"Forest Of Tranquility" Ourimbah Things to Do Tip by cybergenic

Ourimbah Things to Do: 1 reviews and 3 photos

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Just as the name suggests, this privately owned and maintained rainforest is one of the last remaining in Sydney.
Only 60 minutes drive from Sydney city, this true Australian rainforest hosts almost 200 species of rainforest flora and sanctuary to more than 126 species of native birds.

Open Wednesday to Sunday and all public holidays from 10am to 5pm.

Entry fees: Adult $12.00, Concession $10.00, Child (7-16) $6.00, Child (0-6) free, Family (2 adults, 2 children) $30.00. For Group Bookings please call Amber on 0416 210 292

Visiting tips
Other than picnicking, this can be viewed as an outdoor experience, so they suggest you bring a change of familiar shoes, jumper and disposable raincoat (they also sell raincoats). The forest walk is ecologically sustainable with outdoor foot access only (no wheel or motor access).

Ranger Bird Feeding
Sydney's Best Rainforest
5km natural Forest Walks
Covered Picnic Area
Gas Token BBQs
Light Refreshments
Function Centre
Education Centre
Natural Lighting area
A designated ball play area

Very educational for anyone interested in natural heritage of Australian rainforests.

Address: Ourimbah Creek Road, Ourimbah, NSW Australia 2258
Directions: 4.1 km down Ourimbah Creek Road, Ourimbah. Just one hour's drive from Sydney or Newcastle. It is easy to find as it is freeway all the way and well signposted.
Phone: (02) 4362 1855
Website: http://www.australianrainforest.com.au

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  • Updated Sep 11, 2006
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