Guide Falls Reserve, Burnie

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The Guide Falls and Upper Guide Falls, a tieredcascade waterfall on the Guide River, is located in the North West region of Tasmania, Australia.
The waterfalls are situated about 19km south of at an elevation of above sea level and descend in the range of 22-.
To access the falls from Burnie, take the road towards Cradle Mountain, and then turn right just outside the boundary of Ridgley and continue down into the gully and turn left at a posted gate sign. Once entered, the Guide River is to the right and continue to drive up the gravel road where the falls are located. The top is safe and there are great view from the fenced lookout. There is also a set of steps that lead down to the bottom of the falls. Around the vicinity there are also picnic tables and barbecue areas.
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  • Only a short detour out of Burnie & worth the trip. With little kids other waterfalls seemed less accessible but this one was perfect. I was surprised the drop was as big as it was. Lots of picnic tab...  more »
  • Just a few minutes walk and extremely accessible with no effort you’ll come across these beautiful falls, the sound is amazing as is the surroundings and atmosphere. What a beautiful little gem to spe...  more »
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