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Bar Rock Lookout and Australia Rock

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All reviews break wall nice walk nice photo opportunity lovely view take photos their natural habitat fun to watch seals frolicking montague island great spot pod of dolphins breakwater hole ocean estuary sunbaking resting
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Australia Rock is OK but to get a good photo you need the light to be correct. Bar Rock Lookout gives a lovely view

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Anne F
Reviewed July 22, 2019

Nice lookout up top and nice photo opportunity down the bottom at Australia Rock. It can be hard to get a pic when there are lots of people around but if you're patient you will get your chance.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank shilto02
Reviewed May 21, 2019

Check out Australia Rock - caused by a ship that had moored to it during a wild storm. The trick is trying to get the right angle. Have fun trying anyway. Walk out to the break-wall where there is a colony of seals to entertain...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank danielkayelene
Reviewed May 18, 2019

The walk out to Australia Rock from town is along the estuary. The rock formation and cliffs to the south are the main attraction but there are also the seals on the rocks next to the inlet.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed April 27, 2019

This is a must do when in Narooma. The seals are sun baking or swimming really close to the shore and you might be lucky enough to see a baby.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank travelhappinessahead
Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

The lookout is like many other lookout but the hole in the rock like Australia is quite unique. Free car parking but if you have a camera or van leave it at the lookout and walk down to Australia rock. Dogs on leads.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Paul_n_Cris
Reviewed April 11, 2019 via mobile

An easy spot to reach and walk The water and sandy bays are gorgeous, the seals are such fun to watch and SO close. A must do in Narooma.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank GabrielleP90
Reviewed February 8, 2019

Went for a walk while staying in Narooma to view something right out of the ordinary a map of Australia erroded in a rock (minus Tasmania of course) and some playful seals nearby. Could not wish for anything more. Get views towards Montigue island one...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 31, 2019 via mobile

Free parking available at the Bar Rock lookout. 5-10 minutes walk down some steps to the rock. It's amazing that the erosion just replicated the shape of Australia. Went there on a weekday. Not many tourists. Had a chance to see quite a few seals...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alexandraremi
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Went there to look at the view at the lookout, you can look out And see Montague Island in the distance on one side and the other side is the break water wall and river plus Australia Rock If you walk down the stairs you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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