Mount Grenfell Art Site Walk

1 h 30 min to 2 h 30 min

1.3 km
return

↑ 28 m
↓ -28 m

Moderate track
Starting from the parking and picnic area this short return walk will reward you with astonishing colourful Aboriginal rock art on the rocky overhangs, created by the Ngiyampaa People. Let us begin by acknowledging the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we travel today, and pay our respects to their Elders past and present.
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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 (-31.3018233,145.3068425)
Mode Car
DirectionsFrom Barrier Highway, A32, Cobar Shire Council.
  • Turn on to Pulpulla Road then drive for 30.9 km
  • Turn right and drive for another 1 km
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Track Notes
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Turn map Directions & comments
Start.
There is a toilet (about 60 m back from the start).
Find the gate at the start.
Find the Parking for Mount Grenfell art sites at the start.
After another 235 m veer left.
After another 20 m pass the "Mount Grenfell Art Site information" (9 m on your left).
After another 45 m turn left.
The starting point of an optional sidetrip. This side trip takes you to Art site 1. To start this optional side trip turn right here. On returning from this side trip continue straight when you get back to this intersection. Details below.
After another 200 m veer left.
The starting point of an optional sidetrip. This side trip takes you to another art site nearby. To start this optional side trip turn right here. On returning from this side trip turn right when you get back to this intersection. Details below.
After another 1 m continue straight.
After another 85 m find the "Art site 2" (on your right).
Art site 2
Art site 2

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After another 75 m find the "Art site 3" (on your left).
Art site 3
Art site 3

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Turn around here and retrace the main route for 670 m to get back to the start.

This side trip takes you to Art site 1.
Turn map Directions & comments
Start.
After another 40 m come to the end.
Turn around and retrace your steps back the 40 m to the main route.

This side trip takes you to another art site nearby.
Turn map Directions & comments
Start.
After another 20 m come to the end.
Turn around and retrace your steps back the 20 m to the main route.
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Terrain
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Mount Grenfell Art Site Walk


Grading
Class 3/6
Moderate track
Length 1.3 km
Time 1 h 30 min to 2 h 30 min
Quality of track Formed track, with some branches and other obstacles (3/6)
Gradient Short steep hills (3/6)
Signage Directional signs along the way (3/6)
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
Toilet: There is one -61 m back from the start.


Order of key facilities on route
ItemFrom StartName & link to notes
Toilet
-61 m[toilet]
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