We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Worth the stop

Best to see this geological feature in the afternoon with the sun on it. Not as extensive as those... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
deetee632
,
Adelaide, Australia
via mobile
Fantastic

Explain to me how that happened. Absolutely fantastic to see. Spent most of the day exploring... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brett W
via mobile
Read all 144 reviews
87
All photos (87)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“short walk”(22 reviews)
“easy walk”(20 reviews)
“creek bed”(12 reviews)
About
Sawn Rocks is a 40 metre basalt rock cliff face featuring ‘perpendicular-octagonal shaped rocks, resembling a giant series of organ pipes’ & looks as though it was created by some architectural firm rather than nature.
Contact
Bingara Road | Mount Kaputar National Park, Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
Website
Reviews (144)
Filter reviews
144 results
Traveler rating
99
44
0
0
1
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
99
44
0
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews short walk easy walk creek bed car park rock face viewing area organ pipes mt kaputar national park amazing rock the cliff lovely picnic area bbq area bush walk return trip picnic facilities picnic tables paved path
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 144 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best to see this geological feature in the afternoon with the sun on it. Not as extensive as those in the Gawler Ranges in SA but still worth the short drive on good road.

Thank deetee632
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Explain to me how that happened. Absolutely fantastic to see. Spent most of the day exploring around this area. Recommend the glacial formations down the road

Thank Brett W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a short drive from town and a 700 meter bush walk will take you to these unique rocks which have an unusual formation. You can also go down to the creek bed by a series of steps to see the base of the rocks....More

Thank Antico1815
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I walked up to the Rock with friends to watch the sunrise. The facilities of the carpark, toilets, bbq and the track are wonderfull. It’s great to see it well taken care of.

Thank Danne E
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Sawn Rocks is a great place to take a picnic on a Sunday afternoon. There is a grassed area and picnic tables next to the car park, perfect for kids to run around. The walk down to the riverbed is fairly even and tarred most...More

Thank sairz94
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Make sure you get there before 4pm to avoid kangaroos crossing the road at dusk. After a long drive it is good to have a break and go for a pleasant walk. Plenty of wildlife along the path to the rocks. Keep your eyes open...More

Thank luvurhome2
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This was a very easy walk from the car park and well worth it. Stunning rock face and beautiful scenery around it as well.

Thank Dondon05
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

We happened to be going out in the Bingara Road but even if we weren’t this place is worth going out of your way to visit. The car park is just near the road. There are picnic tables and a bush toilet. It is a...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

These rocks are phenomenal! An easy short walk, with good disabled access and clean facilities. Take your water as very dry at the moment. But would be just beautiful with water in the creek. We did the walk and then had some lunch looking over...More

1  Thank Laura K
Reviewed 18 July 2018

If you're driving past along the Killarney Gap Road, it's definitely worth the short detour to have a look. The walk takes less than 10 minutes to get to the rock face (ignore the sign at the front saying it's a 60 minute round trip)...More

Thank Slugger171
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 10 nearby hotels
Aaron Inn Motel
32 reviews
3.37 km away
Bellview Motel
62 reviews
3.44 km away
MAS Country Club Motor Inn
178 reviews
3.49 km away
Adelong Motel
126 reviews
3.64 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 23 nearby restaurants
On Lee Chinese Seafood Restaurant
148 reviews
4.04 km away
T-Table
76 reviews
3.91 km away
Thai Home
41 reviews
4.56 km away
Watson's Kitchen
51 reviews
3.82 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 8 nearby attractions
Mt Kaputar National Park
89 reviews
7.48 km away
The Australia Telescope Compact Array
98 reviews
23.04 km away
Narrabri Shire Visitor Information Centre
56 reviews
3.79 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sawn Rocks staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines