Wasp Head Walk
Yuin Country

30 min to 1 h 30 min

640 m

↑ 7 m
↓ -7 m

Moderate track
Starting from the end of Wasp Head Road this return walk leads through historic Aboriginal sites to views over Wasp Island. Let us begin by acknowledging the Yuin 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 (-35.6695054,150.3035999)
Mode Car
DirectionsFrom Durras Drive
  • Turn on to Allambee Street then drive for 165 m
  • Turn slight left onto Banyandah Street and drive for another 1.2 km
  • Turn left onto Wasp Head Road and drive for another 400 m
Track Notes
Turn by turn instructions & maps
Turn map Directions & comments
After another 15 m continue straight.
The starting point of an optional sidetrip. Side trip to views over Wasp Island. To start this optional side trip turn left here. On returning from this side trip turn left when you get back to this intersection. Details below.
After another 225 m continue straight.
After another 70 m head down the steps
Turn around here and retrace the main route for 320 m to get back to the start.

Side trip to views over Wasp Island.
Turn map Directions & comments
After another 105 m come to the end.
Turn around and retrace your steps back the 105 m to the main route.
Know the Hills, grading & facilities

Wasp Head Walk

Class 3/6
Moderate track
Length 640 m
Time 30 min to 1 h 30 min
Quality of track Formed track, with some branches and other obstacles (3/6)
Gradient Gentle hills with occasional steps (2/6)
Signage Clearly signposted (2/6)
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)
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