Stewarts Brook State Forest
Some State forests may be closed on high fire risk days. Please check the latest fire information www.rfs.nsw.gov.au before visiting NSW State forests over summer, and contact the closest Forestry Corporation office www.forestrycorporation.com.au/about/contact-us for up-to-date information about forest closures.
Moonan Brook Forestry Cottage
Moonan Brook Forestry Cottage is a lodge is a former forestry cottage, now run by a private operator. The cottage is available for bookings, with ample bedding, fully-equipped kitchen, bathroom and lounge facilities. Camping is also allowed within the grounds. For enquiries please ring 65463173.
A lookout on the Western edge of the Barrington Tops, with extensive and breath-taking views.
The Firs Picnic Area
The Firs Picnic Area is located within a former pine plot, near the western end of Barrington Tops Forest Road. Very little light penetrates the dense pine canopy - a great spot on a hot day.
Forestry Corporation Information Line
1300 655 687 or (02) 9871 3377
Monday to Friday 9.30am – 4.30pm
Forestry Corporation Visitor Centre
95 Castle Hill Road, West Pennant Hills NSW 2125
- 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)
- Find out more about bushfires (www.rfs.nsw.gov.au)
- Find out more about emergency and safety (www.nsw.gov.au)
This area is designated as ‘high public usage’ under Forestry Corporation of NSW’s Pesticide Use Notification Plan [PDF 3.83 MB].