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Well worth making effort to visit

Mt Augustus is very remote but merits visiting due to its status as the largest rock in the world... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
LindsayMann
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Melbourne, Australia
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Unique Rock

The roads are well maintained & the walking trails are well marked. The temperatures can rise... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
Australialynx
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Jandakot, Australia
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Mt Augustus is very remote but merits visiting due to its status as the largest rock in the world. It’s not as spectacular as Uluru but there are many interesting walks and there is no barrier to walking to the top - although that’s a...More

Thank LindsayMann
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

The roads are well maintained & the walking trails are well marked. The temperatures can rise rapidly so early morning hiking is best. The views from edney’s lookout are worth the climb. Wear sturdy shoes, hat & take plenty of water & snacks. The geology...More

Thank Australialynx
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful scenery! Great walking provided not too hot! A must! Mount Augustus is awesome, twice the size of Uluru. It is definitely worth the drive from Gascoyne Junction. The Mt Augustus Tourist Place is the ideal place to camp.

Thank Joan T
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed in the little oasis in the middle of the outback. Stunning views of the mountain. The climb to the top of the mountain was hard but worth it. 3 hours up and 2 hours back down.

Thank Father_of_Bulldogs
Reviewed 10 November 2017

From Edney’s Lookout (Class 4) you can see the Mount Augustus Tourist Park and sweeping views of the vast landscape to the north east.

Thank robertgaz61
Reviewed 14 March 2017

an oasis in the desert such beauty in the middle of nowhere with accommodation/food and fuel worth the drive there

Thank Yamajinyarlu
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in the caravan park We had booked a 1 bed room and were pleasantly surprised when we were upgraded on arrival to a 2 bed unit. Do not expect 5 star. However there is A/C and a good shower the view...More

Thank Sue J
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We did the 'Summit Trail Walk'. We are in our mid 50's & it was the hardest walk we've ever done. Took 3 hours to get to summit & 2.5 hours down. Coming down was so much harder then going up. The track is well...More

1  Thank Bindi B
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Wow! Where do I start. This must be what Uluru was once like before it became overly commercial. It is a tough drive out there, but so worth the effort. We went in from Gascoyne Junction and decided to take the Carnarvon-Mullewa road and turn...More

3  Thank 196JerryS
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Visited the park and did a few of the walks. Had a great time with the kids. Climbed to the top. What a great view Have 2 more walks to do there one day...

Thank Phil H
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We did this route in early July 17 in a 150 series and off road camp trailer. Road was ok, some rough spots but worth the trip. Can't wait to do it again.
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