Northcliffe to Walpole | Distance: 142km

Realignments & Alternative Routes

  • Mandalay Beach spur trail

    A 300 metre spur trail allows walkers to access a lookout with views over Mandalay Beach and across to Chatham Island.


    Follow the Bibbulmun Track north from the Mandalay Beach carpark. Veer left off the main Track - the spur trail is signposted. Follow to the lookout. Return the same way.

Diversions & Other Impacts

  • Campfire bans in place

    Location: All campsites south of Northcliffe

    Campfire bans are now in place at all campsites in this section (Gardner to Mt Clare).

    No open fires may be lit whatsoever.

    Walkers must use only fuel stoves for cooking.

    The campfire ban will remain in place at least until March 2019 and may be extended depending on weather conditions.

    A reminder that campfires are never permitted at all campsites south of Pingerup Rd including Mt Chance to Mt Clare campsites.

    On certain days, a total fire ban may be in force where walkers are not permitted to light a fuel stove either.

    For information about locations of current total fire bans call 1800 709 355 or visit

  • Trail Race

    Location: Northcliffe to Walpole

    Walkers should be aware that the Ultra Series will be held on the Bibbulmun Track on 20 - 24 February 2019. 

    Ultra Series WA is keen to ensure that the race has minimum impact on walkers and contributes to the maintenance of the Bibbulmun Track. Ultra Series WA will have a strict code of conduct for their runners and are committed to a detailed check of the courses after the event. 

    Ultra series also make a financial contribution to assist the Bibbulmun Track Foundation in maintaining the Track. 

    The Bibbulmun Track Foundation and Ultra Series WA will be working together to help minimise any negative impact to the Track and ensure the safety of both walkers and runners during the event.

    For more information go to Delirious West 200 Miler