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74-90 Basin Road, West Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia
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All reviews swimming pool chair lift nice spot worth the effort town centre suspension bridge well worth the visit the river chairlift ride paths wallabies dell cafe walks gorge nature bush
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great little walk to fill in an afternoon. The Zigzag walk (listed as difficult) isn't really that hard and worth the effort. The return walk on the other side is picturesque and the facilities for families are good. As a walk, there...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank WayneLorraine
Reviewed August 8, 2019

Come and visit this iconic part of Launceston before it is ruined by the installation of intrusive giant pylons and 'gondolas' taking over this perfect place.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MayYvonne
Reviewed August 6, 2019

Wow, what a place - must visit. Make sure you take the chair lift. It is an amazing place , not for a quick visit. Next time I am taking a picnic basket.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank MariaW1186
Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

To think this is where the river meets the sea. The amount of water through the gorge so close to Launceston is amazing. There are walks, viewing platforms and just good fun. Nature at its best really. A good way to spend a morning or...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 13, 2019

The Gorge is just the most fantastic place to go. To walk, to relax, to have a coffee, to take the chairlift, th see the peacocks, to see the wallabies. And all within a very short distance of the centre of Launceston, Tasmania's second biggest...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank golfsecretary
Reviewed June 6, 2019

Best and cloest tourist spot at Lanceston. Quiet and nice view of the gorge and reserve, with small river and peculiar shape view and historic buildings.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Siuki L
Reviewed May 9, 2019

There is an easy way and a hard way to do the walk. Unless you are related to a mountain goat, the walk alongside the right-hand side Gorge is easily the best option; the walk above the left-hand side of the Gorge will require a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank PIGASIMU
Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

What a beautiful morning spent here! 🙌The Gorge, the Chair lift a must do! The people running the facilities were very friendly.Wonder through the Gorge with walking tracks or just take in the beauty of this place! Do as little or as much as you...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Norey1
Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

Very convenient to walk to from town, with some good places to eat, and a wide range of well made paths to follow. There is a pool suitable for children and plenty of grass area, with a small playground. The path from Kings Bridge to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank BP-Aus
Reviewed April 21, 2019

Spend a pleasant few hours walking around, using the special lift, enjoying the peacocks etc. Let's face it - it is what you do in Launceston

Date of experience: April 2019
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Dogs are not allowed there are signs up everywhere
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Response from Fiona A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. We didn't see any dogs while we were there.
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