Starting from Wollomombi Falls parking and picnic area follow this walk along the rim of the Wollomombi Gorge past Gorge and Wollomombi Falls Lookouts to Chandler Falls Lookout for some stunning views over Chandler and Wollomombi Rivers and falls. Let us begin by acknowledging the Gumbaynggirr & Anaiwan people, Traditional Custodians of the land on which we travel today, and pay our respects to their Elders past and present.
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.
Turn on to Wollomombi Falls Road then drive for 820 m
Continue onto Wollomombi Falls Road and drive for another 840 m
Turn left onto Wollomombi Falls Road and drive for another 115 m
Turn by turn instructions & maps
Getting started From the car park at the end of Wollomombi Falls Road, pass through the bollard and head between the shelter and the green sign along the paved path. Turn left when you come to the said sign and head towards the picnic tables, moving directly away from the shelter. Pass by another green sign to your right to continue along Wollomombi Walking Track.....
Directions & comments
Find the car park at the start.
After another 40 m turn sharp left.
After another 45 m pass the shelter (35 m on your right).
Then pass the toilet (70 m on your right).
After another 205 m cross the bridge (about 3 m long)
After another 100 m cross the bridge (about 9 m long)
After another 110 m head through/around the gate.
After another 15 m cross the bridge (about 4 m long)
After another 210 m come to the "Gorge Lookout" (10 m on your right).
After another 55 m pass the "Wollomombi Falls" (100 m on your right).
After another 225 m cross the bridge (about 7 m long)
After another 155 m cross the bridge (about 7 m long)
After another 75 m cross the bridge (about 40 m long)
The starting point of an optional sidetrip. Side trip to Wollomombi Falls Lookout for stunning views over Wollomombi Rivers and falls. To start this optional side trip turn right here. On returning from this side trip turn sharp left when you get back to this intersection. Details below.
After another 315 m veer left.
Continue another 460 m to find the end. Then turn around here and retrace the main route for 2.1 km to get back to the start.
"Chandler Falls Lookout".
Side trip to Wollomombi Falls Lookout for stunning views over Wollomombi Rivers and falls.
Directions & comments
After another 8 m come to the end.
"Wollomombi Falls Lookout".
About 130 m past the end is "Wollomombi Falls".
Turn around and retrace your steps back the 8 m to the main route.
Know the Hills, grading & facilities
Wollomombi Walking Track
1 h 30 min to 2 h
Quality of track
Formed track, with some branches and other obstacles (3/6)
Gentle hills with occasional steps (2/6)
Clearly signposted (2/6)
Limited facilities, not all cliffs are fenced (3/6)