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Mount Archer

Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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Wonderful view.

We went at night and well worth the drive the lights were lovely. The road was good but steep hard... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lee S
Brisbane, Australia
An awesome escape to peacefulness

Mt Archer is a must-visit destination when in Rocky. The drive to the base of the mountain is very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went at night and well worth the drive the lights were lovely. The road was good but steep hard to believe people live up there.

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mt Archer is a must-visit destination when in Rocky. The drive to the base of the mountain is very nice, as you go through some very nice neighborhoods. The drive up the mountain is also very nice. It's twisty in some places but it's not...More

Thank tcarlsonjr
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Mount Archer has a great view of the city of Rockhampton. Also on a clear day you can view the ocean of yeppoon, in the opposite direction.

Thank Bruce K
Reviewed 10 July 2017

My wife and I took the trip to the top of Mount Archer. While the views overlooking the city of Rockhampton were spectacular the better views were blocked out by a few trees. Minor point but still an interesting drive and look over the city

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This is a great place to while away and hour or two. The best part is, you can drive straight up the top and don't have to hike up if you are not feeling up to it. There are toilets and a short 250m walk...More

Thank JessiPalmer
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Just a short drive from the city, Mt Archer offers a great view of the area. It's not too high and there are residential homes at the bottom and the top. Apparently the road was damaged in a cyclone a few years ago. In repairing...More

Thank ExplorerGabor
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful view, great nature with fresh air!Very good to go with family, you can make picnic or barbecue. When I went, the coffee chop was closed.

Thank Camila L
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I sad about there is no coffee shop but panorama and taking picture was amazing walking path is small but good

Thank Daniel James G
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Take the drive up to Mount Archer, watch the road it is bendy and steep at times, every now and then on the road up is viewing places.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Breath taking views the of the city and out to Roslyn bay and back out towards Mount Morgan. Worth the trip up if you are in the area you can have a coffee on the weekend.

Thank Westiesatlarge
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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.