Waterfall Way, Armidale

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Waterfall Way, a scenic route that gets its name from the waterfalls encompassed in the Dorrigo National Park, is frequently cited as one of Australia’s most beautiful tourist drives. Seven national parks, three of which are listed as World Heritage Areas and form part of the Gondwana rain forests of Australia, are located on or close to the route, which is a vital link between coastal and inland New South Wales. Along this route, which is 191 kilometers (119 mi) long, there are plenty of natural attractions for you to enjoy, including lush tropical rain forests, cascading waterfalls, and sprawling plains. Numerous spots along the way offer a range of accommodations, outdoor cafés, open-air markets, and roadside food stalls. Plan your Waterfall Way visit and explore what else you can see and do in Armidale using our Armidale trip itinerary tool .
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  • Everywhere in New England there were signs of drought. You can see this as you begin the Waterfall Way. But little by little you creep to the escarpment and finally some green. Mind you there is still...  more »
  • We drove from the coast to Armidale and although in the midst of a drought there were still waterfalls coming down to the road. The views back towards the coast were breathtakingly stunning. Be carefu...  more »
  • It was a beautiful drive even though the waterfalls did not have much water. Stopping at the Dorrigo national park visitor centre, Dangar Falls and Ebor falls highly recommended. Both falls had water ...  more »
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