Mount Royal National Park

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Mount Royal National Park
New South Wales
IUCN category II (national park)
Mount Royal - eucalytus forest 2.jpg
Eucalyptus on a steep ridge near Mount Royal
Mount Royal National Park is located in New South Wales
Mount Royal National Park
Mount Royal National Park
Coordinates 32°12′1″S 151°19′25″E / 32.20028°S 151.32361°E / -32.20028; 151.32361Coordinates: 32°12′1″S 151°19′25″E / 32.20028°S 151.32361°E / -32.20028; 151.32361
Established 1 January 1997 (1997-01-01)[1]
Area 69 km2 (26.6 sq mi)[1]
Managing authorities NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service
Website Mount Royal National Park
See also Protected areas of
New South Wales

The Mount Royal National Park is a protected national park located in the Hunter region of New South Wales, Australia. Gazetted in 1997, the 6,920-hectare (17,100-acre) park is situated approximately 187 kilometres (116 mi) north of Sydney.

The park is part of the Barrington Tops group World Heritage Site Gondwana Rainforests of Australia inscribed in 1986[2] and added to the Australian National Heritage List in 2007.[3]

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  1. ^ a b "Mount Royal National Park". Office of Environment and Heritage. Government of New South Wales. Retrieved 10 September 2014. 
  2. ^ "Gondwana Rainforests of Australia". Department of the Environment. Australian Government. Retrieved 10 September 2014. 
  3. ^ "Gondwana Rainforests of Australia, Lismore, NSW, Australia". Australian Heritage Database: Department of the Environment. Australian Government. 2014. Retrieved 10 September 2014.