Flannel Flower Walking Track
Darkinjung & Guringai Country

1 h 15 min to 1 h 45 min

3.2 km
return

↑ 217 m
↓ -217 m

Moderate track
Starting from Hawke Head Drive, this return walk in Bouddi National Park takes you past the Lobster Beach lookout with great views over the area to Lobster Beach. If walking in spring you'll see the the flannel flower in full bloom. Let us begin by acknowledging the Darkinjung & Guringai 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 (-33.5354076,151.3457606)
Mode Car
DirectionsFrom Wards Hill Road
  • Turn on to The Scenic Road then drive for 910 m
  • Turn slight right onto Killcare Road and drive for another 15 m
  • Turn left onto Nukara Avenue and drive for another 55 m
  • Turn slight right onto Nukara Avenue and drive for another 65 m
  • Turn slight left onto Hawke Head Drive and drive for another 1.9 km
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Track Notes
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Turn map Directions & comments
Start.
After another 35 m turn right.
After another 1.2 km turn left.
After another 125 m head down the steps (about 55 m long)
After another 10 m come to the viewpoint (on your right).
Then pass a seat (on your right).
After another 75 m head down the steps
Continue another 50 m to find the end. Then turn around here and retrace the main route for 1.6 km to get back to the start.
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Terrain
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Flannel Flower Walking Track


Grading
Class 3/6
Moderate track
Length 3.2 km
Time 1 h 15 min to 1 h 45 min
Quality of track Formed track, with some branches and other obstacles (3/6)
Gradient Short steep hills (3/6)
Signage Clearly signposted (2/6)
Infrastructure Limited facilities, not all cliffs are fenced (3/6)
Experience Required No experience required (2/6)
Weather Storms may impact on navigation and safety (3/6)

Some facilities on route
Seat: There is one 1.5 km from the start.


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