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Very photogenic place

This place is quite photogenic and you have to have some information about it from the tourist... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Peter R
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Buderim, Australia
Worth a stop

Wasn't really sure what we were looking at as we were travelling without a tour guide but the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aaron C
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Brisbane, Australia
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Remains of old convict barracks.
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Rocky Point Road, Norfolk Island 2899, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is quite photogenic and you have to have some information about it from the tourist office to understand what it was. Nice to visit for photos.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Peter R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Can be found on Lonridge road. Interesting ruins. Pity no information provided at the site. Worth a stop though.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 333Jonno
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wasn't really sure what we were looking at as we were travelling without a tour guide but the arches were quite interesting to explore and take photos. Pull up along side the road and go have a look! Would have been good to have a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Aaron C
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Actually called the Longridge Stables located in the Hamlet of Longridge. Worth a look coming back from the Crystal Pools.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TheBJCook
Reviewed August 18, 2018

The Lonridge stable ruins make interesting photos. We came across them while driving down to Bumboras beach which is another beautiful spot.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lesley N
Reviewed April 28, 2018

We were really impressed with this beautiful wall, but did not know what it was or if you could work around it, as it appeared to be on private land and there were no information boards that we could see from the car.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Karen S
Reviewed April 1, 2018

We did this as a part of a guided tour and thoroughly enjoyed it. The history again was terrific and showed how hard life really was.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Bob S
Reviewed February 19, 2018

This ruin was just up the road from our accommodation at Whitewood Sea. We visited at sunset and it was absolutely beautiful and made for some great photos. As the sun was setting about twenty cows meandered up the road and some came into the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Gardengirl212
Reviewed October 1, 2017

There is not much to tell you about this old building on the Island no signs or info board,I looked it up when back in Oz. You can walk in and around it all, it may of been a stable or accommodation for the convicts...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank JohnO4352
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Beautiful old stone remains on the stables. Great shadows and lovely lines for those who want a historical subject to photograph.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Pamela B
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