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Skippy Rock Road

Cape Leeuwin Rd | Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park, Augusta, Western Australia 6290, Australia
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Nice Views

We weren't sure in the end if we actually found Skippy Rock but the gravel road di have some very... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Anita T
,
Forster, Australia
Corrugation Road with a nice view if you make it.

Once again we spent a week down here and travelled this short but rugged road many times. It was in... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
David E
,
East Fremantle, Australia
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good38%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
11 Jul 2017
“Nice Views”
4 May 2017
“Corrugation Road with a nice view if you make it.”
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Cape Leeuwin Rd | Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park, Augusta, Western Australia 6290, Australia
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We weren't sure in the end if we actually found Skippy Rock but the gravel road di have some very nice scenery. The road was a little corrugated but the Corolla managed it easily.

Thank Anita T
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

Once again we spent a week down here and travelled this short but rugged road many times. It was in the worst condition we have seen and has not been graded for some time. Local council needs to pull its finger out and send in...More

Thank David E
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Corrugated gravel, with vehicle dust in summer, Skippy Rock Road eventually winds to a 'parking' area, with pathways down to the sea. Haven't caught a trevally (skippy) at The Rock for years, but herring arrive here in numbers late March - May. Taking a little...More

Thank ozcan1
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

Gravel road down to Skippy rock that is a favourite fishing spot but just like the road can be very dangerous for the city slicker. Road is always in need of grading as after peak times it is in very bad shape and corrugated.

1  Thank David E
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Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

This review is hard, trying to determine how many stars it should get. Cost - free Ease of getting to - well, it's right near Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse so it's handy to visit on the way back. Although you need to take the scenic route,...More

2  Thank KylieIsTravelling
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

Was most surprising to see how the Little Pinnacles were formed as they calcified around trees. It felt very eerie and disjointed to be there as there were no sea birds around. The magic is watching the sunset from this vantage point! Heaven!!

Thank Andrea1969
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Reviewed 5 February 2016

This listing should actually be for Skippy Rock, which has many beautiful things around it, including a small area of pinnacle like rocks (which it isn't really known for), and a whole lot more. Access to Skippy Rock is off the main Skippy Rock Rd...More

1  Thank AlbanyRick
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