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This is worth stopping at as it's right next to the road. If the falls are not heavy the sound of... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
infojunkieQld
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Townsville, Australia
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Nice little man made waterfall with swimming hole

Nice small man made waterfall with a purpose built swimming hole. Good spot for a picnic and a dip... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tmn35
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Trinity Beach, Australia
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Malanda QLD 4885 132 Malanda Atherton Rd, Malanda, Queensland 4885, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice small man made waterfall with a purpose built swimming hole. Good spot for a picnic and a dip in the water.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tmn35
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

A Malanda Icon ideal for the school holidays coming up great for a swim with the family and best of all it is free

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FigtreeGetaway
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Been here before, will come again. Love the place even if it is too cold to swim. The circuit walk always has some native wildlife to see.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kerry B
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Great falls and easy walk to see for anyone. Not far to drive from Atherton and combine drive with other Falls in area. Well worth seeing. Even if a rainy day the waterfalls are a doable activity in the area.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank jillpearce63
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome. A huge swimming pool built to incorporate the Falls and Johnstone River. Great place for a picnic, or there is te Captain Chook Cafe on site. Must see. Allow a few hours. Water is cold in winter so swimming only for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JimmyG7811
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

you got to love nature.. nice falls. easy access. peaceful and simply nature. we snapped some pictures... took in the views and continued by car to the next sight

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ioana_TravelFYI
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Looks more like man made place, so would not recommend this place. We spent 30 sec there and went back to car.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank cat564
Reviewed 30 April 2018

This waterfall is easily excessable, not far from the town centre with the information centre close by. There are tables and benches so suitable for picnics. Ideal family outing and you can soak your feet.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank svoolstra
Reviewed 8 April 2018

The Malanda Falls was very close to the Malanda Falls Visitor Centre. It took us a few feet to get there. I was impressed. Its waterfall was huge and majestic. Beautiful! Worthwhile to see!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

This is worth stopping at as it's right next to the road. If the falls are not heavy the sound of the road kind of ruins the moment. So many better falls around to see that are away from the road. The best thing about...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank infojunkieQld
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