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Good spot to get the lay of the land.

Good position to get the lay of the land in Broken Hill...such a fabulous place with so much to see.

Reviewed 15 November 2018
Overview of Broken Hill

A great look out on the heights close to town. Old mining machinery and big carpark. Great view... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Greater Perth, Australia
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

Easy to find - this hilltop view looks back over the Broken Hill outback city and at the line of load. It is dedicated to a significant local and has an interpretive board with a brief history. “Keenan” iis still a well known name in...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

A Pretty run down area with a fair bit of rubbish (maccas, bottles & cans) on our stop. Has a limited shaded area but doesn't strike me as a nice lunch spot? The view from up the Miners Memorial is much better I think but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 November 2018

Good position to get the lay of the land in Broken Hill...such a fabulous place with so much to see.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank AdeleC446
Reviewed 8 October 2018

this lookout offers a different view of the town definitely worth checking out there is also a small park

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank brucemichaels24
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This is a great spot to see on an early morning sunrise over the line of lode, perfect spot for a quiet lunch or picnic with a great view. easy access and parking available.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank leesaz2016
Reviewed 8 August 2018

A great look out on the heights close to town. Old mining machinery and big carpark. Great view over Broken Hill from the line of Load. Very appropriate that the heights of the line of lode over looks the town which was founded on mining....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank best0ne2017
Reviewed 5 February 2018

If you have travelled to Broken Hill for the JP Keenan Lookout, your going to be disappointed. Really only worth a drop in if you're going past or looking for a place to park and kiss your girlfriend and your parents won't let you do...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Although the famous Line of Lode is the best look out point for large scale uninterrupted views over the city I would also suggest a visit to JP Keenan lookout is worth the trip too. This is mainly because although there is a café at...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank SMOAI76
Reviewed 20 November 2017

A most enjoyable view of Broken Hill can be achieved from this lookout. It has some shady trees to give your car some protection from the heat while you walk a very short distance to gain the ideal view. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 473graemen
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We had been up to the Broken Hill Miner's Memorial and had seen the views over the city. We happened to see a sign to a lookout and drove up to JP Keenan Lookout. It is a nice small park with an interesting bit of...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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