There’s plenty of space for a barbecue, plus there’s easy access to walking and bike tracks
Getting there and parking
Mill Creek picnic area is located about 8km east of the Wisemans Ferry crossing, on the north side of the Hawkesbury river in Dharug National Park. To get there, turn right from the ferry and follow signs for Dharug National Park – Mill Creek campground, turn left and follow the road for 2km to the end, where you’ll find the campground. You can also reach the campground by taking Wisemans Ferry Road from the F3.
Parking is available at Mill Creek picnic area about 20m from the picnic tables
Dharug National Park
This lovely grassy picnic area is the perfect place to stop to enjoy the peace and beauty of Dharug National Park.
Set up your picnic at one of the tables, there are wood barbecues available at the adjacent campground if you’d like to cook. When you’ve polished off a tasty feast, stretch out under the canopy and listen to the bellbirds and kookaburras while the kids have a run around or if you’re feeling energetic, set off on the Grass Tree circuit. If you’re interested in Australian history, set off on foot or on your bike along the Devines Hill loop to explore the World Heritage-listed convict-built Old Great North Road.