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Great way to leave something behind for others to see

We had read about the rock stacks and definitely wanted to stop, add a stack each and keep going... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2018
charlesi798
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Adelaide, Australia
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We were on a private tour - our guide told us this stacks are subject to the time of year and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wongwayroundtheworld
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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on a private tour - our guide told us this stacks are subject to the time of year and weather conditions. So for example, if there has been wild weather or a king tide, then these stacks will disappear into the sea. But,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Wongwayroundtheworld
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

We stopped a spent close to an hour there creating rock stacks and racking in the breath taking beauty of the river meet the sea

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

We went there yesterday and there were a couple stacks. We created another 4 stacks but when we passed this morning all had been knocked down. Not sure if someone deliberately knocks them over or the sea tide does. Access is down small track on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank jat2168
Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

Went to see but aren’t there anymore, hopefully someone starts them back up again! There’s a couple at nearby smythes creek next to the beach.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank jmaida123
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

We searched Carisbrook Creek on Google Maps, and ended up in a dead end mud-filled dirt road into a forest ... after traveling a long way pass Beech Forests. Good thing we had a 4WD. Visitors to this site do be careful. Thankfully, we weren’t...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank Jwpgoh
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

There were about ten stone cairns when I was there. I love seeing the efforts of travellers (or locals) leaving their mark without leaving a mark. The impermanence makes the discovery even more delightful. From the car park you can also walk up to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank bellagotravel
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

This isn't an endorsed tourism site, so don't look for signs saying "rock stacks" or anything like that. As you cross the carisbrook creek bridge, you will see the rocks on the left (the sea side). Either park at the car park on the right,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ken H
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

We headed to the place we were told it was but couldn’t find it. We were told that it had been knocked down by the council. I hope we just went the wrong place. Bit said it that’s true

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 202Casiel
Reviewed July 3, 2018

We were looking forward to contributing to the artist piles, but due to weather and sea there are only one or two wishing piles. It just means we need to built a few more to get it going again. The drawn back here, is the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Billy007863
Reviewed April 12, 2018

We had read about the rock stacks and definitely wanted to stop, add a stack each and keep going, when we got there there were not too many around but the place was definitely where the stacks were to be made, loads of flat rocks....More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank charlesi798
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