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Coral Coast Pathways (Woodgate Beach Section)
2 Hours 50 Minutes / 14 Kilometres



Description

The southern section of the Coral Coast Pathways ventures through Woodgate Beach. Begining at the only approach into the township from Goodwood Road along Woodgate Road. Following the beachfront past Woodgate Beach Park and Banksia Park ending at the mouth of the Burrum River within the Woodgate Beach section of the Burrum Coast National Park

Journey Details

Duration2 Hours 50 MinutesItinerary TypeLand
Distance14 KilometresItinerary RouteOne Way
Mode of TravelCar
Walk
Level of DifficultyLevel of difficulty - Suitable for the disabled with assistance

Facilities

  • BBQ Facilities
    BBQ Facilities
  • Cafe
    Cafe
  • Car park
    Car park
  • Picnic Area
    Picnic Area
  • Public toilet
    Public toilet

Activities

  • Animal Watching
    Animal Watching
  • BBQ Facilities
    BBQ Facilities
  • Fishing
    Fishing
  • Swimming
    Swimming
  • Walking
    Walking
  • Self-Guided
    Self-Guided


Coral Coast Pathways (Woodgate Beach Section) Full Itinerary

Woodgate Beach Information Nodes

Driving into Woodgate you will come across the Woodgate Information Nodes (on Woodgate Road), a great place to stop to collect information and maps on Woodgate and the Burrum Coast National Park to ensure you make the most of your visit.


Route Details

Duration: 12 Mins
Distance: 989 Metres
Mode of Travel: Walk
Route Type: One Way

Experiences
  • Beach
    Beach


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 1



Woodgate Beach Park

Where Woodgate Road opens out onto the Esplande, the park is an ideal spot to have a picnic or to simply kick back and enjoy the sea breeze. From the park you can walk north along the coastal pathway to the Woodgate Beach Boat Ramp or south passing the Woodgate Community Park and Recreational Hub, Banksia Park to the end of Barramundi Drive.


Route Details

Duration: 38 Mins
Distance: 3 Kilometres
Mode of Travel: Walk
Route Type: One Way
Suggested Stops:
- Woodgate Community Park & Recreational Hub

Experiences
  • Beach
    Beach


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 1



Banksia Park

Further south is the charming and well shaded Banksia Park. The park is a welcome haven for families with lots of large shady trees and ample green space for the kids to run and play as well as playgrounds and picnic facilities.


Route Details

Duration: 20 Mins
Distance: 1 Kilometres
Mode of Travel: Walk
Route Type: One Way
Suggested Stops:
- Banksia Park

Experiences
  • Beach
    Beach


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 1



Woodgate Section Burrum Coast National Park Walking Trails

As Woodgate is surrounded by National Park, why not take in the opportunity to enjoy the several walking trails on offer ranging from the short Board Walk (800 metres return) which is accessible by wheel chair to the longer Melaleuca track (12.3 kilometres return).


Route Details

Duration: 1 Hr 42 Mins
Distance: 8 Kilometres
Mode of Travel: Walk
Route Type: One Way

Experiences
  • Beach
    Beach
  • Fishing
    Fishing
  • Wildlife
    Wildlife


Level of Difficulty
Level of difficulty - 3




Driving Directions

1 - Woodgate Beach Information Nodes
Start from:LOT 4 Woodgate Road, Woodgate QLD 4660, Australia
End at:2 Theodolite Creek Road, Woodgate QLD 4660, Australia
Distance:1.8 km
Duration:2 mins
Directions:
  1. Head northeast on Woodgate Rd toward Lorikeet Ave
  2. Turn left onto Esplanade
  3. Continue onto Theodolite Creek Rd
    Destination will be on the left
2 - Woodgate Beach Park
Start from:2 Theodolite Creek Road, Woodgate QLD 4660, Australia
End at:62 Esplanade, Woodgate QLD 4660, Australia
Distance:3.2 km
Duration:6 mins
Directions:
  1. Head southeast on Theodolite Creek Rd toward First Ave
  2. Continue onto Esplanade
    Destination will be on the right
3 - Banksia Park
Start from:62 Esplanade, Woodgate QLD 4660, Australia
End at:15 Barramundi Drive, Woodgate QLD 4660, Australia
Distance:1.7 km
Duration:5 mins
Directions:
  1. Head southeast on Esplanade toward Ninth Ave
  2. Turn right onto Twelfth Ave
  3. Take the 1st left onto Mackerel St
  4. Take the 1st left onto Barramundi Drive
    Destination will be on the right
4 - Woodgate Section Burrum Coast National Park Walking Trails
Start from:15 Barramundi Drive, Woodgate QLD 4660, Australia
End at:Burrum Point Campground Road, Burrum Coast National Park, Woodgate QLD 4660, Australia
Distance:8.5 km
Duration:20 mins
Directions:
  1. Head northwest on Barramundi Drive toward Flounder St
  2. Take the 1st left onto Flounder St
  3. Slight right onto Mackerel St
  4. Turn left toward Walkers Point Rd
  5. Turn left onto Walkers Point Rd
  6. Sharp left onto Burrum Point Campground Rd

Other Information


Visit our Driving Safety and Advice page for more information or the RACQ website for the latest road conditions.

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