Tag Archives: Philosophers Falls

Websites with southern Tarkine related information

Simply type in key words such as: Tarkine, Corinna, Corinna Wilderness Resort, Pieman River, Waratah, Philosopher’s Falls, Savage River, Whyte River, Luina, or Mt Donaldson.   You will find there are many tourism related online sites with information. I recall that … Continue reading

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Opportunity to take a guided walk in the Tarkine

Into my email inbox flew an advertisement offering a brief 3 night guided tour experience of a few parts of the Tarkine.  More details can be read here. For avid readers of my blog you will see that this package … Continue reading

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The waterfall in the middle of the town

I was excited all day waiting to find this phenomenon. Is there any other town or city in the world with a waterfall at its centre? My first-hand experience of the waterfall in the centre of Waratah occurred late in the … Continue reading

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Stamping our feet was out of the question

By the time we left St James Church my travelling companion and I were mentally fatigued from information and sensory overload and my feet wanted a rest.  Our experiences early that day included driving from Tullah, walking to and from … Continue reading

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Whyte Lookout

After retracing our steps from Philosopher’s Falls and driving back to Waratah Road, we turned right and continued westwards for approximately 3 kilometres until we reached the left hand turn off for the Whyte Lookout. Two different viewing platforms each … Continue reading

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The sparkling Philosophers Falls falling

I made a short video of the water falling which you can view and listen to here Jeanette made a video which, in addition to the view of the falls, she shows the tops of a mix of vegetation and … Continue reading

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Sights along the pathway to the Philosophers Falls

Principally the walk is through native old growth eucalypt and myrtle forest. One of the first spectacles we saw was a blaze of brilliantly coloured fungi feeding off the end of a lichen covered fallen log. On later days when … Continue reading

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