Quibray Bay viewing platform

Download & Print Map and Notes

10 mins

42 m One way

0 m

Very easy
This short and easy walk to to the Quibray Bay viewing/lookout platform provides some lovely views and opportunities for bird watching. The platforms give you views across the heart of the very special Towra Point Nature Reserve. The nature reserve, very close to Sydney and most of it is closed to the public to protect the very fragile ecosystems and the resting area for migratory birds. This walk is a gives to views that most Sydneysiders never see.

Maps for the Quibray Bay viewing platform 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.
Port Hacking 1:25 000 Map Series 91294N PORT HACKING NSW-91294N
Port Hacking 1:100 000 Map Series 9129 PORT HACKING 9129

Cross sectional view of the Quibray Bay viewing platform bushwalking track

Analysis and summary of the altitude variation on the Quibray Bay viewing platform

Accessibility summary information for the Quibray Bay viewing platform

Parking: There are 0 designated accessible parking areas on this walk.
Toilets: There are 0 designated accessible toilets on this walk.
Seats: There are 0 places to sit on this walk.
Hazards: There are 0 specific noteable accessability related hazards on this walk.

Accessibility Details


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 42 m
Time 10 mins
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Grade 1/6



Very easy
AS 2156.1 Gradient Flat, no steps (1/6)
Quality of track Smooth and hardened path (1/6)
Signs Clearly signposted (1/6)
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

This whole walk, 40m is flat with no steps.

Quality of track

This whole walk, 40m follows a smooth and hardened path.

Signs

This whole walk, 40m is clearly signposted.

Experience Required

This whole walk, 40m requires no previous bushwalking experience.

weather

This whole walk, 40m is not usually affected by severe weather events (that would unexpectedly impact safety and navigation).

Infrastructure

This whole walk, 40m 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 Quibray Bay viewing platform walk.

Other Nearby walks

A list of walks that start near the Quibray Bay viewing platform walk.

Plan your trip to and from the walk here

The Quibray Bay viewing platform walk starts at the Captain Cook Dr (gps: -34.025, 151.18268)
Your transport options to Captain Cook Dr are by;
Bus. (get details)
Car. There is free parking available.
(get details)



The Quibray Bay viewing platform ends at the Quibray Bay Viewing Platform (gps: -34.024648, 151.18257)
Your transport options to Quibray Bay Viewing Platform are by;
Bus. (get details)
Car. There is free parking available.
(get details)


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 Metropolitan weather district always check the formal BOM forecast or pdf before starting your walk.

Forecast snapshot

Park Information & Alerts

Comments

 


Short URL = http://wild.tl/qbvp


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 :)