Munghorn Gap Nature Reserve, Mudgee

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The Munghorn Gap Nature Reserve is a protected nature reserve that is located in the Central Tablelands region of New South Wales, in eastern Australia. The 5934ha reserve is situated on the Great Dividing Range, north-east of Mudgee. The Castle Rocks walking trail reveals pagoda-like sandstone formations.Flora and faunaMany plants and animals are at their eastern or westernmost points of natural distribution. The reserve is situated at one of the lowest points of the Great Divide. The streams forming from the east reach the Hunter River, and those from the west eventually flow to the Darling River.The flora of the area is an interesting combination of the moist mountain plants and those of the drier western plains. Vegetation is mostly dominated by Eucalyptus and Callitris pine.The reserve is particularly noted for the high bird diversity. It lies within the Mudgee-Wollar Important Bird Area, so identified by BirdLife International because of its importance for the endangered regent honeyeater.
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  • Although some reviews are stating that they did not see any wildlife the bush and the birds are spectacular and quite different to other bush walks in this area.. I walked this track with my 5 & 6 yea...  more »
  • It was a good level bushwalk 4 klms each way not a lot to see on the track it is when you get near the end of the forward trip and see the lack of signage which disappointed us. About 150 mtrs from th...  more »
  • We left Mudgee and went home the "back way" via Wollar rd. A beautiful scenic drive, absolutely beautiful. Highly recommended to do it at least once in your life to see the natural beauty of this area...  more »
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