Myall Lakes

Mucking around in boats

Daniel Scott is surrounded by mirror images as he explores a national park – by houseboat.

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Point duty ... the cottage at Sugarloaf Point lighthouse.

Shelter in the wild

Penny Watson tracks down some of the best places to stay in NSW national parks and nature reserves.

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Houseboats at Bulahdelah - a popular entry to the Myall Lakes

Myall Lakes - Places to See

Myall Lakes
Beautiful and underdeveloped area of lakes and coastal waterways north of Sydney
'Myall' is an Aboriginal word meaning 'wild'. It was apparently applied by Europeans to Aborigines who had had no contact with whites. While European contact with the area has become constant and extensive, particularly since Myall Lakes National Park was declared in 1972, there is still considerable 'wildness' about this area.

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Myall Lakes - Fast Facts

Myall Lakes
Beautiful and underdeveloped area of lakes and coastal waterways north of Sydney
'Myall' is an Aboriginal word meaning 'wild'. It was apparently applied by Europeans to Aborigines who had had no contact with whites. While European contact with the area has become constant and extensive, particularly since Myall Lakes National Park was declared in 1972, there is still considerable 'wildness' about this area.

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Myall Lakes - Culture and History

Myall Lakes
Beautiful and underdeveloped area of lakes and coastal waterways north of Sydney
'Myall' is an Aboriginal word meaning 'wild'. It was apparently applied by Europeans to Aborigines who had had no contact with whites. While European contact with the area has become constant and extensive, particularly since Myall Lakes National Park was declared in 1972, there is still considerable 'wildness' about this area.

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Myall Lakes - Activities

Myall Lakes
Beautiful and underdeveloped area of lakes and coastal waterways north of Sydney
'Myall' is an Aboriginal word meaning 'wild'. It was apparently applied by Europeans to Aborigines who had had no contact with whites. While European contact with the area has become constant and extensive, particularly since Myall Lakes National Park was declared in 1972, there is still considerable 'wildness' about this area.

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