Tottenham Place to Wannagan Lookout

30 mins

900 m Return

80 m

Hard track
A steep walk from North Gosford to the top of the Rumbalara Reserve. There is some great scenery along the way, and the views from the Wannagan Lookout, back over North Gosford and the surrounding area, are great. An optional sidetrip to the bronze sculpture of Edward John Eyre adds some historic interest to the walk.

Maps for the Tottenham Place to Wannagan Lookout 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.
Gosford 1:25 000 Map Series 91312S GOSFORD NSW-91312S
Gosford 1:100 000 Map Series 9131 GOSFORD 9131

Cross sectional view of the Tottenham Place to Wannagan Lookout bushwalking track

Analysis and summary of the altitude variation on the Tottenham Place to Wannagan Lookout

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 900 m
Time 30 mins

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 Minimal directional signs (4/6)
Experience Required Some bushwalking experience recommended (3/6)
Weather Weather generally has little impact on safety (1/6)
Infrastructure Limited facilities, not all cliffs are fenced (3/6)

Some more details of this walks Grading

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


Around 250m of this walk is very steep, whilst the remaining 200m has short steep hills.

Quality of track

This whole walk, 450m follows a formed track, with some branches and other obstacles.


This whole walk, 450m has minimal directional signs.

Experience Required

This whole walk, 450m requires some bushwalking experience.


This whole walk, 450m is not usually affected by severe weather events (that would unexpectedly impact safety and navigation).


This whole walk, 450m has limited facilities (such as not all cliffs fenced).

Similar walks

A list of walks that share part of the track with the Tottenham Place to Wannagan Lookout walk.

Other Nearby walks

A list of walks that start near the Tottenham Place to Wannagan Lookout walk.

Plan your trip to and from the walk here

The Tottenham Place to Wannagan Lookout walk starts and ends at the End of Tottenham Pl (gps: -33.421418, 151.35497)
Your transport options to End of Tottenham Pl 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 Hunter weather district always check the formal BOM forecast or pdf before starting your walk.

Forecast snapshot

Park Information & Alerts



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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 :)