can do in a day – coastal treks, walks with views, pub-to-pub walks, swimming holes and a couple of slightly different options!

Rock Art and Trig Stations


Trig Stations around Sydney

There are about 6000 trig stations in NSW and about a third are on goverment land…  this list focuses on those located in national parks and reserves.


Aboriginal Engravings around Sydney – work in progress!

A summary of Aboriginal engraving and rock art sites around Sydney, with links to more information where available.

National Park Guides


Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

Information on over 60 bushwalks as well as swimming holes, mountain biking trails and kayaking spots in the largest park in the Sydney metropolitan area.