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Nelson Falls

Lyell Highway | Between Queenstown and Derwent Bridge, Queenstown, Tasmania, Australia
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easy walk

Another easy walk. At the start of the walk there were clear signs advising of the severity of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CocoTampa123
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Perth, Australia
Awesome site

A leisurely walk will take you to a heavenly place. A great place to stop stretch your legs and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
16alexanderh
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Adelaide, Australia
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  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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“easy walk” (22 reviews)
“car park” (21 reviews)
“short walk” (35 reviews)
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Lyell Highway | Between Queenstown and Derwent Bridge, Queenstown, Tasmania, Australia
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"easy walk"
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"car park"
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"short walk"
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"beautiful waterfall"
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"derwent bridge"
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"stretch your legs"
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"pleasant walk"
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"nice break"
in 5 reviews
"great spot"
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"off the highway"
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"worth a stop"
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"toilet facilities"
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"information boards"
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"lake st"
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"minute return"
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"all ages"
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"great rest stop"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Another easy walk. At the start of the walk there were clear signs advising of the severity of the walk and expected duration, it was a very pleasant walk with information bulletins along the way providing key information.

Thank CocoTampa123
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A leisurely walk will take you to a heavenly place. A great place to stop stretch your legs and soak in the sight and sound.

Thank 16alexanderh
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the many short walks easy to access along the Lyell Highway, definitely worth a stop to have a look.

Thank Julieanna70
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pleasant easy walk. Boardwalk most of the way. Easy parking and clean drop toilets. Suitable for pushers and wheelchairs

Thank emmacdam
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

on the way to Lake St. Claire this walk is easily spotted cause you will always find loads of car or caravan stop by.

Thank SF L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is truly beautiful - a short walk off the highway surrounded by forest. Hard to distinguish between this and Russell Falls as the best waterfall we saw in Tasmania. Great photo opportunities!

Thank funkyhughes23
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Until now the nicest falls we'd seen in Tasmania was St Columba Falls in the north-east (beating out Liffey Falls), but after seeing Nelson Falls we quickly decided it was even better! From the car park, it's only a 10 minute stroll along a fairly...More

1  Thank AlbanyRick
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very, very pretty! Well worth the stop when going from one side of the state to the other. Flat, short, easy walk.

Thank Peggyleanne
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Easy 20 min walk through some lovely bush land to find at the end some stunning waterfalls . great photos taken well worth the walk . check it out everyone

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We were told that we MUST take in Nelson Falls by the locals at Queenstown. So glad that we did - it's a very easy and flat walk on a wooden boardwalk the whole way - great for wheelchairs. The ferns, greenery and trees are...More

1  Thank JanitaBlinco
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