Casuarina and Lyrebird Loop (Garigal NP)
An interesting loop walk through Garigal National Park, combining the Casuarina Track, Lyrebird Track and Carroll Creek Track. Some nice sections along Middle Harbour and Carrol Creek. I’ve got a few tracks left in Garigal National Park which I haven’t done yet: I’m combining a couple of these (the Casuarina Track and Carroll Creek Track) with the Lyrebird Track into a loop alongside Middle Harbour. I’m starting at Forestville, near the Garigal National Park office, where the Carrol Creek Track is well sign-posted.
The service trail, looking rather damaged by rain, descends towards Carroll Creek. The casuarina forest, like the service trail, also looks like its been battered by recent storms or bushfire, with many fallen trees around the track.
Just before the bottom of the valley, a sign points to the Carroll Creek Track; there’s no signage for the Casuarina Track which continues along the side of the valley.
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