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Dog On The Tucker Box

Snake Gully | Hume Highway, Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
0400-373-231
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Don't drive past this iconic landmark

If you are heading past, you must stop and visit. This is Australian folklore. Amenities are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael C
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Sydney, Australia
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Smaller than you'd think

We stopped in here on a rainy day as we were passing through to check out the dog, being so iconic... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
AWTYblogger
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Mullumbimby, Australia
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Snake Gully | Hume Highway, Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are heading past, you must stop and visit. This is Australian folklore. Amenities are available at this well placed rest stop with character.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here on a rainy day as we were passing through to check out the dog, being so iconic in Australian folk lore we couldn't pass it up. The dog itself is tiny, but we were still glad we stopped to check it...More

Thank AWTYblogger
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

It's worth pulling off the highway for a quick leg stretch at this historic spot. The statue is... fine, but it's in a nice green setting and there are decent amenities nearby if you need to refuel.

Thank aussie_abroad08
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I love Australia and I love the Dog on the Tuckerbox. So iconic. Maybe so iconic the danger is you are underwhelmed when you visit. But that aside. Do it. Take some pics. And hear yourself singing the old song...On the road to Gundagai.

Thank PeterPilt
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We stopped to have a look at the dog on the tuckerbox on our way to Melbourne. I had seen it years ago and it was smaller than I remembered. It's a good place to break the drive on that long straight stretch of the...More

Thank andream0402
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

A roadtrip stop to take a break grab a coffee and learn a bit of history. Nice spot for the kids have a play.

Thank AdamMelissa G
Reviewed 11 July 2017

What a great surprise to find a new Big Thing nearby. The Big Koala!! Great photo op. Get a hug from the Big Koala!

Thank ants79
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We were on the way to Sydney and we stopped of at the dog on the tucker it was a great attraction. Overall it was worth a visit to see the dog!

Thank williamdjskinner
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

A statue of a dog sitting on a box (in case there's any confusion) - I suppose it's one of those things that becomes a must see tourist attraction. Thankfully there's other things around at the rest stop that makes it worth the stop (fuel,...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Simply Awful: cardboard more tasty than the rubbery eggs that tasted as if had been kept warm for many hours. Seems like a lot of spin associated with being "organic" ... maybe it is all organic, but not well done and a lot of marketing...More

Thank JackRedt
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