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One Mile Jetty - CLOSED

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Disappointed we couldn’t walk on jetty

Still fascinating to see from the boardwalk & interesting to read about. The surrounding museum... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Nonapama
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Kincumber, Australia
via mobile
Disappointing

Still a good spot to sit and watch the sunset. Was great to walk out or ride the train out years ago

Reviewed 9 August 2018
562bertp
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Albany, Australia
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Carnarvon Heritage Precinct, a Not For Profit Community Group. Attractions include One Mile Jetty Interpretive Centre - HMAS Sydney II/HSK Kormoran, Lighthouse Keepers Cottage Museum, Railway Station Museum, Shearing Hall of Fame, Gascoyne...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Annear Place | Lot 501, Babbage island, Carnarvon, Western Australia 6701, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Pleasant walk along the jetty, the rough, uneven boards only add to the charm. Great photo opportunities with the contrasting colours of the water and the mud flats. A little disappointed that you can't actually go right to the end. A must do in Carnarvon.

3  Thank rinman
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Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

It was ok but my biggest complaint is about not being able to get to the end. If I had known this I would not have paid into the honesty box (which I know is the whole point of the funding for the restoration). Its...More

2  Thank Chris M
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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Still fascinating to see from the boardwalk & interesting to read about. The surrounding museum, exhibits and displays were very worthwhile. I hadn’t remembered that the sinking of the HMAS Sydney in WW2 was so close & so disastrous in loss of life both Aussie...More

Thank Nonapama
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Still a good spot to sit and watch the sunset. Was great to walk out or ride the train out years ago

Thank 562bertp
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

The jetty is closed! However with the history and position it’s a great opportunity if renovations were done. The cafe is ‘ok’. They need our support.

Thank PQeverywhere
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This hetty has been mismanaged over the last 50years...so much history, and lack of care...the blame game needs to be acknowledged by all...local. state Sen DC federal authorities. Charge money and get it refurbished...

Thank Lozza1964
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

The jetty is closed. Not worth the trip here. The whole area is a looooong work in progress. The lighthouse light is sitting on the ground beside the tower. Much more funding and workers are needed to make this area an attraction.

Thank Eidlewise
Reviewed 22 June 2018

My Husband and I Had lunch at the 1 Mile Jetty Cafe in Carnarvon and were very impressed. Haven’t been there for a long while as originally we were not impressed but today was a different story. I ordered a smoke salmon salad with orange...More

Thank _rcbenbow
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

We visited at sunset and were very disappointed to find the Jetty was closed for safety reasons. None of the promotional material we had seen had mentioned this. We would normally have checked the local tourist info office but it was closed when we arrived...More

Thank LindsayMann
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Really one of our “WTF” moments during out road trip. The One mile jetty is described in every leaflet and travel guide we read. “Remarkable place, you need to spend the sunrise or sunset here...” fact is: it’s closed for approx 20 years, run by...More

Thank Gernot R
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Well what a pity the 1 mile jetty has been closed down due to safety issues, had been looking forward to seeing this jetty for years, no warnings it has been closed down either, you just turn up and its barricaded. Can only imagine it...More

1  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

The One Mile Jetty is closed and seems to have been for a while. The council are not going to repair it. This is a great shame on both the heritage side and the experience. It is still worth a walk out to have a...More

Thank Dhugh70
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