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Mt Kaputar National Park

Kaputar road | Nandewar Range, Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
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Ranked #1 of 5 Attractions in Narrabri
Type: National Parks, Outdoors
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Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Excellent park with fantastic views on a clear day. Usually a few degrees cooler than at Narrabri. Fabulous facilities and lots of great walks

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

facilities and camp are fantastic. Lots to do, lots of flora and fauna. The most amazing 360 views. Sunset spectacular

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This national park is the site of a 20 million year old volcano and the walks to several peaks are spectacular. It is about 40km off the main highway so some time and effort is needed to get there. I particularly recommend Waa Gorge and the 1500 metre high Mt Kaputar (which you can drive to). It has very interesting... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Who doesn't love a National Park? This place is tranquil and gorgeous, the lookout areas are plentiful and the view will never cease to impress. Great camping and BBQ areas. A must see if you are heading inland.

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Launceston
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5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Mt Kaputar National Park is well worth the drive and visit too. The park is maintained to a high standard. We have stayed twice at the Dawson Springs Cabins in winter. The cabins are basic but have everything you need for your stay. The wood fire comes in handy and warms the cabin up nicely. We have done various walks... More

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Sydney, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
22 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We came to Mt Kaputar after camping in the Pilliga Scrub, so the height and range of views from the walks were a fine contrast. We stayed at Bark Hut Campground in our camper trailer for three nights. Facilities were excellent, good hot showers and barbecues, and campfires near the campsite. Steep one-lane road up, not possible for caravans, but... More

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Narrabri, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

There are a lot of walks for all levels of fitness. Great views over the plains and wonderful varied vegetation on all the walks. If you are fit a walk to the waterfall will not disappoint . This is a good place to camp or just picnic. The cabins are a great place to stay if you want a bit... More

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Nowra, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

My wife and I had visited Mt Kaputar twice before we had children, once as a day trip and once camping over night. We went up Mt Kaputar as a family at the start of July this year intending to do a couple of short walks at the top. However, when we got up the top it was cold, windy,... More

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Newcastle, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Worth the long high drive for the beautiful views and peace and quiet. My family conquered the Mt Kaputar mountain by four wheel drive up the steep one lane road. There are lookouts along the way that we stopped at and admired the views. Up and up and colder and colder, but worth it. We'd hoped for snow but had... More

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Runaway Bay, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

The park is beautiful, amazing views and enough short walks to keep a child occupied. The drive up is not for the fainthearted - mostly single lane with a big drop off the side

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