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Great walk and great views

This is a lovely place to visit. there is a nice walk up to the top of the rock which gives some... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Richard M
Swindon, United Kingdom
Panoramic Views

Although the trip from Nundle to Hanging Rock Lookout is windy it is well worth the drive. The view... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“dirt road”(11 reviews)
“awesome views”(2 reviews)
“picnic area”(2 reviews)
Travel east from the Nundle Hotel along Oakenville Street for 800 metres then veer left where it is signposted to Hanging Rock and Barry. Travel 6.5 kilometres and you will see a road on the left that goes to Niangala. Almost opposite, on the right...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Nundle, New South Wales 2340, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a lovely place to visit. there is a nice walk up to the top of the rock which gives some lovely views over the surrouding countryside. There are a number of interesting features on the way up and lots of rocks to clamber...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although the trip from Nundle to Hanging Rock Lookout is windy it is well worth the drive. The view back towards Nundle is stunning.

Thank Meander622600
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A steep windy road to get to the lookout turn off and the a very narrow road in. Short walk to the lookout which is abit tricky if you’re not sure footed but a very nice view once you’re there. Just in need of a...More

Thank jandp768
Reviewed 10 September 2018

This lookout is a short 1klm drive off the tar along a good dirt road. Parking is good and the track to the lookout is about 50m. Not suitable for those with walking difficulties but easy for average fitness. No toilets here. The views are...More

Thank MarkV3479
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Quick trip to the spectacular views. The road is rough and narrow, so go slow and be aware of other traffic. It was very cold and windy up there on the lookout, but it is winter after all, we took extra clothes, just in case.

Thank cbarratt1965
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Well worth the short drive from town. After a drive through the forest from Walcha we came across this lookout. Fabulous view.

Thank susanll63
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing views but no signage unfortunately to tell us where we are looking. Be careful with road in, it’s 2 way.,

Thank S T
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Easy to access off the sealed road. Walk down to the lookout but be careful as it is rocky. Good spot to see native birds. 200 metres away is a covered area for a feed. This is also close to where you can find crystals...More

Thank Drew D
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This was well worth the effort to find this park. I only wish there was an option to see it from underneath the lookout down in the canyon.

Thank GrandTour758547
Reviewed 26 June 2018

A must is this lookout. The view over Nundle and the hills is superb. And just a short drive on iare the beautiful Sheba Dams. Take your fishing rod!

Thank margie-b77
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