Despite the windy road that takes you through this Gorge, the scenery and walks are well worth it. The Gorge is not long and the roads are easily negotiated. You really should stop at the information centre towards the Northern end of the Gorge to get some history on the gold mining in the area and there are a number of historic walks that you can take varying in length from 20 mins to a few hours. They take you through countryside that was well mined in the 1900's and is full of old buildings and workings from that time. If you are not in to walking the tracks then this is still a wonderful place to sit by the river and have a relaxing lunch. Well worth a visit.
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