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Address: Hervey's Range Road, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Great View on a clear day

Worth stopping off for a photo opportunity on a clear day as the view is great. There is nothing there except for car parking for about 5-6 cars. If you head up the range then... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
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Townsville, Australia

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Townsville, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Worth stopping off for a photo opportunity on a clear day as the view is great. There is nothing there except for car parking for about 5-6 cars. If you head up the range then stop in and then keep going to the Heritage Tearooms for a cuppa & scone

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Queensland, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

If they don't have tap water available, so they should give complimentary bottled water. Tea and scones nice, staff ok, just ok. The setting is nice and a different experience. They need to do some maintenance work on the gardens.

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exmouth
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Worth the drive from Townsville as the views can only be described as stunning. At the tea house I don't know that I would spend $50 (fifty) on some flash coffee though

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Far North Queensland - Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Nice park area with stunning views, would be nice for a picnic, but with the tea rooms nearby we usually stop in there.

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Townsville, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This is a loverly stop on the way up Harvies Range just out of Townsville which can be included on a trip to Havies Range Tea rooms, also worth it 👍. The views to the south and coast are great. Off road parking for about five vehicles at a time.

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Pipers lookout is a pleasant drive and a good place to view Townsville and Magnetic Island. Good spot for a picnic. Also a good place to pause when visiting the Heritage tearoom nearby

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Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

A must to see on a clear day for some stunning views of Townsville. Don't forget to also visit Castle Hill for some fantastic views of the city

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Just near the tea rooms, it's a great lookout to stop at for a wide view across Townsville. No ameneties, but off the road enough to park the car and have a walk around.

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Ulladulla, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This was amazing, so well done and the views are awesome, people everywhere, and to get the full view of Townsville it puts it all in perspective until you go up there you really have no idea how big it was, great spot

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Stopped at the lookout on our way back from the Herveys Range Tea Rooms after a lovely afternoon tea. Well worth the drive up there, and there were a couple of little waterfalls flowing when we were there along the side of the road.

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