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Good walks, poor signage

This is a wonderful park to explore, but only go there if you plan to take advantage of the walks... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Sydney, Australia
Good bushwalks

We went up to Gloucester tops last weekend and it's was really good. Firstly nice drive from... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
Forster, Australia
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Barrington Tops National Park, Barrington, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

This is a wonderful park to explore, but only go there if you plan to take advantage of the walks on offer. If only going for a picnic, the camping ground and picnic area near the park's entrance is about as far as you need...More

2  Thank Emanpee
Reviewed 13 February 2018

We went up to Gloucester tops last weekend and it's was really good. Firstly nice drive from Gloucester, 47km about 30km of which is dirt, although well maintained. You do need to cross about 5 or 6 fords which was fine as we haven't had...More

2  Thank OzeeTraveller
Reviewed 14 December 2017

We are from WA and had been driving from Sydney to Newcastle when I said to my Husband "Get me out of here" A cousin recommended Gloucester Tops and we were so thrilled and delighted she did. We are country people and love the outdoors....More

1  Thank Ailsa M
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We spent most of a day at the park and there were some easy walks and absolutely fantastic views, which were great to capture on camera.

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Gloucester Tops in April, perfect temperature for walks and camping. As we were in a sedan, we couldn't cross the fords on the main road in (which were overflowing with very fast water) and had to go the flood way, so we had...More

1  Thank PennyLawes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Took our new 4WD to the top. Drive up was easy and not too muddy. Causeways were well marked and easy to cross with care. Saw no other traffic on the way up. Some of the bends are tight so cautious driving needed. At the...More

Thank ByeByeDXB
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing views, great day out. Plenty of places to stop and see. Great place to camp. Definately recommend.

Thank Jena S
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

We walked the beech Forrest and river trails - both were beautiful walks. One section of the beech forest trail was steepish.

Thank P6881CKjamesb
Reviewed 10 April 2016

The drive over the various fords, a variety of wild life and some interesting walks made for a great day. The Beech Forest trail was our favourite with even the 20 minute version taking you into a fern filled rain forest with a moss covered...More

1  Thank John_Rowanne
Reviewed 31 March 2015

The road to Gloucester Tops was well graded when there was dirt. The creek crossings were so beautiful. Saw lots of birds and wallabies. The walks available were excellent, well marked and easy. We found that the estimated times to do the walks were too...More

1  Thank RossCSydney
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