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Yarrahapinni Lookout

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As we are moving to the Mid-North Coast we wanted to check out the area from Grassy Head through to... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Peter J C
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Sydney, Australia
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A ''highlight'' of the area

Getting to this drive up Yarrahappinni Mountain can be done a few ways. A good one is off the... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Sally H
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Macksville, Australia
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Tower Road | Yarriabini National Park, Yarrahapinni, New South Wales 2441, Australia
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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

As we are moving to the Mid-North Coast we wanted to check out the area from Grassy Head through to the Pacific Hwy. The 4WD and the off-road GPS handled the roads no problem. The lookout views to the South, really worth the drive.

Thank Peter J C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Getting to this drive up Yarrahappinni Mountain can be done a few ways. A good one is off the Scotts Head road, about half way. Turn off to enjoy some off road type driving over babbling brooks, sub tropical rainforest and a picnic area that...More

1  Thank Sally H
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Be prepared and take the right road up from the Highway, worth it but a very narrow road. I took my i30 and it managed it well. no need for a 4 wheel drive. The view from the lookout was great. Worth taking a picnic...More

Thank Jancy1
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We have a 4 wheel drive and traversed the road up the mountain easily. It is achievable with a regular car, but not for the faint-hearted. What a wonderful eco-system. Not to be missed!

Thank Wattleberry37
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The views are spectacular. My husband enjoyed the whole area as he loves to be off road and get away from out it all. A wonderful place to seed the larger picture the weather was excellent.

Thank Moir A
Reviewed 11 April 2016

The Yarrahapinni Lookout is somewhat marred by all the mobile phone towers and repeater stations installed on the summit. Of course that's because it's the highest point around and as such offers some decent panoramic views. If you're just out for a leisurely exploratory drive...More

Thank Brian T
Reviewed 27 March 2016

This is great drive through thr rain forest, across tricking streams. There is a rest area on the way with toilets, BBQ a big goanna and seating. It was neat and tidy. There is an impressive stand of flooded gums there as well. The straight...More

Thank sc0ttandmichele
Reviewed 23 January 2016

The view of the surrounding countryside and all the way to the coast is fabulous. It's worth the slow drive up on dirt and gravel to get to the top. The National Park used to be a State Forest. There is a picnic spot along...More

1  Thank Enjoy_the_breeze
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