The Olney State Forest is an ideal place for camping and picnicking. The perfect getaway for nature lovers, the forest has several camping areas and nature trails suitable walking and biking. The Pines Picnic area, which is the most popular area in the forest, has a trail that leads to the Abbot Falls. The Casuarina Camping Area accommodates caravans and trailers and is located close to several trails. The Rock Lily Trail is a picturesque walk among rock lilies, geebungs and ferns. The Basin Camping area is open and grassy with easy access and a flowing creek that can be used for swimming in warmer months.
Olney State Forest Travel Tips
- The trails are not maintained and visitors are advised to be cautious.
- Ensure you carry enough food, refreshments and other important supplies.
- Wear comfortable shoes and clothing that is weather appropriate.
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91.35% of people who visit Cessnock include Olney State Forest in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
33.33% of people start their Olney State Forest visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 8 Hrs to see Olney State Forest
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Olney State Forest
Olney State Forest Reviews & Ratings
Is this where the rock pools suppose to be, the only water we found was at basin campground and that didn't look nice, lots of mossiesAnswer Report Abuse