About this park
Fitzgerald River National Park boasts a rich diversity of native and rare plant species. It's one of Australia's largest parks and home to 75 species of endemic plants, found nowhere else.
Bushwalking on one of the trails is the best way to explore the plant life and variety of rugged landscapes. A pair of binoculars will come in handy for birdwatching, 200 bird species thrive here. How many will you spot?
This is one of the quieter parks, but with lots to do both on land and in water. Enjoy swimming, snorkelling, kayaking, surfing and fishing in the beautiful bays and inlets. During winter months the park has excellent vantage points for whale watching.
Fitzgerald River National Park has so much to offer and is a top pick for getting away from it all and seeing nature at its best. Start planning your trip now!
Review –Favourite national park
Love, love, love Fitzgerald River NP, never enough time to explore it’s diversity and always presenting surprises to keep you wanting to come back for more. tashlin81 – Trip Advisor
Plan when to visit. Read this safety information about bushwalking, swimming, surfing, fishing, paddling, kayaking and snorkelling. Consider traveling with a personal location beacon (PLB). In the event you need to be rescued it could save your life!
Coast and cliff risks are significant in this park.
Listen to podcasts about the 'Fitz' from conservation experts and passionate locals who explain what makes this park one of Australia’s most valuable and scenic conservation areas, and an unforgettable experience. You’ll discover how to get there, some of the unique and rare plants and animals you might see, and the many ways you can explore and enjoy the park including day trips, camping overnight and epic walks.
Canoeing and kayaking
Plants, wildlife and fungi
Visit the Atlas of Living Australia for a list of species recorded in Fitzgerald River National Park.
We recognise and acknowledge Goreng, Menang and Wudjari people as the traditional owners of Fitzgerald River National Park.