Cape Hawke lookout

Positioned right at the northern end of the national park, this superb lookout is worth every step of the 500m hike through regenerating littoral rainforest. Pull on your walking shoes and bring some binoculars and a camera – after approximately 420 steps you’ll reach an 8.4m tower with 360-degree views of the surrounding area.

There’s Booti Booti to the south, and Wallingat National Park beyond and slightly to the west. On a clear day you can even see as far as Barrington Tops and Crowdy Bay National Park.

Birdwatching is wonderful year-round here, with pelicans and terns in great abundance, but winter holds an extra special surprise – whales break the sur

Nearby events

  1. Fred Williams Aquatic Festival

    Friday 05 July 2019 to Sunday 07 July 2019 , Forster

    Power boat circuit racing of different classes from juniors of eight years old to senior drivers and ski racing in a circuit on Wallis Lake and out in the ocean. Offshore superboats and water ski racing boats and circuit power boats.…

    05 Jul - 07 Jul