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Ludlow Tuart Forest

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Address: Tuart Drive, Busselton, Western Australia, Australia
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Definitley worth the detour if you have the time. There is a really good bird hide and possum trail across from the picnic spot, with easy access and short trails.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand

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Aoraki Mount Cook National Park (Te Wahipounamu), New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitley worth the detour if you have the time. There is a really good bird hide and possum trail across from the picnic spot, with easy access and short trails.

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Busselton, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Alternative route to Busselton off the Bussell Hwy. Spectacular tall trees and canopy of green. Wildlife can be seen often.

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Perth
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

What an excellent mini-detour. Off the Busselton - Bunbury highway without losing miles. This short drive shows off the remnants of an extensive coastal forest of Tuart. The trees were harvested for their very dense timber and were cleared for agriculture. They are unique to the limestone coastal environment of Western Australia.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

A pleasant drive on sealed road just off main highway. Some great views of isolated Tuart Forrest however a little underwhelming

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Just past Capel on the way to Busselton the Tuart Forest Drive is signposted on the right. The distance is about the same as the bypass but the drive is so much nicer. Magnificent Tuart trees, very little traffic, no big trucks and a truly delightful taste of nature in all it's grandeur

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Has a nice feel to it, lots of kangaroos Check out the wetlands birdhide just before the bridge on Layman Road

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Worth the drive unless your in a hurry, slow down enjoy the trees, you just came off the forrest hwy!!! boring wasnt it. stop and rest take a walk in the bush

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Bunbury, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

The Ludlow Tuart Forest is adored by nature lovers. With it's tall tuart trees, kangaroos and other nocturnal native animals it is simply beautiful. I suggest just packing a picnic, finding a spot and sitting and enjoying the sounds of the bush while keeping your eyes open for the kangaroos.

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Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Worth taking a few minutes extra to leave the main highway and enjoy this very pleasant alternative route to Busselton/Port Geographe.

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Kangaroos, parakeets, magpies, crows and just getting away from things and flies. Drive slowly at dusk and dawn for kangaroos

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