Booroomba Rocks

Booroomba Rocks

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Note: The road to Booroomba Rocks Carpark is currently closed to all vehicles. To walk to Booroomba Rocks you will need to park at the Honeysuckle campground and follow the Australian Alps Walking Track. The trail begins to the right of the BBQ shelter. This is now a 10.5km return walk.

Booroomba Rocks in Namadgi National Park offers stunning views of Canberra and across the Brindabella Ranges. Wander through tall forests and take the walking track up a short steep incline to experience panoramic vistas from the top of massive granite cliffs.

If you’re feeling adventurous, take the 10.5-kilometre return trip from the Honeysuckle Campground. You'll need to search for the Australian Alps Walking Trailhead closest to the campground, but this walk in the Australian bush is also well worth the effort.

Visit the Namadgi National Park Visitors Centre for the latest track conditions, weather updates, local information and detailed maps before embarking on any bushwalk. Hot and cold drinks and snacks are also available.
  • Tall granite cliffs at dusk
    Booroomba Rocks at dusk
  • View of Booroomba Rocks
    Booroomba Rocks (Detail). Photo courtesy of Barry Armstead
  • View from Booroomba Rocks on a clear winter day
    View from Booroomba Rocks on a clear winter day
  • Booroomba Rocks with views to the Brindabella Ranges
    Booroomba Rocks. Photos courtesy of Barry Armstead

DETAILS

Location

Booroomba Rocks

Naas Road, Tharwa, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Features

Family Friendly

Reviews

TripAdvisor traveller rating

BASED ON 88 REVIEWS

Ranked #35 of 225 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

“Stunning view after a solid uphill walk”

Reviewed on 25/08/2019

It says the walk to the top is about 30 minutes and for once it is right. It’s quite a strenuous walk up but you can stop and and catch your breath but no seats. But the view at the top is...

Review by

Patrick O

“Worth the hike”

Reviewed on 19/06/2019

This track is easy to hike into there are some steep rocks but only minor. This is worth the hike as when you get to the top it will be a breath taking view.

Review by

luigi_ramosss

“Enjoy the quiet and beauty of the bush”

Reviewed on 30/05/2019

This walk is beautiful. Parts of the track are easy to navigate other require some care. Stop along the track and immerse yourself in the quiet. you may here the sounds of lyre birds and even be...

Review by

Judyth S

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