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Only chosen this walk mainly because its close to Port Arthur Historical site but it did not... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Penang Island, Malaysia
Having fun with sand dunes

I wanted to go to the Crescent Bay sand dunes, following Mount Brown and Crescent Bay. Once there I... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
Robby G C
Toronto, Canada
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Safety Cove Road, Port Arthur, Tasmania 7182, Australia
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Only chosen this walk mainly because its close to Port Arthur Historical site but it did not disappointed us. The walk to mount brown is a pleasant 2 hours walk with nice view along the way. The route leading to the summit is not well...More

Thank BTLim
Reviewed 21 April 2018

I wanted to go to the Crescent Bay sand dunes, following Mount Brown and Crescent Bay. Once there I was in my elements. That was the best dunes to enjoy. It is huge and we can run down to the beach or roll or even...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is a stunning area of Tasman Peninsula, and Crescent Bay is gorgeous. It can only be reached by foot or boat. The track is reasonable, although initial sand hills can be discouraging. Wildflowers in November are a particular attraction. On the day I walked...More

Thank Saley69
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Took a visitor along this track and onto the beach and was truly amazed at the fresh air, clean beach and no crowds. Tide was in so a little harder to walk, but terrific in the sun. Easy to find.

Thank tonypark50
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We came here, anticipating a view to the Aurora Australis, but there was a full moon. There is a scary deep blowhole and lots of walking. We didn't climb to the top of Mt Brown because it was getting too dark, but we did walk...More

Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This is an excellent short walk with breathtaking views of Cape Raoul, Cape Pillar and Tasman Island. There are a few steep sand dunes with loose sand to climb and descend near the start of the walk but the rest of the track is fairly...More

1  Thank ozneilau
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Easy access from Remarkable Cave car park. Mt Brown affords lovely views of Crescent Bay and the coastline of the Three Capes Track toward Arthurs Peak, Cape Pillar and Tasman Island.

Thank cmsoz
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Lovely heathland walk with spectacular views across the coast. Wildflower profusion in the season and quite a few out of season. Sandy going and fairly easy underfoot.

Thank Bjerkana
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is an easy short walk with great views and the option of side track to the beautiful Crescent Bay. I have been here several times at different times of the year and each has been very enjoyable even if the weather is not great...More

2  Thank Brian G
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The start of the walk (at the car park) offered us magnificent views already. This track is around 1.5 hours drive from Hobart city. Tracks were incredibly clear and view of Cape Raoul (towards the right) along the way was splendid. Would recommend families to...More

Thank Celinell
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