Jerusalem Creek Picnic Area

This remote picnic spot, in the most southerly entrance to Barrington Tops National Park, near Dungog, is a great escape from the modern world. Jerusalem Creek picnic area offers a rare opportunity to experience the splendour of subtropical rainforest, in this World Heritage-listed park.

Work up an appetite with a walk along Jerusalem Creek trail, passing waterfalls and creeks before heading back for a leisurely lunch among the blue gums and turpentine. The picnic spot is great for birdwatching, so take your binoculars.

This protected wilderness provides habitat for a wide range of plants and animals, including more than 50 rare or threatened species, however you’re more likely to see satin bower birds, wompoo fruit-doves, king parrots, glossy black cockatoos, and lyrebirds.

Nearby events

  1. Jake Clark Exhibition

    Saturday 01 September 2018 to Sunday 23 September 2018 , Dungog

    A Melbourne based graffiti artist, who uses mixed media to subversively depict iconic pop culture characters and landmark destinations. Centering around the themes of money, power and capitalism.…

    01 Sep - 23 Sep
  2. Madeleine Cruise Art Exhibition

    Saturday 01 September 2018 to Sunday 23 September 2018 , Dungog

    Through a series of still life paintings, Madeleine explores the relationships between domestic tasks and the trials and tribulations of life. "Theatre Of Objects" is a wonderfully refreshing collection of works from this artist with a str…

    01 Sep - 23 Sep
  3. Dungog Pedalfest

    Friday 21 September 2018 to Sunday 23 September 2018 , Dungog

    Dungog Pedalfest is a celebration of cycling and sociability over the second weekend in September each year! This weekend is a major fund-raising event for the local community and is proudly supported by the Rotary Club of Dungog - a cause…

    21 Sep - 23 Sep