We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Spiritual Land & Wildlife

I did this by myself in the peak of summer which I wouldn’t recommend for the faint hearted. Around... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
Gemma H
,
Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
via mobile
Rock Art

About 75 kms from Bourke. The last 25-30kms is dirt road suitable for four wheel drive. Two wheel... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
debmar57
,
Moffat Beach, Australia
via mobile
Read all 12 reviews
50
All photos (50)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good51%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“actual site”(2 reviews)
“dirt road”(3 reviews)
“national park”(5 reviews)
About
The ancient petroglyph rock art is located within Gundabooka National Park 20 kms off Kidman Way on sandy dirty track that is marked by National Parks & Wildlife Service (NPWS) signs to the Mulgowan carpark & picnic site. From here a marked NPWS...more
Contact
Kidman Way | Gundabooka National Park, Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
Improve This Listing
Reviews (12)
Filter reviews
12 results
Traveller rating
5
6
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
5
6
1
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews actual site dirt road national park well worth the visit sedan goats land birdman 2wd corrugated spiritual pathway bush signposted wildlife track picnic
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 12 reviews
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I did this by myself in the peak of summer which I wouldn’t recommend for the faint hearted. Around an hours drive from the town of Bourke. This is one of the first sites you will see signposted after you enter the entrance to Gundabooka...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This is a hard one to rate. Having seen excellent Aboriginal Rock Art in Kakadu, was underwhelmed by Mulgowan. Firstly details on the drive in. If only doing this site, and travelling from Bourke, you will spend more time in the car driving than you...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Emanpee
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

About 75 kms from Bourke. The last 25-30kms is dirt road suitable for four wheel drive. Two wheel drive could do the road but would be considerably slower as road is good in places but can be rocky and corrugated. Art was about 1.5 km...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank debmar57
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

The rock art is accessed from Mitchell Highway, about 50 km south of Bourke. There is about 25 km of good unsealed road - we had no difficulty with our medium size AWD SUV - I think normal sedans would have little difficulty in dry...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank LindsayMann
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Parks have put in a very good walking track to the site. Not a long walk but very rewarding. Spring flowers were all coming through. Good picnic and other facilities.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Graham C
Reviewed 29 July 2015

We went here on a beautiful sunny Winters day. It was also great for me as it was my first red dirt road, which I had been dying to drive on. The road was very good, very few bumps but I think it had been...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank brenny
Reviewed 13 November 2014

The art work here was well preserved and the walk was very pleasant. Just ensure you take water with you. It was very warm when we were here and proper shoes, water and a hat were definitely well used! The surrounding area was lovely. We...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Katherine J
Reviewed 1 April 2014

This is an easy day trip from Bourke, well signposted walking trails in the park and very good rock art. Quite a few campers in the park. We didn't choose that option, having stayed beforehand at Trilby Station near Louth, an excellent farmstay on the...More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank Billyfromsydney
Reviewed 15 October 2013

This site is well worth the visit. Toilet and picnic area at car park & a short walk to the site. The Rock Art was beautiful to see and the pathway to the site is well designed and maintained. It's an easy walk that I...More

Date of experience: September 2013
3  Thank SusanWollongong
Reviewed 19 July 2012

Approx 1hr drive sth of Bourke along Kidman Highway. Well sign posted. Road in National park is dirt. Road not usable by car if wet. On arrival at parking area, a short 20min walk to rock art up gentle slope, beautiful scenery. Ensure you take...More

Date of experience: July 2012
1  Thank Geoff C
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
Major Mitchell Motel
72 reviews
23.49 km away
Bourke Riverside Motel
200 reviews
23.93 km away
BackO'Bourke Motel
41 reviews
27.56 km away
Back o Bourke Motel
2 reviews
27.65 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 11 nearby restaurants
Diggers on the Darling
201 reviews
23.85 km away
North Bourke Roadhouse
5 reviews
27.56 km away
Little Birdy
74 reviews
23.88 km away
Bourke Bowling Club Chinese Restaurant
130 reviews
23.77 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 11 nearby attractions
Back O'Bourke Exhibition Centre
207 reviews
24.74 km away
Back O' Bourke Gallery
14 reviews
27.91 km away
Bourke Historic Cemetery
58 reviews
22.41 km away
Bourke Historic Wharf
79 reviews
23.95 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
C7612BPjohna
26 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from LindsayMann | Reviewed this property |
Check the park website. I believe pets are prohibited.
0
Votes