New England National Park - NSW National Parks and Wildlife

This is an assisted wheelchair accessible national park.The pathway to the lookout is 140 metres in length and 1.5 metres in width. The surface is bitumen and finished with a 7mm diameter aggregate. The path has a maximum gradient of 1/12 and there are 1.5 metre flat rest sections every 9 metres. for most of its length there is a timber safety rail on the downhill side of the path with a top rail of .95 metres and a knee rail of .4 metres above the ground. The entry on to the platform is flat. The platform has a timber deck with a gap of up to 1cm between planks. The safety rail is timber and pool mesh 1.0 metres high. The remainder of the path to the northern platform and back to the carpark is not barrier free, there are a number of steps and gradients up to 1/8.

Contact
Contact name: 
Kathryn Wood
Rainforest Centre Manager
Phone 1: 
(02) 6657 2309
Fax: 
(02) 6657 2145
Address
Postal Address: 
C/- Dorrigo National Park
PO Box 170
DORRIGO
2453
Access
Access facilities: 
Accessible parking, accessible toilets, ramp from carpark, access to shelter shed, access to southern lookout platform
Opening hours: 
9.00am to 5.00pm seven day/week (except Christmas Day)
Disabilities: 
All disabilities
Activities: 
Discovery walks, talks & tours
Service details
Fees: 
None
Funding: 
State Government
Publications: 
Brochures
Resources: 
Guides, school education groups

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