Budderoo National Park
|Budderoo National Park|
|State||New South Wales|
|Nearest town or city||Wollongong|
|Area||7,219 ha (17,840 acres)|
|Established||3 October 1986|
|Managing authorities||National Parks & Wildlife Service|
|Website||Budderoo National Park|
The Budderoo National Park is a 7,219-hectare (17,840-acre) national park that is located in the Illawarra region of New South Wales, Australia; situated approximately 99 kilometres (62 mi) south southwest of Sydney.
Location and features
The National Parks & Wildlife Service–managed park is best known for the timber boardwalk through the Minnamurra rainforest. The park features waterfalls, picnic and barbecue areas, a visitors centre.
Budderoo is part of the 7,334-hectare (18,120-acre) Budderoo and Barren Grounds Important Bird Area which contains large numbers of endangered Eastern Bristlebirds, as well as smaller numbers of Pilotbirds and Rockwarblers, in a mosaic of sandstone heath and eucalypt woodland habitats.
- "Visitor Guide: South Coast highlights". National Parks & Wildlife Service (PDF). Government of New South Wales. p. 56. Retrieved 17 May 2014.
- "IBA: Budderoo & Barren Grounds". Birdata. Birds Australia. Retrieved 7 June 2011.
- "Map of Budderoo National Park, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 17 May 2014.
- "Budderoo National Park". Office of Environment and Heritage. Government of New South Wales.
- "Budderoo National Park". National Parks & Wildlife Service. Government of New South Wales.
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