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Munmorah State Conservation Area

Munmorah State Conservation AreaMunmorah State Conservation AreaAround 40km north of Gosford you can discover Munmorah State Conservation Area, situated between Budgewoi and Catherine Hill Bay.

A vehicle entry fee applies to enter the Munorah State Conservation Area, however 1563ha area area offers fishing, camping, bushwalking, geological study, picnicking, stunning ocean views and amazing wild flowers.


Facts:-

Area = 1563 ha
Costline = 12 km
West Side = Lake Munmorah
Vegetation = forest, woodland, heath, wetland, temperate rainforest
Camping = Available at Frazer and Freemans Camping areas (bookings required)

Birdie BeachBirdie BeachPlaces of Interest:-

  • Birdie Beach - Fishing & Surfing - (Also a designated area for unclad bathing).
  • Tea Tree Picnic Area - Gas BBQs
  • Frazer Beach
  • Palms Picnic Area
  • The Palms Walking Track - 30 mins
  • Wybung Trig Lookout - Views of the park
  • Snapper Point - Superb Ocean Views

Plants within the Munmorah State Conservation Area

Open Forest and Woodland :-

  • Brown Stringybark
  • Scribbly Gum
  • Red Bloodwood
  • Smooth-barked Apple
  • Arcacias
  • Grevillias
  • Banksia
  • Hakea
  • Grass Trees

Closed Forests:-

  • Cabbage Tree Palms
  • Mock Olive
  • Muttonwood
  • Cheese Tree
  • Lilli Pilli
  • White Mahogany
  • Wonga Vine
  • Wombat Berry

Wildlife in the Area:-

  • Brush Bronzewing Pigeons
  • Tawny Crowned Honeyeaters
  • Southern Emu-wrens
  • White Breasted Sea-eagles
  • Sooty Oystercatchers
  • Ring-tailed Possums
  • Sugar Gliders
  • Swamp Wallabies

 

For more information please visit: NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service
 

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