|Quibray Bay viewing platform|
This short and easy walk to to the Quibray Bay viewing/lookout platform provides some lovely views and opportunities for bird watching. The platforms give you views across the heart of the very special Towra Point Nature Reserve. The nature reserve is very close to Sydney and most of it is closed to the public to protect the very fragile ecosystems and the resting area for migratory birds. This walk gives views that most Sydneysiders never see. (open in app)
Bushwalking track notes photographs, maps and camping spots for Quibray Bay viewing platform
Map of Walk
Map of Quibray Bay viewing platform
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Map Scale 100 meters
Base maps are used under licence and is © Department of lands Panorama Avenue Bathurst 2795 www.lands.nsw.gov.au
Maps that cover the walk area (please always carry maps of the area)Print a map and track notes here
Please note: This is a 'return' style walk and therefore these graphs only show the terrain for the first half of the walk (until the turn around point.)
Cross sectional view of the Quibray Bay viewing platform bushwalking track
Analysis and summary of the altitude variation on the Quibray Bay viewing platform bushwalking track
Overview of this walks Grading - Based on the AS 2156.1 - 2001
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Under this standard, a walk is graded based on the most difficult section of the walk.
Some more detail of this walks Grading
Here is a bit more details explaining the grading looking at sections of the walk.
This whole walk, 40m is flat with no steps.
Quality of track
This whole walk, 40m follows a smooth and hardened path.
This whole walk, 40m is clearly signposted.
This whole walk, 40m requires no previous bushwalking experience.
This whole walk, 40m is not usually affected by severe weather events (that would unexpectedly impact safety and navigation).
This whole walk, 40m is close to useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats).
Since this is a 'return' style walk once you have had enough of the walk, turn around and retrace your steps back to the start.
Getting therePlan your trip to the start of the walk and back from the end of the walk
Public Transport links currently not working, sorry
Nearest know Outdoor Stores near the start of this walk
A list of the nearest UHF CB repeaters I found to Quibray Bay viewing platform.
Weather and Park info
This walk passes Greater Sydney Region fire area which currently has a LOW MODERATE rating and No fire ban in place.
(Tomorrow the Fire Danger Rating is LOW MODERATE, No fire ban.) (Downloaded 7 years ago)
Please Note: Each park may have its own fire ban, this rating is only valid for today and is based on information from the RFS Please check the RFS Website for more information.
Weather and Climate
Weather and Climate summary detailed weather and climate information here
Towra Point Nature Reserve Link to official closures and fire bans page
Park fees I am not aware of any closures in this park at the moment.