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I had no idea this was here but its well worth a visit. The walk to see the falls is quite easy but... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
GDuncs
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Adelaide, Australia
Nice falls and picnic areas but No Toilets !

Down a reasonably good dirt road, not far off the main road. Road is sealed when it gets... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
Mytravadv
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Brisbane, Australia
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Hay Flat Rd | Hay Flat, Normanville, South Australia 5204, Australia
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All reviews easy walk dirt road short walk from the car park great picnic spot small waterfall vantage point hidden treasure top spot the main road picnic area hidden away nice walk stream yankalilla trees rocks pathway
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I had no idea this was here but its well worth a visit. The walk to see the falls is quite easy but if you want to explore the falls a bit closer the path is quite tricky and slippery so care is required. Its...More

Thank GDuncs
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Down a reasonably good dirt road, not far off the main road. Road is sealed when it gets steep. Lots of parking spaces and picnic tables but No Toilets !! - so not really good for kids, picnics etc. Such a shame as this is...More

Thank Mytravadv
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We walked down the small hill from the carpark and along the wide pathway for about 500m. The scenery was lovely with towering trees.Easy walk once you get down the hill. Easy done with eg walker. Good for kids. Small stream with bridge. Falls not...More

1  Thank hbrisbane
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Nice little falls, but nothing to go out of your way for. Short, flat walk from the carpark to the base of the falls, but then you need to rock-hop over the stream to get a good view. Nice little picnic area at the carpark....More

Thank Travel_Revival
Reviewed 19 July 2018

We missed the turn off before Victor Harbour, then again as sign posting is not that good. determined to find it and eventually did. Little carparking fits about 3 or 4 cars witha little area before to park. but were lucky as was June so...More

Thank Coppermouse1
Reviewed 1 June 2018

The water fall is nice, it is not all that spectacular when compared to some other waterfalls in Australia. In respect, the journey out to the waterfall has more to offer as you travel pass grazing farmland and forest over a gravel road to the...More

1  Thank pandkgraham
Reviewed 14 January 2018

A very nice short bush walk to this delightful spot, good trees to hide from the heat, and happens to be just next to ancestors land for me, so very cool.

Thank Glenda R
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Nice spot to go for a walk to the falls, winter time is much nicer as the falls have a lot more water coming down. Try going on a “normal weekend” as they would be a lot less people than peak holiday times.

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Went along with some fellow camera buffs and had a great time. Beautiful scenery.flowing water and many trees with character.

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Wonderful location, wish we brought a picnic lunch. I didn't expect the long dirt road that you drive in on but was pleasantly surprised on arrival. From the arrival of a huge amount of butterflies that greet you when you start the walk, to walking...More

Thank Cindy M
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Rebecca H
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Response from Travel_Revival | Reviewed this property |
Rebecca, whilst swimming IS permitted and there IS a small rockpool at the base of the falls, it is another question as to whether there is sufficient water to actually swim. You may be able to get wet and cool off, but you... More
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Charmaine M
29 December 2017|
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Response from Sean W | Reviewed this property |
the location given when we tried to find there was no waterfall just on a flat dirt road. unless somebody has updated map position it's a waste of time. this time of the year it's usually not waterfall running time. best... More
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EveW198
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Response from sheidow9 | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't doing the driving and we were taking our time, but it probably took 20 mins - half an hour.
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Chris M
24 December 2014|
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Response from Traveller5211 | Reviewed this property |
I would think yes as long as it is kept on the lead. There is plenty of wildlife around at times including roos and deer so it may want to follow a scent and the hills can be quite step to chase a dog through.
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