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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  • August 16, 2017
    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 »
  • July 24, 2017
    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 »
  • July 23, 2017
    We were driving to Denman from Mudgee and chose the Bylong Valley route so that we could do this walk. The 4kms in is easy. Flat with the occasional small undulation. Whilst the stands of grass trees ...  more »
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  • April 15, 2017
    Knock off work and take the homewreakers up for a root

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