Brindle Creek Walking Track
Bundjalung Country

3 h to 4 h

5.2 km
oneway

↑ 402 m
↓ -102 m

Moderate track
Brindle Creek walking track is a great one-way walk for waterfalls lovers. There are 3 waterfalls (Evans, Selva and Swanson Falls) on this track, many spots to go swimming and picnic areas at each end of the walk. Let us begin by acknowledging the Bundjalung people, Traditional Custodians of the land on which we travel today, and pay our respects to their Elders past and present. 
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Safer Bushwalks
Tips on staying safe on track
Before you start any bushwalk ensure you;
• Tell someone you trust where you are going and what to do if you are overdue
• Have adequate equipment, supplies, skills & knowledge for the whole journey
• Consider the impact of weather forecasts, park/track closures & fire dangers
• Can respond to emergencies & call for help at any point
• Are healthy and fit enough for this journey
If not, change plans and stay safe. It is okay to delay and ask people for help.
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Getting There
Transport options and directions
Start (-28.3780179,153.0688897)
Mode Car
DirectionsFrom Summerland Way, B91, The Risk.
  • Turn on to Gradys Creek Road then drive for 11.2 km
  • Turn right onto Simes Road and drive for another 3.2 km
  • Turn sharp left onto Forest Road and drive for another 10.8 km
  • Keep left onto Brindle Creek Road and drive for another 1.8 km
Finish (-28.3739704,153.095694)
Mode (end) Car Shuttle   Car  
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Track Notes
Turn by turn instructions & maps
Turn map Directions & comments
Start.
Find the picnic table at the start.
Find the car park at the start.
Find the toilet at the start.
After another 165 m cross the bridge (about 4 m long)
After another 210 m cross the bridge (about 9 m long)
After another 9 m continue straight.
After another 120 m cross the bridge (about 6 m long)
After another 105 m cross the bridge (about 4 m long)
After another 185 m cross the bridge (about 10 m long)
After another 150 m cross the bridge (about 15 m long)
After another 80 m cross the bridge (about 20 m long)
After another 150 m cross the bridge (about 6 m long)
After another 345 m cross the bridge (about 2 m long)
After another 360 m cross the bridge (about 3 m long)
After another 60 m pass the "Evans Falls" (20 m on your left).
After another 540 m cross the bridge (about 15 m long)
After another 165 m continue straight.
After another 165 m pass the "Selva Falls" (40 m on your left).
After another 215 m cross the bridge (about 9 m long)
After another 25 m cross the bridge (about 3 m long)
The starting point of an optional sidetrip. Take the side trip to Swanson Falls lookout To start this optional side trip turn sharp right here. On returning from this side trip veer right when you get back to this intersection. Details below.
After another 2 m continue straight.
After another 7 m cross the bridge (about 3 m long)
After another 7 m cross the bridge (about 4 m long)
After another 30 m cross the bridge (about 9 m long)
After another 1.2 km cross the bridge (about 5 m long)
After another 780 m come to a toilet.
The end.

Take the side trip to Swanson Falls lookout
Turn map Directions & comments
Start.
After another 570 m come to "Swanson Falls".
The end.
Turn around and retrace your steps back the 570 m to the main route.
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Terrain
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Brindle Creek Walking Track


Grading
Class 3/6
Moderate track
Length 5.2 km
Time 3 h to 4 h
Quality of track Formed track, with some branches and other obstacles (3/6)
Gradient Short steep hills (3/6)
Signage Directional signs along the way (3/6)
Infrastructure Limited facilities, not all cliffs are fenced (3/6)
Experience Required Some bushwalking experience recommended (3/6)
Weather Storms may impact on navigation and safety (3/6)

Some facilities on route
Toilet: There are 2 on route, on average they are 1.7 km apart with the largest gap of 5.2 km.


Order of key facilities on route
ItemFrom StartName & link to notes
Toilet
0 m[toilet]
Toilet
5.2 km[toilet]
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