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Disaster Bay Lookout

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Address: Ben Boyd National Park, Eden, New South Wales, Australia

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Great view on well made lookout with seat

A great view and photo-point from this well made lookout with a seat so you can enjoy the vista at length. Car park good for a picnic. Better then views at lighthouse for me... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 February 2017
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

A great view and photo-point from this well made lookout with a seat so you can enjoy the vista at length. Car park good for a picnic. Better then views at lighthouse for me, weather can interrupt the view especially sea mist.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

the views from this lookout at very scenic and great. we had a cup of tea while we enjoyed the views. certainly very nice.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

Is what you will say when you first take in the view from this lookout located in Ben Boyd National Park: jaw-droppingly brilliant with views forever. A definite must see on the way to the Green Cape Lighthouse and as it is just off the road it is accessible to everyone (no big treks to see this lookout :-) ).... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

The view is definitely not a disaster as you gaze toward Wonboyn and Victoria. Take a picnic and relax and enjoy the view.

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Thank RLNR
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This is worth stopping for the view was spectacular,you can see the for miles we where there on a sunny day but could imagine it to be as beautiful on an rainy over cast day.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

On our way to the Snorkelling Scott stopped of at the lookout, you get a real perspective of the remoteness of this area when you look due south, miles and miles of empty coastline. Wow.

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Eden, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Actually this view is literally right in my backyard. On a clear day one can see right on down to the Victorian border areas. It's also great fr whale watching and just taking it all in.

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Melbourne
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Apart from the spectacular views you should stop here to pay the $8.00 per vehicle Park Entry fee. These funds go to the upkeep of the National Parks you are currently enjoying. The small lookout here has stunning views down to Disaster Bay. On a clear day you can literally see for miles. We have a 4WD so he drive... More 

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Snowy Mountains, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Stop and look! Don't drive past - this is one of the best lookouts around. I've heard others describe it as breath taking. Be on the lookout for a Monitor Lizard that likes to hang out around the viewing platform.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Fair drive off the freeway on dirt roads, but if you're en route to Green Cape or Bittangabee do not pass this by as its on the same road. It's just spectacular. The beginning of many incredible cliffs and rocky beach views on the east coast, but this one is awesome.

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