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Peaceful

Fantastic scenery. At the we visited there was road works down the bottom & there was still... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2019
ivenam
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Moranbah, Australia
Mt Archer

The new viewing platforms have made this experience infinitely better!! Much easier to reach along... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
robinekerr
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Rockhampton, Australia
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“short drive”(7 reviews)
“windy road”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spectacular weather, amazing views, ten degrees cooler. A magnificent place to showcase wonderful views of Rockhampton and surrounding areas. Highly recommend the Sky Walk and nearby picnic areas. Worth a visit for locals and visitors alike.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 22, 2019

Fantastic scenery. At the we visited there was road works down the bottom & there was still reminders of the fire that had passes thru there. We had visited thru the week so not many people. Was still a lovely place to wonder thru. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ivenam
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

The new viewing platforms have made this experience infinitely better!! Much easier to reach along the cleared paths, and what a view!!!!!!!!!!! Lovely and cool, but I would like to see the bbq areas refurbished with more appropriate seating for older bodies - terribly uncomfortable...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank robinekerr
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

Very good view and the walk was easy. Great job rocky city council installing that metal walkway. Maybe a coffee shop at the top near carpark would top it off

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Disappointed to not be allowed up mt archer which i love doing when we come to Rocky. Road closed from last November to march 2019. Maybe next time

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ady S
Reviewed December 27, 2018 via mobile

Whole rocky is under your feet! It has a short and easy walking track. You can take a couple of photos from different views. Toilets were available and we are happy with our visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 405samiran
Reviewed October 23, 2018

On a lovely sunny Sunday in October my wife and I decided to head up Mt Archer for a picnic lunch. Mt Archer has been having a makeover recently and the improvements to the road up the hill and the new skywalk make it a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Matthew J
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Peaceful, quiet with breathtaking view. Drive (5-10 mins) or hike up the mountain (1 hr plus or so).

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AlexPeh
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Go on a drive up the narrow bitumen road to the lookout and you will not be dissapointed as this view is excellent and there are plenty of walking tracks to entertain you and well and information boards

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Wayne M
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Fantastic national park with great walks and views at 2 different outlook locations with a tree tops walk that is perfect at sunset.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Doug H
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Mandy R
June 2, 2018|
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Response from d0nald37 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Mandy. I just checked my in box and found your Question. I hope it's not too late. From what I observed there were no signs barring dogs. There are areas where they would be comfortable with including some good walking... More
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James J
June 5, 2017|
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Response from DariustheM | Reviewed this property |
The RRC has just opened a foot path up there, I saw it on TV. You can ride a bike or walk up. Its a hill.
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