Useful websites and telephone numbers
Bushwalking NSW
  • Info about all NSW National Parks
  • Short walks in NSW and other states
  • Bushwalking clubs
  • Gear advice(footwear, clothes, weather protection, first aid, suppliers)
  • Safety information(weather, fires, navigation, rescue)
  • Conservation
  • The Bushwalker and Newsletter archives
Transport Info Line

Phone: 131 500 (6:00am-10:00pm daily)
  • Plan your trip (train, bus, ferry, light rail)
  • Timetables and maps
  • Status reports for all transport modes
  • Live Traffic NSW links
Sydney Trains
  • Train Timetables
  • Plan your trip
  • Trackwork and Service Interruptions
Sydney Buses
  • Timetables and route maps
  • Plan your trip
  • Email updates
Sydney Ferries Corporation
  • Plan your trip
  • Timetables
  • Service interruptions
Bureau of Meteorology
  • Weather forecasts and weather warnings
  • UV and sun protection forecasts
  • Environmental info
NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service

Phone: 1300 361 967 (Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm, Sat-Sun 9:30am - 4:30pm)
  • Walking tracks in NSW National Parks
  • Fires, floods and park closures information
  • Facilities, accommodation, guided tours
  • Australia‚Äôs National Parks information
  • Conservation issues including threatened species and native vegetation
  • Environmental issues
NSW Rural Fire Service
  • Major fire updates
  • Fires near you
  • Emergency information
  • Hazard reductions
  • Home fire safety
  • Fact Sheets
  • Bushwalks in NSW
  • Campsites
  • Bushwalking books, newsletter
  • Maps, tracks
Walking Coastal Sydney
  • Download maps and brochures for various harbour and coastal walks