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Cuckoo Falls

Cuckoo Falls Road, Scottsdale, Tasmania, Australia
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experience bush walkers only

The track has been closed now for several years and all sign posts pointing to it's beginning have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
biggc112017
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Launceston, Australia
Closed

Check with the Scottsdale Visitor Centre, I am fairly sure this walk is unaccessible now due to... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2014
alikat19
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hobart
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3 weeks ago
“experience bush walkers only”
4 Jun 2014
“Closed”
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Cuckoo Falls Road, Scottsdale, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The track has been closed now for several years and all sign posts pointing to it's beginning have been removed. Landslips towards the end of the treacherous track make it extremely difficult and dangerous to venture in. Only experienced walkers should attempt the walk which...More

1  Thank biggc112017
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Reviewed 5 June 2014

Check with the Scottsdale Visitor Centre, I am fairly sure this walk is unaccessible now due to Forestry resource cutbacks.

7  Thank alikat19
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Reviewed 10 April 2013

well worth the walk, which itself is most enjoyable through tree ferns and lush green forest with sound of water and birds

Thank CarolynG351
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Reviewed 10 October 2012

Can get a bit wet underfoot but then it is a waterfall. Take care to remember which forks you take as it may get confusing on the way back.

1  Thank 616A81T5
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Reviewed 28 August 2012

The other reviews were accurate in that the trail is overgrown, steep, wet, and poorly signed. The worst part of the hike though, was pulling 10 leeches off in the dark car park. I wouldn't return, and would particularly advise against it in the wetter...More

Thank JillianUtahwestmi
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Reviewed 5 August 2012

well...this certainly a walk for only the most determined... not for the faint hearted or unprepared. Do not to attempt on your own, or without provisions. l would go so far as to classify it as dangerous. lt is most poorly signed and if you...More

2  Thank Frances L
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Reviewed 12 February 2012

Our misadventures began with trying to find the falls which are located near Scottsdale and are about an hour north east of Launceston. Their road sign had fallen over so we first took a wrong turn before finding the right road. A new sign has...More

2  Thank TassieTravellers99
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Reviewed 4 December 2011

. I opted for Cuckoo Falls, “...a few kilometres east of Scottsdale. The right turn from the Tasman Highway is well signposted. Follow the signs to the carpark.” Whoever wrote the last sentence hadn’t been there for some time. There is no sign on the...More

4  Thank iandsmith
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