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Mount Archer

Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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A beautiful place to check out at sunset or any time. A must do when visiting Rockhampton. Just be... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lyn J
via mobile
Worth the effort.

A couple of reasons come to mind as to why a visitor should drive or any very fit people should... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
d0nald37
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Gold Coast, Australia
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"short drive"
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"great walking tracks"
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"lovely drive"
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"great view of the city"
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"national park"
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"bbq facilities"
in 3 reviews
"windy road"
in 2 reviews
"residential area"
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"degree view"
in 2 reviews
"lovely picnic area"
in 2 reviews
"steep climb"
in 2 reviews
"degrees cooler"
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"worth the trip"
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"well worth the effort"
in 2 reviews
"all ages"
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"lookout"
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"cyclists"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A beautiful place to check out at sunset or any time. A must do when visiting Rockhampton. Just be careful of the push bikes on the way up, they also like the veiws from the top.

Thank Lyn J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A couple of reasons come to mind as to why a visitor should drive or any very fit people should walk up to the lookouts on Mt. Archer. The views of the city and beyond are amazing. You can also do the walking circuits that...More

Thank d0nald37
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great views well worth a visit take some lunch have a picnic bbqs toilets, such a shame the cafe isn’t open for those just going up to admire the view.

Thank sandyred52
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have visited Mount Archer before but I must say that the new walkway improves the views dramatically. It looks like it's not quite finished, which could explain why the signage telling you how to get to it is fairly scarce. But once you find...More

Thank Philip Y
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Make sure to visit Mount Archer and new Boardwalk with stunning views across Rockhampton, the boardwalk adds great value to this area for nature walks and sightseeing. Highly recommend.

Thank Melanie Jane W
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Steeper climb in a car than you'd expect, beautiful views either side, couple of easy hiking trail. A cafe would be nice but that's not an issue as there are plenty of clean spots to sit

1  Thank Wilma L
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

It is only a short drive to Mt archer from Rockhampton. The facilities are quite good, there are BBQ's, shelter, toilets and a decked lookout which is the process on being built (usable). There are walking tracks and great views to the coast and the...More

Thank Fiona G
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Only a short drive out of Rockhampton... lovely drive, nice walking paths at the top of the mountain. No cafe, but the views are excellent and you can see right to the coast of Yeppoon.

Thank acmct7
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Took a drive up to the top of Mt Archer, good views from the top. Walked the tracks, though one was overgrown the other was fine. They are building a great looking deck out over the hillside which will have great views. Oh cafe only...More

Thank Derek B
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We headed up to the summit for a bbq lunch over Christmas and everyone really enjoyed themselves. The amenities we're very clean and the bbqs great to cook on. Very nice views with an abundance of wildlife. Only off getting 5 star as the local...More

Thank David G
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James J
6 June 2017|
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Response from DariustheM | Reviewed this property |
The RRC has just opened a foot path up there, I saw it on TV. You can ride a bike or walk up. Its a hill.
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