Walking from Jewells to Adamstown via the Fernleigh Track

Newcastle, Australia

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  • Start or End: I started at Jewells and finished at Adamstown, but the path can be followed in any direction. At Jewells, the best public transport to the Fernleigh Track is via the bus stops on either Railway Cresent (Google Map Directions) or Wommara Avenue (Google Map Directions). At Adamstown, the northern end of the Fernleigh Track can be accessed via the nearby Adamstown Train Station (Google Map Directions), bus stops on Park Avenue (Google Map Directions), or for more bus options head to Westfield Kotara Shopping Centre (Google Map Directions).
  • Length: 11.9km (7.4mi) in about 2.5hr
  • Grade: Easy. The Fernleigh track is a flat, accessible, well maintained track.
  • Date Walked: 22nd of July 2019

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Following a converted railway line through bushland, wetlands, suburbs and the Fernleigh Tunnel.

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