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Liffey Falls

Hobart, Tasmania, 7001 | Liffey Falls Forest Reserve, Deloraine, Tasmania 7304, Australia
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Serene place to be

The drive up the Liffey falls was a good challenging drive as the road narrows down and it’s gets... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Sandeep K
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Fern Gully

The drive to Liffey is an experience - beautiful and momentarily challenging. The road narrows... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
CTorpey
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Ouyen, Australia
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“car park” (39 reviews)
“tree ferns” (12 reviews)
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Hobart, Tasmania, 7001 | Liffey Falls Forest Reserve, Deloraine, Tasmania 7304, Australia
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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

The drive up the Liffey falls was a good challenging drive as the road narrows down and it’s gets to an off road mode. The walk down to the waterfall is really easy and a piece of cake for experienced bushwalking people. Once you reach...More

Thank Sandeep K
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

The drive to Liffey is an experience - beautiful and momentarily challenging. The road narrows considerably as you get further into the parking area, it is riddled with potholes! The walk is beautiful, but be sure to wear sturdy footwear rather than runners as it...More

2  Thank CTorpey
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Quite a nice easy walk. This one would be perfect in summer with all the tree coverings. It was on the cool side for winter! It has the typical relaxing rainforest feel. The ferns are beautiful. Wide paths and easy with children. Where we parked...More

2  Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My boyfriend and I did the lovely Liffey Falls walk starting at the bottom car park. We camped at the campsite at the bottom car park the night before which was beautiful. The walk took a little longer than we predicted, however it was still...More

1  Thank Chloe M
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

A truly beautiful place. You need good shoes and good balance to get the best pictures but it is worth the effort. A lovely setting, well kept walks and view points. Plenty of parking. You can go down over the stones looking up at the...More

1  Thank jenh366
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Despite the road closure we decided to take the 'alternative' route and weren't disappointed. Kids 5, 7, 9 and 12 managed the massive 2 hour return! Walk possibly more spectacular than the fall themselves and it could do with a bigger viewing area and seats...More

Thank Bel75
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We decided to divert to the falls late May and after driving over potholes etc for about 5km there was a new looking "road closed" sign stuck in the middle of the track./ Why that was not 5km before ask the Forestry Dept, obviously not...More

2  Thank raffles123
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Such a lovely place to visit. Famous falls and a good walk to get there. Such a lovely place to spend a sunny day. Have visited on more than one occasion. Plenty of photo opportunities.

Thank JoAshGF
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Worth the drive to get there through the country side. A bit of a walk from each end to the actual fall. The falls appear to be in about three sections so don't think you have got to the main bit towards the bottom.

Thank Roger G
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Delightful walk with my teenage children here today. My son had a photography assignment for school and I thought where better! 50 minute drive from Launceston, via Carrick, was pleasant - particularly once off the highway, and the walk though steep on the return climb...More

2  Thank wtandy
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misphoe
16 September 2017|
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Response from jenh366 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely go to Cataract Gorge in Launceston. Driving up to Cradle Mountain is lovely but you need a whole day there as the tours are quite long. We stayed at Jackey's Marsh which we loved. Fabulous views of the... More
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Staceycity
17 December 2015|
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Response from Drew M | Reviewed this property |
If you have a car then very easy to go on your own, well signposted.
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Lynda G
30 March 2015|
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Response from Jenelle M | Reviewed this property |
The reserve is well-equipped for visitors. There are toilets with disabled access and sheltered picnic areas and gas barbecues at the upper end of the reserve. A short walk leads from near the toilet block to the "Big Tree... More
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