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The Drip Gorge

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Address: Ulan-Cassilis Road | 5100 Ulan Road Ulan, Mudgee, New South Wales 2850, Australia
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A highlight of the region

The Drip is magnificent. The kids loved it and the scenery fantastic. The only let down was that the carpark was closed for a major and much needed renovation, hence officially it... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Canberra, Australia
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Drip is magnificent. The kids loved it and the scenery fantastic. The only let down was that the carpark was closed for a major and much needed renovation, hence officially it does not exist for April. There has been a lot of maintenance done since I last went, and the vandalism gone. You need two fully functioning legs to... More 

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London
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice 1 hour walk (return), it was lovely walking along the large rock face. About 20 mins drive from Mudgee.

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Thank roseykeen
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a little hard to find however so glad we made the effort! A wonderful walk with an amazing end! Gorgeous!

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1 Thank shnilly
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Drip is an amazing huge rock wall that has you standing in awe at the beauty of it's wide expanse. The Drip wall has lush ferns and mosses growing from the constant seepage of water across it's face. The moisture becomes water droplets that form drip patterns in the pools at the base of the wall. The location is... More 

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Forster, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We had a wonderful walk along the banks of the Goulburn River into the Drip Gorge. The scenery along the way is stunning as you walk beside the fabulous sandstone cliffs and overhangs. Watch out and you may find some pretty rock orchids and small ferns on the rock face. There is also an archway which makes for great photography.... More 

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This is a great walk along an ancient gorge, with a meandering river. Lots of birdlife and the outstanding view was a flock of Emu, who scattered when they heard me.

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

An interesting walk along a creek in a small sandstone gorge . Wildflowers were a bonus. Well formed track and not too strenuous.

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Mudgee, Australia
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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Great walk close to Mudgee . Great for photos.,an fun for all ages not difficult at all. You can walk though the creek but need reef shoes as there are lots of rocks. Take water an a hat.

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Wollongong, Australia
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

This gorge is around a 20-30 minute walk from the car park along a well formed path which does not present too many difficulties. Just be mindful that in the heat of the day it can get uncomfortable. The walk is along the river and is very picturesque with plenty of photo opportunities

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

We visited on a swelteringly hot day so took our swimming gear. It was a fairly easy walk but in some sections you do have to climb up and down rocks. Wear good footwear then change into flip flops at the end would be my suggestion then you can walk through the water and go further into the gorge. It... More 

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