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Ancient sands

Just 5 km out if Wentworth it is well worth the visit to this unique formation is sand dunes dating... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Mark K
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Australia
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Well worth a visit

Only 4 Klms from town is this amazing red desert sand dunes. They are easily accessible with... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
lyndav1
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Newcastle
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All reviews car park melon slide down great fun a lot of fun free attraction worth the short drive few hours sports shop half an hour every direction worth a visit great spot cardboard desert landscape tree
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Bit of dessert experience without the hassle! Easy assess, just a short drive off the Silver City Highway after Wentworth. Very good place to visit with young kids. Lots of fun and photo opportunities. Blue sky and red sand make the perfect background! We visited...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MalWSyd
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Just 5 km out if Wentworth it is well worth the visit to this unique formation is sand dunes dating back 40000 years.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mark K
Reviewed 12 July 2018

So you pull up in the car park and it didn't look like much, however once you climb the first sand hill there are sand hills for miles! Really feels like another world! There are table and chairs, drop loos. You can get boards from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Margo M
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Only 4 Klms from town is this amazing red desert sand dunes. They are easily accessible with fabulous panorama in every direction. The dunes are formed over the canopy of a very old tree & you can experience standing in this canopy. The car park...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank lyndav1
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Outstanding, 500 year old tree growing in the sand dunes, great panorama with the red coloured sand. interesting seeing children sliding down the dunes on sleds and cardboard.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank GLW1941
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Pretty amazing views in every direction. The ‘God tree’ is a must see. It’s not a long walk through the dunes but incredible to think your standing in the canopy of such an old tree. The sign at the picnic area tells you where the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank bellaflea
Reviewed 17 February 2018

We visited on a warm, blue sky day and thoroughly enjoyed climbing the sand dunes and looking at the view. We probably spent close to an hour there as we climbed further to get away from the crowds near the car park. Definitly worth a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank HolidayKat_86
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Wentworth os only 1/2 hour from Mildura and is a must when in the area. Perry Sand Hills has been the location for many movies and it gives you the feeling of being in the Sahara desert. You can feel like they go on for...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank allanhobbs
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Went there as recommendation by Wentworth Info that you can do with your dog. It was a few minutes drive from the town, well sign posted so you can’t really miss it. Big space for parking, toilet facilities... scary so do disinfect after using it....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Clivenme2002
Reviewed 3 December 2017

The sands are located just about 6km outside of Wentworth and provide a unique desert-style landscape to be explored. Climbing the dunes is great fun and the views across the sand-scape are great.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Dakles
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Response from Fiona S | Reviewed this property |
We went there last September and it was the time of the heavy rains Victoria had through out that had numerous floods throughout. We were able to still go see the sand dunes in a normal car. As the sand dunes were damp we... More
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