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Address: Cuckoo Falls Road, Scottsdale, Tasmania, Australia

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Check with the Scottsdale Visitor Centre, I am fairly sure this walk is unaccessible now due to Forestry resource cutbacks.

Reviewed 4 June 2014
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Reviewed 4 June 2014

Check with the Scottsdale Visitor Centre, I am fairly sure this walk is unaccessible now due to Forestry resource cutbacks.

6 Thank alikat19
Scottsdale, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2013

well worth the walk, which itself is most enjoyable through tree ferns and lush green forest with sound of water and birds

Thank CarolynG351
Tamar Valley
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2012

Can get a bit wet underfoot but then it is a waterfall. Take care to remember which forks you take as it may get confusing on the way back.

1 Thank 616A81T5
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2012

The other reviews were accurate in that the trail is overgrown, steep, wet, and poorly signed. The worst part of the hike though, was pulling 10 leeches off in the dark car park. I wouldn't return, and would particularly advise against it in the wetter months.

Thank JillianUtahwestmi
Launceston, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2012

well...this certainly a walk for only the most determined... not for the faint hearted or unprepared. Do not to attempt on your own, or without provisions. l would go so far as to classify it as dangerous. lt is most poorly signed and if you arrive at the carpark after several wrong turns and you have managed to realise the... More 

2 Thank Frances L
Launceston, Australia
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533 reviews
350 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 11 February 2012

Our misadventures began with trying to find the falls which are located near Scottsdale and are about an hour north east of Launceston. Their road sign had fallen over so we first took a wrong turn before finding the right road. A new sign has now been erected. The beginning of the track is overrun by ferns and features a... More 

2 Thank TassieTravellers99
Pacific Coast Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 4 December 2011

. I opted for Cuckoo Falls, “...a few kilometres east of Scottsdale. The right turn from the Tasman Highway is well signposted. Follow the signs to the carpark.” Whoever wrote the last sentence hadn’t been there for some time. There is no sign on the most important intersection which cost me about 10 minutes, and another sign was overgrown with... More 

4 Thank iandsmith

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