Mogo State Forest
Eurobodalla Botanic Gardens
A herbarium, display garden, picnic ground, barbecues, walking tracks and visitors centre can be found in these botanic gardens, located 5 km south of Batemans Bay on the Princes Highway. The gardens are managed by Eurobodalla Shire on 42 hectares of Mogo State Forest and demonstrate native plants from the Clyde, Deua and Tuross River catchments. The large herbarium contains 8,000 specimens of flora and 500 samples of fungi.
Mogo Walking Track
The Mogo Bush Walk is 10 minutes drive south of Batemans Bay on the Princes Highway at Mogo. A parking area is available at the start of the trail. The trail is a well defined path that starts from the entrance to Old Mogo Town and winds into Mogo State Forest.
Round Hill Lookout
Just off the Princes Highway south of Batemans Bay township, this lookout offers great views over the coast.
Closures and notices
- Important information when visiting state forests
- Call '000' in a bushfire emergency (www.rfs.nsw.gov.au)
- Total Fire Ban and Current Fire Danger Map (www.rfs.nsw.gov.au)
- Signs in State Forests
- Solid Fuel Fire Bans
Some State forests are declared for authorised hunting. Find out more about authorised hunting in State forests, including licensing and applying for permits.
Pesticide use This area is designated as ‘high public usage’ under Forestry Corporation of NSW’s Pesticide Use Notification Plan [PDF 3.83 MB].
Find out how to minimise the impact of your visit.