Newnes Plateau Cliffs - NSW

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Position

DEG: -33.293346 150.22554
DMS: 33º 17' 36.05" S 150º 13' 31.94" E
UTM: 56 H 6312757mN 241642mE
Altitude: 1006.69m

Description

Address & Contact

Secret Crag Rd
Newnes Plateau NSW 2790
Phone: +612 6336 6200
Email: npws.kanangra@environment.nsw.gov.au
Web: https://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/things-to-do/adventure-sports-experiences/the-newnes-plateau-cliffs

Information

For self-reliant walkers, climbers and mountain bikers, Newnes Plateau is a wonderland of challenging experiences and awe-inspiring views. While you’re here, you’ll catch breathtaking views of the meandering Wolgan River, the high mesas of Pantoneys Crown and Donkey Mountain, and the stunning rock formations that Gardens of Stone is famous for. Deep in the bush you’ll see a wonderful variety of habitats including alpine grasses and dwarf heath, and the magnificent eucalypts recognised by the area’s World Heritage listing. You’ll also enjoy a fantastic array of birdlife as well as kangaroos, wallabies, and gliders moving through the bush around you.You’ll need to bring all provisions for your activity and overnight stays in Gardens of Stone National Park. You should be an experienced walker, climber, canyoner or trail bike rider to undertake these activities at Newnes Plateau. Remember to take your binoculars if you want to birdwatch.This park is in a remote location, so please make sure you’re well-prepared, bring appropriate clothing and equipment and advise a family member or friend of your travel plans. Things to take: Sunscreen, hat, drinking water, cooking water, topographic map, compass, gps.Pets not permitted.
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Closest Weather Station

Lithgow at 13/09:00am EST
Distance from Newnes Plateau Cliffs 22.23km SW
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
3.8°C0.8°C79%0.6°ChPa0.8mmS6km/hr
3knots
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Closest Climatic Station

Mount Boyce Aws
Distance from Newnes Plateau Cliffs 36.41km S
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C23.822.720.317.013.510.19.311.314.617.419.922.1
Mean Min. °C13.113.211.28.66.13.72.53.05.47.49.711.3
Mean Rain mm116.8129.2104.558.061.575.643.851.556.768.5104.683.0

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