Philosophers Falls

West Coast Tasmania
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10 minute drive out of Waratah towards Savage River. It’s a magical walk that took about an hour to stroll with plenty of photo opportunities. About 200 stairs to the falls viewing platform. Such a beautiful walk, well worth the drive to Waratah.

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Getting there

How do you get to the start of the walk?  From Waratah head towards Savage River for approximately 10 minutes.  The road is clearly signed once you reach it and then a 1km gravel road that is gravel and absolutely beautiful.


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Route/Trail notes

A detailed description of the walk! Magical rainforest walk, a little uneven in places but generally quite an easy walk.  Approximately 200 stairs to the viewing platform.


Do you need any permits? What's the cost? No permit required 

Other References

How can I find more info? Any guide books? Google

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