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Russell Falls

Mount Field National Park, Tasmania, Australia
+61 3 6288 1149
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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6 days ago
“Very enjoyable National Park adventure,”
1 week ago
“Easy walk || Excellent for photography”
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Mount Field National Park, Tasmania, Australia
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+61 3 6288 1149
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This park is easily accessed in car from Hobart. Depending on how much trekking you want to do there are easy short walks to more advanced ones. There are several waterfalls in park which are great photo opportunities.

Thank John N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located an easy 10 minute level walk through rainforest from the visitors centre is Russell Falls. This is a must see if you are in the area and feel like connecting with nature. We went on a day that was less than perfect for weather...More

Thank JetSetPhotoTours
Reviewed 1 week ago

A short drive out of Hobart, about and hour and you will reach the visitor centre for Russell falls. It is about a 25 min walk return to the falls. The path is very easy to walk along and the falls are just beautiful. The...More

Thank TKP1325
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did this lovely short walk to the falls when driving from Hobart to Strahan. You start off from inside the Visitor Centre, which is a bit unusual, but you can't get lost and you can come back via a slightly different route making it...More

1  Thank AnneChester
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Short drive from Hobart just over the hour gives you access to this easy and accessible walk through deep moss covered forest littered with ancient old fallen trees and majestic tree ferns . Perfect day for us , mid week not overcrowded and sun filtering...More

Thank Tardustraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a hidden gem and more. The drive out was delightful with plenty of little cafes and parks to stop off along the way. There are a number of walks to choose ftom. You can be like me a little physically challenged or a...More

1  Thank TimandCaroline
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The walk is stunningly beautiful and very flat, so people with mobility issues would have no issues being able to go see these beautiful falls. Even though when me and my partner went it wasn't a heavy flow, it was still worth it and I...More

Thank Kaylee W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here to walk the forest. Beautiful tall trees in a quiet setting. Great chance to see wallabies along the lower trail. Outstanding foliage of all kinds with some good signage explain what we're looking at.

Thank Donald J
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

The falls really are impressive, and it's the most accessible national park we found is tassie or Victoria. The short trip from the at park would be easily accessible for a wheelchair. The stair climb to the top of the falls is a nice, somewhat...More

Thank BilldozerSF
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

As natural wonders go, Russell Falls is hard to beat with its Lord of the Rings style forest and gorgeous falls. Pretty hard to not have a great time here.

Thank TippOz
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Bianca G
Is anything open there Christmas Day?
24 December 2016|
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Response from lgecc | Reviewed this property |
The falls ate operated by the Parks service and would be open every day unless some incident make the walking path unsafe.
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200ernest
Hi. Are the Falls closed on any particular day .How do i get there using public transportation- from Argyle Street/ Lewis Street- Hobart. Estimated time for travel to reach the falls? Is there guided tours daily?
17 October 2015|
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Response from Rachel P |
Falls are open every day of the year. occasionally the tracks are closed due to exceptionally high winds but this isn't very often at all. Unfortunately there is no public transport to Mt Field National Park but you can... More
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200ernest
Intend to visit Russell Falls on 18 Nov. (only free day available). Need to know the agencies doing the guided tours there on that day.
4 October 2015|
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