She-Oak Crossing Walk
Wodi Wodi & Wandandian Country

2 h to 3 h

4 km
circuit

↑ 146 m
↓ -146 m

Moderate track
Starting from Bomaderry Creek parking area this circuit walk through gorges and rainforest, past Bomaderry Creek picnic area, Weir Lookout and two more lookouts, crossing the creek several times. Dogs are permitted on this walk. Let us begin by acknowledging the Wodi Wodi & Wandandian 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 (-34.8452583,150.5914243)
Mode Car
DirectionsFrom Princes Highway, A1
  • Turn on to Princes Highway, A1 then drive for 430 m
  • At roundabout, take exit 3 onto Narang Road and drive for another 440 m
  • Turn left and drive for another 30 m
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Track Notes
Turn by turn instructions & maps
Turn map Directions & comments
Start.
Find the gate at the start.
The starting point of an optional sidetrip. Side trip to Narang picnic area. To start this optional side trip turn left here. On returning from this side trip error >360 when you get back to this intersection. Details below.
After another 80 m continue straight.
After another 35 m veer left.
After another 3 m turn right, to head along Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk.
After another 8 m pass the sign (on your left).
After another 200 m pass the car park (210 m on your right).
At the intersection of Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk & Bomaderry Creek Western Walk continue straight, to head along Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk.
After another 35 m come to the "Weir Lookout" (6 m on your right).
The starting point of an optional sidetrip. Side trip to Weir Lookout. To start this optional side trip turn right here. On returning from this side trip error >360 when you get back to this intersection. Details below.
At the intersection of Bomaderry Creek Walks & Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk continue straight, to head along Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk.
After another 45 m (at the intersection of Bomaderry Creek Walks & Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk) continue straight, to head along Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk.
After another 6 m pass a seat (8 m on your right)., has no backrest.
After another 85 m pass the toilet (25 m on your left).
Then pass the toilet (30 m on your left).
After another 170 m pass the car park (190 m on your left).
After another 20 m head down the steps (about 20 m long)
At the intersection of Bridge Crossing & Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk continue straight, to head along Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk (a walking track).
After another 9 m cross the bridge (about 6 m long)
After another 65 m cross the ford.
After another 80 m cross the ford.
After another 390 m cross the bridge (about 10 m long)
After another 100 m head down the stone steps (about 6 m long)
After another 175 m cross the ford.
After another 10 m cross the ford.
After another 9 m cross the ford.
After another 20 m cross the ford.
After another 350 m head up the 41 steps (about 30 m long)
After another 7 m (at the intersection of Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk & Bomaderry Creek Walks) turn right, to head along Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk.
Then head down the 24 steps (about 10 m long)
After another 55 m head down the 29 steps (about 15 m long)
After another 2 m (at the intersection of Bomaderry Creek Western Walk & Bomaderry Creek Walks) turn right, to head along Bomaderry Creek Western Walk.
After another 25 m cross the ford.
After another 10 m cross the River Oak Crossing (about 5 m long)
After another 9 m cross the ford.
After another 35 m cross the ford.
Then cross the ford.
After another 20 m cross the ford.
After another 1.2 km (at the intersection of Bridge Crossing & Bomaderry Creek Western Walk) turn left, to head along Bomaderry Creek Western Walk.
Then head up the 18 steps (about 10 m long)
After another 95 m continue straight, to head along Bomaderry Creek Western Walk.
After another 25 m (at the intersection of Bomaderry Creek Walks & Bomaderry Creek Western Walk) continue straight, to head along Bomaderry Creek Western Walk.
After another 5 m (at the intersection of Bomaderry Creek Walks & Bomaderry Creek Western Walk) continue straight, to head along Bomaderry Creek Western Walk.
After another 8 m continue straight, to head along Bomaderry Creek Western Walk.
The starting point of an optional sidetrip. Side trip to a lookout with views. To start this optional side trip veer right here. On returning from this side trip turn right when you get back to this intersection. Details below.
After another 105 m (at the intersection of Bomaderry Creek Walks & Bomaderry Creek Western Walk) turn left, to head along Bomaderry Creek Western Walk.
After another 215 m cross the ford.
After another 35 m cross the bridge (about 15 m long)
After another 25 m cross the ford.
After another 30 m head up the 7 steps (about 6 m long)
After another 70 m (at the intersection of Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk & Bomaderry Creek Western Walk) turn left, to head along Bomaderry Creek Eastern Walk.
After another 20 m turn left.
After another 3 m veer right.
The starting point of an optional sidetrip. Side trip to Narang picnic area. To start this optional side trip turn right here. On returning from this side trip turn sharp left when you get back to this intersection. Details below.
After another 35 m continue straight.
After another 80 m come to the end.

Side trip to Narang picnic area.
Turn map Directions & comments
Start.
After another 30 m turn left.
About 95 m past the end is a seat., has no backrest.
The end.
Turn around and retrace your steps back the 40 m to the main route.

Side trip to Weir Lookout.
Turn map Directions & comments
Start.
Continue another 5 m to find Weir Lookout at the end.
"Weir Lookout".
Turn around and retrace your steps back the 5 m to the main route.

Side trip to a lookout with views.
Turn map Directions & comments
Start.
After another 5 m continue straight.
After another 7 m come to the end.
A viewpoint.
Turn around and retrace your steps back the 10 m to the main route.

Side trip to a lookout with views.
Turn map Directions & comments
Start.
About 145 m past the end is a seat., has no backrest.
The end.
A viewpoint.
Turn around and retrace your steps back the 55 m to the main route.
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Terrain
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She-Oak Crossing Walk


Grading
Class 3/6
Moderate track
Length 4 km
Time 2 h to 3 h
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 Some bushwalking experience recommended (3/6)
Weather Storms may impact on navigation and safety (3/6)

Some facilities on route
Toilet: There are 2 on route, on average they are 1.3 km apart with the largest gap of 3.7 km.

Seat: There is one 210 m from the start.


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