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Short Walk - Lovely Views

Park at the side of the road, follow the signs, walk 20m and you’re there! 5 mins tops. If you’re... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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2 min walk to lookout from carpark. Just a short stretch of the Arthur River in view. We were lucky... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2018
Wendy C
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Sumac Road, Arthur River, Tasmania 7330, Australia
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Great view of the valley looking down to the river. A very short walk to lookout from the main road.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kate h
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Park at the side of the road, follow the signs, walk 20m and you’re there! 5 mins tops. If you’re on the Tarkine Drive, stop by for a look but I wouldn’t go out of my way.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lindaa464
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Easy walk to viewing platform for a sensational view of the Arthur river. It is great to observe the different types of trees you can see from the lookout.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kerryjohn2014
Reviewed 20 February 2018

2 min walk to lookout from carpark. Just a short stretch of the Arthur River in view. We were lucky enough to see a white goshawk whilst there.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 24 January 2018

The Sumak lookout is advertised as requiring a 10 minute walk but in reality it is a lookout next to the road, the landscape is vast but the scenery is average.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Rean d
Reviewed 4 January 2018

What a fantastic scenic view, Just stand there and breathe in that fresh fresh fresh air love it Make it a stop off for sure

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Shazsarale
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Just a brief stop is good. View is lovely and the info board is worth reading. The lookout is only a short walk and the view is good.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank dip69
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We visited the Tarkine with friends after having a wonderful cruise on the Arthur River and visiting Couta Rocks. This lookout is a must see, the view is spectacular. On the day we visited it was wet with low cloud and mist which only served...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank DixCH
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Accessed by a brief walk from the car park. Panoramic views across the Arthur River and temperate rainforest.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank patriciarT3332XD
Reviewed 13 March 2017

After reviewing things to do in the area, this lookout is close and easy to get too. The view of the river is great but a long distance away from you. Overall a good lookout but it has no toilets so if you require a...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Stumpie8
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