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Booroomba Rocks Walk

Namadgi National Park, Honeysuckle Road, Canberra 2004, Australia
+61 2 6207 2900
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Short but sort of steep

Good little workout. It takes around an hour to get there (we live in Queanbeyan). The walk itself... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
Siana V
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Australian Capital Territory, Australia
via mobile
Still amazing the 2nd time

The dirt road leading into the car parking site has been improved since my last visit, so we were... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
Randall K
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Canberra, Australia
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Namadgi National Park, Honeysuckle Road, Canberra 2004, Australia
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+61 2 6207 2900
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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Good little workout. It takes around an hour to get there (we live in Queanbeyan). The walk itself took us 1 hour and 15 minutes because I stop a lot to take pictures. This was our second time doing the walk and it was alright...More

Thank Siana V
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The dirt road leading into the car parking site has been improved since my last visit, so we were able to drive in much closer. The start of the walk is gradual until you come to the first in a series of steps. Due to...More

3  Thank Randall K
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

This walk is easy to access; most of the road to the start is sealed; just a couple of kms of gravel road at the end but well within the capabilities of our 4-cylinder city car. There is a not-too-difficult steady climb up to the...More

1  Thank Tassielad
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Just a short walk to a deeply moving environment. Go alone at dusk and dawn and you can feel the spirituality of this tranquil place.

1  Thank Baronclog
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The drive to Honeysuckle tracking station to hike to Booromba rocks are very pleasant. You'll see nice views along the road and at some points... you'll reach a shared one way road near cotter dam. There is no phone reception the some part of the...More

4  Thank Azriel_and_Smurf
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Best views back into Canberra, access is easy park up anf 45 mins to the top , worth the trip, watch out for snakes.

2  Thank morrisseypaulm
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

A challenging walk so definitely not a leisurely activity but the view from the top is worth it! Good to do with friends or older children.

Thank Maree_Milton_33
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I have done this hike several times with one or two other people- the view at the top is spectacular and the purple mountains appear to go on forever. Its lovely to linger at the top. You certainly don't feel this close to Australia's capital...More

2  Thank Shirley W
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I was a bit apprehensive about the walk after reading some of the reviews... but the walk wasn't too tough. It is mostly steps on the way up, but not too long (took about 40 mins to get to the summit, and we were taking...More

3  Thank Laura S
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Okay we are in our fifties so we found this a pretty tough walk. Our hearts were pounding in our ears as the walk is all steeply uphill without any plateaus. If you're a tad older, take it easy, have regular breaks and make sure...More

2  Thank Kym P
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Lorraine L
25 April 2017|
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Response from Laura S | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I don't think dogs are allowed because it's in a national park (but I'm not 100% sure)
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Samantha B
31 May 2016|
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Response from Lenny8 | Reviewed this property |
No it does not cost money to enter the park and there are no closing times as you can camp overnight in designated camping grounds
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