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Mt Kaputar National Park

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Address: Kaputar road | Nandewar Range, Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia
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Australia Day picnic

Cool while the surroundings boiled. Nice picnic area and toilets. Look outs and boarded walks were well cared for. Saw kangaroos. Pleasant.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Maccas84
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Whyalla, Australia
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Whyalla, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cool while the surroundings boiled. Nice picnic area and toilets. Look outs and boarded walks were well cared for. Saw kangaroos. Pleasant.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

I visit the region every few weeks and always make an effort to go to the national park - it is spectacular all year round. Plenty of different walks and drives, plus a heap of things to look at, it is a hidden gem in NSW. Be mindful of extensive dirt roads so choose an appropriate vehicle, I once lost... More 

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1 Thank MorrisMinor62
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Going up the mountain in quite a storm, rain stopped when we arrived on top. Very nice walks to the lookouts in fresh air. no one around at this day! Do not drive up to the summit, but take the track a little downhil from that intersection which is signposted "Kaputar Summit". Maybe 1 km to walk.

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Gympie, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

This was an amazing experience!!! Absolutely loved it - we got to the very top! Plenty of places to stop for views and places to have a picnic. Don't be put off by the dirt road for the first part of the journey - it does get sealed after about 10 - 15 klms - just persevere and you will... More 

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Ipswich, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Cold wet and dreary. Yet the next day Sunny warm and fantastic views. This place is worth the worst weather if you can see those views.

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Despite the rain and not really being able to walk any further then the paved car park. The drive from Bingara to Narrabri was just so beautiful and scenic, the Glacial Area a little further up was actually enhanced by the flooding rain- absolutely amazing to see so much water rushing over the rocks and the thundering sound of the... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Stayed 2 nights at Dawsons Creek campground. Lots of wildlife, you have to watch out for the posse of young kangaroos that will try to steal food, they are quite bold. Lovely circuit walk from the campground takes a couple of leisurely hour with great views, Watching the sunset from West Kaputar rock lookout was also a highlight.

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1 Thank Rennie2526
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Kaputar NP is simply a stunning and Id say fairly unexpected gem in north-west NSW. Its a mountainous area, remnant of an old shield volcano and includes low alpine and dry rain forest areas in a part of the state more noted for its flat and hot agricultural plains . Until our trip in 2016, I hadn't been up the... More 

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I only had four hours to drive from Narrabri, walk in the national park and get back. I went to Green Camp and did the Yulludunida track up to the dingo fence. This is a superb, exhilarating walk up many many wooden steps and nicely positioned rocks. It's not that hard. Proper walking boots would have been an advantage but... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

After the park entrance, dirt road starts . 3 km later it become tar sealed. They "all are wide enough,some part roughly surface. Not difficult to drive .to summit with many stops and look out along the way.

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