Bittangabee Bay picnic area to the storehouse


20 mins

715 m Circuit

32 m

Hard track
The walk to the old storehouse is an opportunity to explore some history of the region and see some fantastic rock platforms. The storehouse and wharf are perched just above the water, on the red rock of the bay. The view across the bay, with the contrast of the red rock, can be magical on sunny days. It is worth allowing time to explore the area, soaking up the natural and historical human efforts that make this area unique.

Maps for the Bittangabee Bay picnic area to the storehouse walk

You can download the PDF for this walk to print a map.
These maps below cover the walk and the wider area around the walk, they are worth carrying for safety reasons.
Kiah 1:25 000 Map Series 88231S KIAH NSW-88231S
Green Cape 1:100 000 Map Series 8923 GREEN CAPE 8923

Cross sectional view of the Bittangabee Bay picnic area to the storehouse bushwalking track

Analysis and summary of the altitude variation on the Bittangabee Bay picnic area to the storehouse

Overview of this walks grade – based on the AS 2156.1 – 2001

Under this standard, a walk is graded based on the most difficult section of the walk.

Length 715 m
Time 20 mins
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Grade 4/6



Hard track
AS 2156.1 Gradient Very steep (4/6)
Quality of track Formed track, with some branches and other obstacles (3/6)
Signs Directional signs along the way (3/6)
Experience Required No experience required (1/6)
Weather Weather generally has little impact on safety (1/6)
Infrastructure Generally useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats) (1/6)

Some more details of this walks Grading

Here is a bit more details explaining grading looking at sections of the walk

Gradient

480m of this walk has gentle hills with occasional steps and another 85m is flat with no steps. Whilst another 80m is very steep and the remaining 70m has short steep hills.

Quality of track

This whole walk, 720m follows a formed track, with some branches and other obstacles.

Signs

Around 570m of this walk has directional signs at most intersection, whilst the remaining 150m is clearly signposted.

Experience Required

This whole walk, 720m requires no previous bushwalking experience.

weather

This whole walk, 720m is not usually affected by severe weather events (that would unexpectedly impact safety and navigation).

Infrastructure

This whole walk, 720m is close to useful facilities (such as fenced cliffs and seats).

Similar walks

A list of walks that share part of the track with the Bittangabee Bay picnic area to the storehouse walk.

Other Nearby walks

A list of walks that start near the Bittangabee Bay picnic area to the storehouse walk.

Plan your trip to and from the walk here

The Bittangabee Bay picnic area to the storehouse walk starts and ends at the Bittangabee Bay Picnic Area (gps: -37.216819, 150.01486)
Your main transport option to Bittangabee Bay Picnic Area is by;
Car. A park entry fee is required for driving into the park.
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Fire Danger

Each park may have its own fire ban, this rating is only valid for today and is based on information from the RFS Please check the RFS Website for more information.

Weather Forest

This walk starts in the South Coast weather district always check the formal BOM forecast or pdf before starting your walk.

Forecast snapshot

Park Information & Alerts

Comments

 


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Gallery images
There are other downloads I am still working on.
You will probably need to login to access these — still all free.
* KML (google earth file)
* GPX (GPS file)

Special Maps/ brochures
* A3 topo maps
* PDF with Lands Topo map base
* PDF with arial image (and map overlay)
I wanted to get the main site live first, this extra stuff will come in time.
Happy walking
Matt :)