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Border Ranges National Park

New South Wales, Australia
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Take me Back

Stunning. We recently visited the lush green national park. With the road closures it is a bit of... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
magz4
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Coffs Harbour, Australia
via mobile
World Heritage site

Recognised as a biodiversity 'hot spot' there is an abundance of flora and fauna, including some... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Howarth S
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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“camping area” (2 reviews)
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Stunning. We recently visited the lush green national park. With the road closures it is a bit of a trek but well worth it. The only down fall is the camping area but we managed to find something further towards qld. Our visit included a...More

Thank magz4
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Recognised as a biodiversity 'hot spot' there is an abundance of flora and fauna, including some not seen elsewhere. The habitats change as you ascend, from sub-tropical forests through to temperate forests. The roads are just about OK for non-4 wheel cars, but be prepared...More

Thank Howarth S
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We ventured into the Border Ranges National Park after picking up a pamphlet at the Information Centre. What an amazing area. We came in from Barkers Vale and our first stop was Falcorostrum Loop. We just loved the stands of Antarctic Beech. Blackburn Lookout was...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

It is a great area to walk or even to drive on a rainy day. From the border loop to the Pinnacle lookout, the views on the old volcano in the Tweed Hinterland is amazing

Thank Chiel G
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

We went to the Pinnacle lookout and sat admiring the view. We heard voices coming from below and learned there is an old track which actually goes to the end of the Pinnacle itself. Its a tough track and there are a couple of sheer...More

Thank monethetripper
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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Very unlike the Eucalypt forests we are used to in Australia, Border Ranges has dense stands of various types of lush rainforest. There are short and long walks and fantastic lookouts. Our personal favourite was the Antarctic Beach forest at Bar Mountain. Also the walk...More

Thank Jeffrey E
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Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

There is a lot to see at a lot of interesting locations. Good camping areas, and some good bushwalks, both short and longer. Some interesting history, and a relaxing place, with some great lookouts. If is a must visit if in the area.

Thank Denis E
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Reviewed 2 April 2016

This was our latest weekend adventure and I already can't wait to go back! Lots of clean, spacious picnic areas, easy to get to lookouts, and trails for those with wandering feet. I highly recommend this National Park.

Thank KatyandKalle
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

We only had a day so we decided to do the 56km Border Range circuit. There was around 40-50km of unsealed road which our low slung Hyundai veloster managed reasonably well, although the road had been recently graded and there had only been light rain...More

1  Thank Irene I
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Reviewed 23 January 2016

I am not that keen on hiking or walks over 30 mins - 2hrs max return unless I am promised an awesome something. I am pretty fit and can do most walks in less than the time suggested more because I get bored looking at...More

Thank krowsnuts
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