Bertha's Gully Walking Track
Wiradjuri Country

2 h to 3 h

3.6 km

↑ 138 m
↓ -138 m

Hard track
Starting from Ben Halls camping area this return walk takes you through the woodland gully to Berthas Gully waterfall. Enjoy the variety of nature along the way and perhaps visit Ben Hall's Cave before returning to the camping area for lunch. Let us begin by acknowledging the Wiradjuri 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 (-33.9062238,147.9519275)
Mode Car
DirectionsFrom Mid Western Highway, B64
  • Turn on to Lynchs Road then drive for 4.3 km
  • Turn right onto Back Piney Range Road and drive for another 8.7 km
Track Notes
Turn by turn instructions & maps
Turn map Directions & comments
Find the Ben Halls Camping Area at the start.
After 70 m pass the toilet (30 m on your right).
After another 25 m continue straight.
After another 60 m pass the car park (25 m on your right).
Turn sharp left.
After another 80 m cross the ford.
After another 120 m veer right.
After another 60 m continue straight.
After another 620 m veer left.
After another 800 m cross the ford.
After another 15 m come to "Berthas Gully Waterfall".
Turn around here and retrace the main route for 1.8 km to get back to the start.
Know the Hills, grading & facilities

Bertha's Gully Walking Track

Class 4/6
Hard track
Length 3.6 km
Time 2 h to 3 h
Quality of track Rough track, where fallen trees and other obstacles are likely (4/6)
Gradient Short steep hills (3/6)
Signage Minimal directional signs (4/6)
Infrastructure Limited facilities (such as cliffs not fenced, significant creeks not bridged) (4/6)
Experience Required No experience required (2/6)
Weather Foretasted & unexpected storms and severe weather may impact on navigation and safety (4/6)

Some facilities on route
Camp site: There is one 0 m from the start.

Toilet: There is one 70 m from the start.

Order of key facilities on route
ItemFrom StartName & link to notes
Camp site
0 mBen Halls Camping Area
70 m[toilet]
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