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Dip River Forest Reserve

Dip River Rd, Mawbanna, Tasmania, Australia
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Dip Falls & The Big Tree

Take the day and wander the roads and make your way to the Big Tree & Dip Falls. At Dip Falls... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
Linda A
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Big Tree

We enjoyed trekking in the River Forest Reserve. We had a goal: to see the Big Tree. When we found... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
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Dip River Rd, Mawbanna, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Take the day and wander the roads and make your way to the Big Tree & Dip Falls. At Dip Falls, there is a viewing platform suitable for those in wheelchairs and the infirm as well as the climb down and back the 206 stairs...More

Thank Linda A
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

We enjoyed trekking in the River Forest Reserve. We had a goal: to see the Big Tree. When we found it, we were mesmerized. This tree was humongous and it was in good condition! An info panel explained all the dangers for trees.This tree survived...More

Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Another beautiful waterfall more spectacular from recent rain. Rock formations are interesting at the falls. Really good walkway to the bottom of the falls. A lot of time and money has gone into making access relatively easy to attractions in areas around Tasmania full credit...More

Thank Kathryn R
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Have gone to Dip Falls for an outing yesterday. The access was much improved, new stairs were constructed all the way to the bottom of the falls. They also constructed viewing platform in front of the falls. Very impressive. Unfortunately the falls were just trickling...More

Thank Pepi2010
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

The waterfall is a beautiful attraction. There are about 150 steps leading down to the bottom of the falls, but it is well worth the effort. Not far away is the big tree and it sure is big and old. It has a few mates...More

Thank Mike M
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

It takes about 30 minutes to get here from Stanley. Interesting viewing on the way as there are lots of cows around. We were here when it was dry so there wasn't a lot of flow. However it did let you see the amazing rock...More

1  Thank JOHN G
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Approximately half an hour south of Stanley, Dip Falls is worth a look. Yet another beautiful Tasmanian waterfall. Viewing access from above and below. Well constructed stairs down to the lower section interesting hexagonal rock formations. A little further down the road is several very...More

2  Thank KathrynS400SA
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

A little out of the way but accessible on a well formed dirt road. Maybe a little tricky in the wet. Well worth the effort as it is an extraordinary two tiered waterfall with two viewing platforms; one at the top and the other thanks...More

Thank peter s
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

This lovely little reserve is well worth the drive if you are staying near Stanley or Rocky Cape. It includes lots of nice walking tracks (according to the sign - I only had time to see the Big Tree and Dip Falls which were both...More

1  Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We visited on a rainy day on the recommendation of the Stanley Information Centre. The falls and nearby Big Tree do require a detour between Stanley and Wynyard but are well worth it. During a break in the rain we took the short walk to...More

Thank Kim K
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