The Big Hole Walking Track
Ngunnawal Country

1 h 30 min to 2 h 30 min

3.5 km

↑ 127 m
↓ -127 m

Hard track
Starting from Berlang Campground this track soon crosses Shoalhaven River (be ready to get your feet wet) then continues through dry eucalypt forest and nana heath all the way to The Big Hole - a roofless limestone cave which measures over 100m in depth and 50m in width. Let us begin by acknowledging the Ngunnawal people, Traditional Custodians of the land on which we travel today, and pay our respects to their Elders past and present. 
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Safer Bushwalks
Tips on staying safe on track
Before you start any bushwalk ensure you;
• Tell someone you trust where you are going and what to do if you are overdue
• Have adequate equipment, supplies, skills & knowledge for the whole journey
• Consider the impact of weather forecasts, park/track closures & fire dangers
• Can respond to emergencies & call for help at any point
• Are healthy and fit enough for this journey
If not, change plans and stay safe. It is okay to delay and ask people for help.
Getting There
Transport options and directions
Start (-35.7247871,149.6461138)
Mode Car
DirectionsFrom Cooma Road
  • Turn on to Berlang Road then drive for 800 m
Track Notes
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Turn map Directions & comments
After 75 m pass the sign (7 m on your right).
After another 140 m cross the ford (about 15 m long)
Continue another 1.5 km to find the end. Then turn around here and retrace the main route for 1.8 km to get back to the start.
A viewpoint.
About 15 m past the end is "Big Hole".
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The Big Hole Walking Track

Class 4/6
Hard track
Length 3.5 km
Time 1 h 30 min to 2 h 30 min
Quality of track Rough track, where fallen trees and other obstacles are likely (4/6)
Gradient Short steep hills (3/6)
Signage Directional signs along the way (3/6)
Infrastructure Limited facilities (such as cliffs not fenced, significant creeks not bridged) (4/6)
Experience Required Some bushwalking experience recommended (3/6)
Weather Foretasted & unexpected storms and severe weather may impact on navigation and safety (4/6)
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