Blackbutt Reserve walking and hiking trails

pathway through bush

Blackbutt Reserve is located just 15 minutes from the centre of Newcastle. Set on more than 180 hectares of bushland, the Reserve includes more than 20km of nature trails, a variety of wildlife exhibits, and fabulous picnic facilities.  The reserve is popular on weekends and during school holidays, be sure … Read more

Yeularbah walking and hiking trail

View from Leichardts lookout

Yeularbah Walking Trail is one of the more popular trails in the Newcastle/Lake Macquarie region. Part of Glenrock State Conservation Area, the trail winds it’s way through rainforest, past two waterfalls towards the coastline. The trail is moderately trafficked, with parts used for hiking, trail running, mountain biking and horse … Read more