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Oxley Wild RIvers Nationalpark

Address: 145 Miller Street, Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number: 267389100
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Ranked #5 of 14 Attractions in Armidale
Type: National Parks, Nature & Parks
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

The view is really amazing and you have several point of view to enjoy this view ! The dangars falls was such a great discovery. You can even see wallabies during your walk. But the way to reach the parking is a bit hectic. You have to drive really carefully but the road is amazing !

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Sydney
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

It's difficult to rate a National Park as presumably people only visit if they are interested in the bush, but this is one you should not miss, even if you're not a keen bushwalker, as the scenery is so spectacular. I'd imagine that after good rains when the falls are full, it must be absolutely spectacular. We did feel, however,... More 

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Ellenborough, Australia
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12 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

A bit of off road involved for the better spots and definitely better after rain. However, you can find quite a few places to have a dip and with some effort you can also skinny-dip in a few areas with discretion...

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

...pity the falls were dry. Amazing views over the gorge. The drive to the park is interesting - watch for the cows!

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London, United Kingdom
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17 attraction reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

we went to various walks and view spots - all well worth seeing. Not much water when we were there but the waterfalls and chasms were none the less impressive we extended one of the walks to an area called rock wallaby lookout - and saw a cute bush tailed rock wallaby :-)

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Was staying in Bellingen. Enjoyed Dorrigo NP, New England NP but Oxley-Wild Rivers was probably a step too far. After the other two there probably isn't a need to come here. Nice lookouts though.

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Coffs Harbour
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27 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Oxley is a huge Park, from east of Armidale to Walcha area in southern section. There are many short strolls walks to stunning views and many long hikes for the adventurous Look for Wollomombi Falls ...one of highest in Australia .... just off Armidale Dorrigo road Bakers Creek Falls .....near Armidale on Waterfall way...only good after good rains Gara Gorge....... More 

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Gold Coast
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

It's quite a drive on what appear to be private roads over grids and through the cows. If you are not camping make sure to take a picnic/bbq meal and spend some time admiring the scenery and walking the tracks to work up an appetite.

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Armidale, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

There is something magic about this place. If you come to the area you can not miss seeing this National Park. Take your swimmers.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

This is a vast national park, we could not visit the entire park within one trip. We saw the northern part and the gorges and waterfalls in the National Park invited us to go back. We plan to visit the southern part, Apsley Falls, etc and its neighbouring NPs. It is really a wilderness area and the tranquility, serenity cannot... More 

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