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About Coastal Survivors Walk, D'Entrecasteaux NP
The Coastal Survivors Walk takes walkers away from Point D'Entrecasteaux car park down a winding path toward the Windy Harbour Town Centre. Passing interpretive information along the way telling the stories of the rich indigenous history of the National Park and then elaborating on the several explorers who ventured along the Southern Forests. After circling around the point walkers will descend onto Cathedral Rock Beach and from a boardwalk have views out the this giant rock formation. Meander along the sand dunes for a final one kilometre, then you'll arrive at the Windy Harbour Car Park and Boat Ramp.
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Time / Duration
Allow 2 hours return
3.2km one way
What To Pack
Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities) required.
What To Pack
Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities)
- Full large water bottle per person.
- Sun hat or bike helmet (compulsory in WA).
- Sunglasses, sunscreen (30+) and insect repellant.
- Clothes to suit the activity and potential weather conditions (See suggestions below).
- Binoculars and camera (optional).
D’Entrecasteaux National Park is a remote area and visitors should come prepared.
Coastal risks include king waves, tidal surges and cliff collapses. Lives have been lost along this coast so please take care in and around the water.
Mobile phone communication in the park is generally poor and should not be relied upon. Be aware that you need mobile coverage to contact emergency services on 000. Ensure you monitor mobile phone signal while in the park and seek high points in the landscape to aid communication
Best time of year
All year around
National Park fees
Approximately 4.5 hour drive from Perth, 20 minute drive from Northcliffe 2WD
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