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Perry Sand Hills

Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia
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A great fun place to visit, feels like you are in the Sahara!

So you pull up in the car park and it didn't look like much, however once you climb the first sand... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Margo M
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Adelaide, Australia
Well worth a visit

Only 4 Klms from town is this amazing red desert sand dunes. They are easily accessible with... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
lyndav1
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Newcastle
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“slide down” (4 reviews)
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Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So you pull up in the car park and it didn't look like much, however once you climb the first sand hill there are sand hills for miles! Really feels like another world! There are table and chairs, drop loos. You can get boards from...More

Thank Margo M
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

Only 4 Klms from town is this amazing red desert sand dunes. They are easily accessible with fabulous panorama in every direction. The dunes are formed over the canopy of a very old tree & you can experience standing in this canopy. The car park...More

Thank lyndav1
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Outstanding, 500 year old tree growing in the sand dunes, great panorama with the red coloured sand. interesting seeing children sliding down the dunes on sleds and cardboard.

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Pretty amazing views in every direction. The ‘God tree’ is a must see. It’s not a long walk through the dunes but incredible to think your standing in the canopy of such an old tree. The sign at the picnic area tells you where the...More

Thank Lisa P
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

We visited on a warm, blue sky day and thoroughly enjoyed climbing the sand dunes and looking at the view. We probably spent close to an hour there as we climbed further to get away from the crowds near the car park. Definitly worth a...More

Thank HolidayKat_86
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Wentworth os only 1/2 hour from Mildura and is a must when in the area. Perry Sand Hills has been the location for many movies and it gives you the feeling of being in the Sahara desert. You can feel like they go on for...More

Thank allanhobbs
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Went there as recommendation by Wentworth Info that you can do with your dog. It was a few minutes drive from the town, well sign posted so you can’t really miss it. Big space for parking, toilet facilities... scary so do disinfect after using it....More

Thank Clivenme2002
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

The sands are located just about 6km outside of Wentworth and provide a unique desert-style landscape to be explored. Climbing the dunes is great fun and the views across the sand-scape are great.

Thank Dakles
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

We went there to have a look at these massive sand dunes with giant Red Gums growing out of them. Yeas the trees were big but we were not very impressed with the sand dunes themselves . I imagined them to be much bigger. We...More

Thank Anita T
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This was recommended to us by a friend and after reading the mixed reviews we still decided to give it a go... and I'm glad we did! We had a great hour and a bit clambering about the hills. Photographer boyfriend was in heaven. I...More

Thank Lauren H
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Response from Fiona S | Reviewed this property |
We went there last September and it was the time of the heavy rains Victoria had through out that had numerous floods throughout. We were able to still go see the sand dunes in a normal car. As the sand dunes were damp we... More
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