Headland Track / Resolute Loop

Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park
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The Resolute Track at far end of West Head provides access secluded beaches, a number of interesting aboriginal sites in the area and numerous lookouts. It's a good walk in summer as you can stop for a swim at West Head Beach, Resolute Beach or Great Mackerel Beach.

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Getting there

Park at Resolute Picnic Area on West Head Rd, Ku-Ring-Gai Chase NSW.


Ku-ring-gai & Berowra Valley Visitor Guide (from Info Centre). Tracks are well sign-posted.

Route/Trail notes

Signage on the walk is fairly good. For detailed directions see links below or attached GPS file. 


A park entry fee is required for driving into the park.  This was $12 as of 2016.

Other References





GPS Tracks


Fantastic walk with lots of great views.

Hannah Markwell on 30 May, 2021

Fairly easy. Plenty to see: aboriginal artwork, Resolute Beach has its own waterfall, and West Head lookout has an amazing view of Barrenjoey Lighthouse and surrounds.

rob.bushman on 16 Jan, 2016


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