Potoroo Falls Walk
Biripi & Worimi Country

15 min to 20 min

880 m

↑ 23 m
↓ -23 m

Hard track
Starting from Potoroo Falls Picnic Area, Dingo Forest, this return walk leads along Little Run Creek to get to Potoroo Falls and swimming hole. Have a swim before heading back. Let us begin by acknowledging the Biripi & Worimi 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.
Getting There
Transport options and directions
Start (-31.7307438,152.1436398)
Mode Car
DirectionsFrom Queen Street
  • Turn on to Flett Street then drive for 760 m
  • Turn left onto Richardson Street and drive for another 70 m
  • Turn right onto Sunset Avenue and drive for another 790 m
  • Turn left onto Skyline Drive and drive for another 305 m
  • Turn right onto Mountview Avenue and drive for another 265 m
  • Turn right onto Murray Road, 8 and drive for another 4.8 km
  • Turn left onto Wherrol Flat Road and drive for another 13.5 km
  • Turn left onto Big Run Road and drive for another 2.9 km
  • Turn right onto Dingo Tops Road and drive for another 4.3 km
  • Keep left onto Potoroo Forest Road and drive for another 10.7 km
Track Notes
Turn by turn instructions & maps
Getting started
From Potoroo Falls Picnic Area off Potoroo Forest Road, head towards the said road. Turn left and head along the road as you cross a creek. Turn right immediately after crossing the creek to join the walking track. Follow the walking track along the creek to continue along Potoroo Falls Walk.....
Turn map Directions & comments
After 20 m pass the car park (65 m on your left).
Then pass the toilet (85 m on your left).
Continue another 420 m to find the end. Then turn around here and retrace the main route for 440 m to get back to the start.
About 30 m past the end is "Potoroo Falls".
Know the Hills, grading & facilities

Potoroo Falls Walk

Class 4/6
Hard track
Length 880 m
Time 15 min to 20 min
Quality of track Rough track, where fallen trees and other obstacles are likely (4/6)
Gradient Gentle hills with occasional steps (2/6)
Signage Clearly signposted (2/6)
Infrastructure Limited facilities (such as cliffs not fenced, significant creeks not bridged) (4/6)
Experience Required Some bushwalking experience recommended (3/6)
Weather Foretasted & unexpected storms and severe weather may impact on navigation and safety (4/6)

Some facilities on route
Toilet: There is one 20 m from the start.

Order of key facilities on route
ItemFrom StartName & link to notes
20 m[toilet]
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