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Fainter Falls

High Plains Road, Mount Beauty, Victoria, Australia
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Park the car opposite the falls entrance, then cross the road to begin the walk which follows the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Teresa N
Yarra Glen, Australia
Abosultely worth the stop on the way up or down to falls creek

Quite impressive, especially during or just after rain. Even more so during the snow thawing period... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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High Plains Road, Mount Beauty, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Park the car opposite the falls entrance, then cross the road to begin the walk which follows the Kiewa River for much of the way. The walk is easy and pleasant, with great rewards at the end. There are a few viewing areas, but the...More

1  Thank Teresa N
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Quite impressive, especially during or just after rain. Even more so during the snow thawing period at the end of the season. Short and easy walk to the first look out where you can see the river and the falls and then a few steep...More

Thank RidingOz
Reviewed September 28, 2017

We visited Fainter Falls mid-September during the start of the snowmelt and it was stunning; the water was crashing against the rocks along the river as we followed the path, such a wonderful sound. You could hear the waterfall in the distance as well. The...More

Thank Rob_and_Bee
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Easy free parking across the start of the trek along the road (there is a wide bay). Sign the book and off you go. It takes about 10 mins to the first lookout. Another 7 mins to the next lookout. Then down some steps to...More

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Right from the start of the walk you can hear the sound of water. Its an easy walk towards the falls. Even my 3 year old was able to walk and go right up to the end. Very scenic and calm.

Thank Ashfaq F
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

Short easy walk for 50+ parents Good stopover on way to Falls Creek. Hasn't rained for a while but still plenty of water over falls

Thank Johnny5049
Reviewed October 2, 2016

We walked up to the falls on an easy path. The falls were simply stunning, took lots of pictures and truly special part of Victoria

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed September 30, 2016

Well worth the stop and short walk, steps are a little hap hazard so not recommended for folks with dodgy knees. Good viewing platforms for the avid photographer.

Thank Julie W
Reviewed August 25, 2016

I love the exhilaration that you get from being around the water falls I get so energised. It is an easy trek to get to the viewing platforms.

1  Thank Lozandpaulo
Reviewed July 31, 2016

This waterfall was hidden until the big bushfires revealed it. The walk in is relatively short and not difficult. You can choose to take the stairs down or just go as far as the first viewing platform. Parking is close to the entrance to the...More

2  Thank JeanieWbeal
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