to do in the park
are over 40 designated picnic areas in Lane Cove National Park.
Many are large cleared areas beside the river. A few have more
can be reserved by ringing the Caravan Park on 9888 9160. See
for full information
and barbecues are provided or visitors can use portable barbecues
in open areas. Please bring your own wood. During total fire bans,
no fires, barbecues or gas appliances are allowed.
- click here for details
riding - click here for details
The Lane Cove Boatshed has boats and bikes for hire or you can bring
your own kayak or canoe to explore the Lane Cove River upstream
from the weir. Note that usually the boatshed is only open on weekends
and public holidays.
You can hire:
here for the Boatshed website and details
All people fishing
must be in possession of a current NSW Fisheries Fishing Licence.
There are restrictions on fishing in the park. Click here to download a pdf with the details.
Due to snags, cold deep water and poor water quality after
rain, swimming in Lane Cove River is not advised.
Boats for hire
at the boatshed
group on the lower Lane Cove River
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