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Challenging Walk to Water!

When we visited, lower Cascades were closed, still unsafe for swimming, so we walked to the Upper... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2018
ChristineB55Geelong
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Geelong, Australia
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Lovley place to see

This is well worth the drive. It's a lovely place to see fresh water. Take a picnic, your friends... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
Merilyn_S_12
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Darwin, Australia
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

What a great place this is as part of our Litchfield park tour we found this to be a great place to stop

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 56waynel
Reviewed August 2, 2018

This was the most difficult bit of water to get to in the National park, but it was certainly worth it, but don't follow the signage at the front! At the start, we decided to only do the lower curtain falls and be done with....More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

1.7km but if you are walker it's pretty easy. If not there are river rock sections. Some slightly steep. BUT...worth it. Great plunge pool we seem to be lucky and always manage a skinny dip at these places. Great photo opportunities. Nice picnic spot. Great...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ToniV3800
Reviewed June 17, 2018

Dont believe the signs its more than stated. Lower Falls closed so we took the track to the Upper Falls. It took nearly 2 hours walking over very rocky track at time dangerous. Uphill most of the way, some tracks almost up 90 degrees so...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Aussietravellers1
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

When we visited, lower Cascades were closed, still unsafe for swimming, so we walked to the Upper Cascades. The walk was 1.7 km, mostly uphill, uneven & rocky, but worth it. We would recommend walking shoes, but swimsuits too! We didn’t explore very far once...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ChristineB55Geelong
Reviewed April 3, 2018

The 1.7 km hike is challenging but once you reach the Upper Cascades is super worth it! You have the place to yourselves or a hand-full of people rather than share the space with all of the other locals in the weekends. The waters are...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ioana_TravelFYI
Reviewed March 5, 2018

This is well worth the drive. It's a lovely place to see fresh water. Take a picnic, your friends, sunscreen and plenty of water.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Merilyn_S_12
Reviewed February 5, 2018

We went there last dry season and had a good time, beautiful scenery with fairly shallow pools for the kids to mess around in.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank blackboys2015
Reviewed January 5, 2018

We passed the sign and decided to have a look. Not disappointed, we visited the lower cascades as the walk was a bit shorter than going up to the higher cascades (1.3 Km versus 1.7 km). being a bit out of the way and relatively...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Frank H
Reviewed December 9, 2017

The Cascades is a beauitful place to visit with a packed lunch. the walk to the cascades is very lovely, I recommend that the older tourist dont take the long trail around as its very steep and warm during the day. The cascades swimming area...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Deanne K
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