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Guide Falls Reserve

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Tranquil place

Lovely clean reserve. Lovely place for the family or couple or solo Nice for a strole Bbq amenities... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Julie C
via mobile
Just gorgeous

My favorite fall so far. The kids had a ball climbing and balancing all over. Great park with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ColDenne
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Hobart, Australia
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“picnic area”(10 reviews)
“car park”(14 reviews)
“easy access”(6 reviews)
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15 Km of Burnie, Burnie, Tasmania 7321, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 August 2014

One of the easiest waterfalls to get to! Suitable for all ages and a short drive from Burnie. Check out photos and a full review here: http://tassieadventures.wordpress.com/2014/08/28/guide-falls/

7  Thank SarahV9184OA
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 17 December 2015

A good place to visit for an hour or so or briefly as part of touring the many waterfalls in the North West of Tasmania. It has toilet facilities two car parks the bottom one where you walk up a gentle slope to the base...More

1  Thank paulcampbell1
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely clean reserve. Lovely place for the family or couple or solo Nice for a strole Bbq amenities also toilet facilities

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite fall so far. The kids had a ball climbing and balancing all over. Great park with facilities and road access making this doable for all ages

Thank ColDenne
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Great falls and rock formation, easy walk from bottom car park and stairs upto top view of waterfall.

Thank kate h
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

There are two ways to access the falls - one from walking from the bottom car park where there is a picnic area and toilets, the other from the top with two scenic lookouts and a very short walk. We chose the top. The falls...More

Thank Alice R
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Glad we took the time to check it out. Well sign-posted and fairly easy to find. We parked at the bottom car park and walked about 300 metres to base of falls. Beautiful spot and worthy of a photo or two

Thank ianhillard
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Walked up to the falls yesterday with our 3 children 14-10-2 and it worth a look. We used the picnic area to have our lunch, very well maintained. The walking track was enjoyable, had a few trees down though from recent winds.

1  Thank leonardjody
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Bit of a hidden Gem. Can almost drive right up to the falls. Parking near the base and near the top with a relatively easy walk either up to the top or down to the bottom. They might not be niagra falls, but still very...More

Thank Darryl B
Reviewed 21 June 2018

We went on a rainy day day. Walk was a little steep in places. But would be lovely on a warmer day. Very quiet and relaxing.

Thank _syoukye1bb
Reviewed 18 April 2018

After we parked our rental car, we went to the outlook of the Guide Falls Reserve. It was a nice waterfall. Still, I thought there should be more than that. We found a path to the bottom. It was here that the waterfall was in...More

1  Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Were told this was an untapped gem and were not dissapointed. We drove to the top car park and tgen walked out to the waterfall. Easy short walk, but a little steep ans slippery in spots, worth the effort

1  Thank Julie P
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100macfam2014
5 March 2018|
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Response from Aley07 | Reviewed this property |
You have to hire a car to get to Guide Falls. There us a picinic area/bbq shelter and gas is free, there are walking tracks for you to enjoy the nature and there is the Guide river where you can go fishing. There is walking... More
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Annelise S
22 July 2017|
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Response from karla b | Reviewed this property |
yes you could swim here but our waters are extreamly cold . so summer would be a giod time :)
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NicholaW25
29 December 2016|
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Response from b e | Reviewed this property |
There is no public bus I don't think but it is only a fifteen minute drive from Burnie someone may take you
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