The name of the Barrington Coast has its origins in the explorations of Robert Dawson, the inaugural Chief Agent of the Australian Agricultural Company (AA Co.)
For those watching the current snowfall forecasts…be informed: Before you leave home check the weather forecast with the Bureau of Meteorology. Before you leave home check whether the road is open. And before you leave GLOUCESTER or SCONE always check the weather and road conditions before you leave town and head up to the Tops….
Without the evolution of the humble moss, none of us would be here today.
There’s sure to be a cure for cancer hidden in our Barrington Tops rainforests.
Purring frogs and changing colour for sex? Meet the Eastern Stony Creek Frog!
Whether an antidote to the perceived threat of city roads, or something more philosophical, gravel & grinding have become by-words for freedom on two wheels.
Just as surfers search for the perfect wave, gravel grind riders can seek out their favourite journey in unfamiliar locations. The key difference? They don’t have to wait for strong swells or favourable winds!
Climb the Corker Trail to Careys Peak: on a clear day you can the golden sands of Stockton sand dunes on the Pacific coast 95km away.
How old are the rocks of Barrington Tops? And what about the fossils, rubies, gold, barringtonite & cowlesite that is found there?
Mount Royal National Park is in the south-western precinct of Barrington Tops, part of the extraordinary world heritage area of Gondwana Rainforests of Australia.