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Nelson Falls, Queenstown

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The Nelson Falls, a cascade waterfall, is located in the UNESCO World Heritagelisted Tasmanian Wilderness, in the West Coast region of Tasmania, Australia.
The Nelson Falls are situated in the Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park, accessible from, located to the west, via the Lyell Highway through the Nelson Valley. The falls descend approximately.
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  • A beautiful stroll through magnificent forests to view this spectacular waterfall. Swollen by recent rains it was beautiful and the relaxing easy walk to and from just gorgeous.  more »
  • After spending a few days in Queenstown, my wife and I planned to make a few stops on our drive to Hobart. Based on the recommendation of the hosts of our Queenstown B & B, our first stop was a visit ...  more »
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  • Nelson Falls is amazing a short walk from the road approximately 20 minutes on a Boardwalk which makes it very easy. when we visited there was a lot of rain prior and the falls were in full flow which was spectacular.
  • Short easy walk, mostly on boardwalk.. falls very impressive after a bit of rain!

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