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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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Great place to stop on your way through

Not sure what the last sook is on about, we loved this as a place to stop. Next to the highway, a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
zuzzles
,
Melbourne
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Tourist trap

Felt this was a 'must see' as we were passing through. However, very upset with it. The dog and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Teresa M
,
Brisbane Region, 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 4 days ago via mobile

Not sure what the last sook is on about, we loved this as a place to stop. Next to the highway, a couple of options for food- none of which was overpriced. We ate at the cafe across the road and it was brilliant. Toilets...More

Thank zuzzles
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Felt this was a 'must see' as we were passing through. However, very upset with it. The dog and tucker box sits in a little pond or fountain that is filthy. Water is green, stagnant and smelly. Place overall is like a dump site and...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely and so special to see it. The property around the dog is fun to walk around. The cafe provides a nice stop for food

Thank redsoniaa
Reviewed 9 September 2017 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
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