Carnley Reserve Picnic Facilities Blackbutt Reserve Newcastle


Entrance to Carnley picnic area is off Carnley Avenue, Kotara.

This family friendly location boasts a range of captive native wildlife exhibits including koalas, wombats, kangaroos, wallabies, emus and native birds. A children’s adventure playground, duck pond, barbeque shelters and information Kiosk can also be found at this entrance.

View the  Carnley Reserve map (pdf). 


Toilets, adventure playground, six shelters, picnic tables, electric barbecues, captive wildlife exhibits, Kiosk, duck pond, nature trails, carpark.