Little River Walk (Cathedral Range State Park)


Little River Walk (Cathedral Range State Park)

Follow the appropriately named Little River through tall messmate forest on this gentle walk. Listen for lyrebirds imitating the sounds of the bush and look for koalas snoozing overhead or feasting on the leaves of Manna Gums.

This is an easy Grade 3 walk of 2.7km which takes around 45 minutes one-way. The walks links Cooks Mill with Neds Gully Camping Area. Stop at Cooks Mill for a picnic or to explore to see remnants of a once-thriving timber mill that produced ships’ masts.

Restrictions: Please note this trail is for walkers only (no bicycles, pets or horses).

How to get there

Little River Walk (Cathedral Range State Park)

Need to know

Little River Walk (Cathedral Range State Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No bicycles
  • No firearms allowed
  • No camping
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No horses
  • No fires permitted


  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • Limbs may fall take care
  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground
  • Water hazards
    • Flash flooding
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes

Be Prepared

Stay safe and get the most out of your park visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks in Victoria’s parks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care. Find out more.

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

Tweed Spur Road

Tweed Spur Road is closed to vehicles due to storm impacts. It will remain closed to vehicles until the seasonal road re-opening in late October. Walkers are permitted, and are advised to use caution due to changed road conditions. 

Cerberus Road

Cerberus Road is currently in poor condition. It is not recommended for two-wheel-drive, or low-clearance all-wheel-drive, vehicles.

Partial road closure

Little River road in the Cathedral State Park, is closed between Cathedral Lane and Ned's Gully camp ground.

No park access from Little River Road entrance.

Due to flooding.

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