National Parks Association of NSW: Links Page
Bushwalking Canyoning
Conservation Friends
Government Where to go

NPANSW home page

Where to go

Information to help you choose which park to visit in NSW.

Information to help you choose which park to visit in Australia.

Blue Mountains Tourist Information and more

Heathcote National Park

The Australian Alps National Parks: Info and pictures on Victoria, NSW and the ACT's alpine parks. If this doesn't work then try here: Alternative address

Australian Wilderness Gallery

National Parks in South Eastern NSW

The University of New England National Parks page.

Barrington Tops to Myall Lakes walking route

North East NSW Parks and Reserves (Trip report by B. Everingham, July 1999)

Abercrombie, Borenore, Jenolan and Wombeyan Caves What better way to spend a few days relaxing, than to leisurely explore the rich countryside bordering the western side of the Blue Mountains? The round trip for the "Four Cave Tour" provides an ideal opportunity to absorb the wealth of breathtaking scenery in this part of New South Wales. (added 30/4/00)

Australian Geographic Place Names(Gazetteer)
Australian Coastal Atlas (Can also be used to print maps of inland areas)


Conservation Organizations

The National Parks Association of NSW site contains resources for those interested in park management as well as information on bushwalking and all sorts of other good stuff, including this page. A partial alphabetical index is here. You can also send us an Email.

The Nature Conservation Council of NSW is an umbrella body for non-government natural environment bodies. You can also send them an Email.

Most other states have a national parks association. Some with web pages include:

The Colong Foundation for Wilderness (25 July 2000)

Australian Conservation Foundation

Total Environment Centre Toxic chemicals in your environment, and more to come. (Down, 30/4/00)

Southern Forests Resources News of SEFA campaign to save what's left of the forests in south-east NSW. (added 30/4/00)

Sutherland Shire Environment Centre have a site devoted to Towra Point Nature Reserve

"We at Hawkesbury-Nepean Catchment Management Trust are currently updating our website. Our site contains information regarding environmental issues such as water quality in areas which may be of interest to you." (added 25 February 1999)

"ADI residents action group website is now on line. we would be pleased if you could link our site to yours thankyou." (added 10 September 1999)

Australian rivers compilation and reference to Internet information about rivers to assist all those seeking to preserve and publicize Australia's Rivers. (added 29 October 1999)

Can we, the National Parks Foundation of SA Inc get our website address added to your links page please? (added 16 November 1999)

Friends of Quarantine Station: Manly Quarantine Station Manly Quarantine Station is located on North Head in Sydney Harbour, Australia. It is in a spectacular position on a headland with views across to the city of Sydney. (added 3 March 2000)

IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas web site for the Australia and New Zealand Region. The site has been established in cooperation with the University of Qld. (added 4 April 2000)

ECOFORESTRY at RMIT: educational services for community forest management; research consultants; organise talks, workshops and conferences on ecoforestry principles and practices. (added 13 February 2002)

Protectors of Public Lands (Feb 2003)

Red Gum Bushland Committee (Berowra Valley) (June 2003)



For a complete list see the Confederation of Bushwalkers.

The National Parks Association of NSW

Sydney University Bushwalkers

Bushwalking in Australia (includes states other than NSW)

The Australian (actually very east coast) Bushwalking News Group.
. . . . . . . . . aus.bushwalking archive of above

Danny Yee's Australian Bushwalking Page

The Dave Noble Bushwalking page

Richard Merry's Bushwalking Page

Anthony Dunk's Colo River Page a couple of photos and some good sketches.

Geoff Wise's Wonders

Forty walks in the Canberra ACT region

Denis Evans has produced a Web page, "WGS 84 Coordinates of some South East Australian mountains and trailheads", apparently from trips he has done. It can be found at 16/5/00)

Day walks in Kanangra (added 30/8/00)

"The site is named after Mt Cloudmaker in the Kanangra-Boyd National Park, and features photographs from around Australia, including the wilderness of Tasmania's Cradle Mountain & the Southwest, Sydney's rugged Kanangra-Boyd and Blue Mountains, the Kosciuzsko and Alpine National Parks, Queensland's Fraser Island and, in the far north, Cape Tribulation and the Daintree. I hope, in showcasing some of the remarkable wilderness we are lucky enough to still enjoy in this country, that I might contribute in some small way to its protection." (added 20/1/01)



NPA members will be aware of the canyon trips that show up from time-to-time in our field activities program. For those who want to learn more about Blue Mountains canyons, we recommend both the David Nobles' canyoning pages.

The Dave Noble Canyon page
The Dave Noble Canyon page



NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service

Bushcare Network (10 August 2002)

DUAP list of REPs SEPPs and EISs on exibition with closing date for comment; other general infomation about DUAP

Enviroment Protection Authority

Earth Works community waste minimisation education programme.

Australian Environment On-line is managed by ERIN, located in the Australian Department of the Environment, Sport and Territories. (Down, 30/4/00)

World heritage areas in Australia (Down, 30/4/00)

Centennial Parklands Online


Other friends etc.

For NPA branches that have their own web pages and/or E-mail addresses see the NPANSW branch list.

Canberra Bushwalking Club

IUCN, The World Conservation Union
Mountain Forum, international mountain conservation, ICUN related

GREEN GAMES WATCH 2000: GGW2000 is Australia's non-government environmental "watchdog" for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. It is a coalition of major national and state environment groups, including NPA. It is working towards an environmentally responsible Olympic Games in Australia.E-mail to GGW2000. E-mail to NPA rep. on GGW2000 (John Clarke)

Kosciuszko Cross Country Skiers Inc (KCros) focuses on the issues of services and facilities for all cross country skiers in Kosciuszko Natiuonal Park. KCros is represented on various consultative committees set up by the NPWS. (Added 6/7/2000)

Action for Public Transport(added 10/4/2000)
The Nick Possum Home Page (added 10/4/2000)

Cool it! ClimateAction Network Australia Cool it! - Climate Action Network Australia(added 20/10/2000)

The University of New England mountaineers page.

Canberra Cross-country Ski Club
Hi, my name is Sarah Mazlin and I frequently advertise in your journal. We run inexpensive, coach camping tours for Bushwalkers, bird watchers and native plant enthusiasts. We have always got a great repsonse from your journal. I was wondering if you could take a few minutes out of your busy schedule and take a look at our website:, I hope that you will find it an intersting link to add to your page.(added 16/6/2001)
Hi, my company, Lyn Taylor's Adventure Travel is a regular advertiser in the National Parks Journal. I wish to be linked to the NPA website. My business web address is
Regards, Lyn Taylor
. (added 30/9/2003)
Japanese list of walking "trails" world wide
Home Page of Japanese walking trail group
The Paralysis Tick (Ixodes holocyclus) of Australia home page

Birdwatching in Mindanao

Walking Britain (added 16/3/00)

Korean Wetlands Alliance

ABC Bird Identifier

"We know you've never needed one, but just in case ...."

(added 12/2/03)

Grand Teton National Park - Wyoming USA (added 11/2/04)

Barchester Towers Railway, just for fun


Search engines and public directories

Earthlink Logo"Combining Australia's Eco-friendly and Natural Health Search Engine and Directory"

Amazing Environmental Organization WebDirectory (USA & some other)

If you can't find what you need on this page, try Manfred's links page.


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