Bidwill's Clearing Picnic Area

Parks and playgrounds

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Opening Hours
8am to 5pm daily
Christmas closures: Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.
How to book

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Just 200 metres down from the Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden entrance gate and alongside the entry to the start of the Smith’s Track is Bidwill's Clearing.

This picnic area features a fully fenced and gated perimeter with ample parking close by inclusive of step free access, BBQ facilities, a generous amount of seating and an open grassed area crossed by an intermittent stream.

It is available for hire from 8am to 5pm daily (including weekends and public holidays). 

The venue includes:

  • picnic tables
  • on-site parking
  • covered seating
  • toilet facilities
  • limited disabled access


Bidwill's Clearing can be hired with a minimum booking period of 2 hours on weekdays and 3 hours on weekends. 

A non-refundable booking fee of $10 will also apply. 

To make a booking, please fill in and return the Application for Facility Hire form (pdf. 223KB).  Please also read our Terms and Conditions (pdf. 193KB).


BBQ - electric
Car park
Picnic table with shelter
Public toilets
Shade area

Where are we?

420  Mona Vale Road,  St Ives  2075

Contact Details
Contact Name:
Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden
Phone Number: