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Dave Evans Bicentennial Tree

| Warren National Park, Pemberton, Western Australia 6260, Australia
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The grand-daddy of them all - not for the faint hearted

The Dave Evans Bicentennial Tree is an exceptional tree. Now topped and fitted with a fire... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
James B
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Newcastle, Australia
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Tallest claimable tree in the world

I have to admit that I didn't manage the climb up to the top of the tree although it would have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Malcolm_See
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Singapore, Singapore
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A staircase encircles this 230-foot karri tree that allows visitors to climb to the top.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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| Warren National Park, Pemberton, Western Australia 6260, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Dave Evans Bicentennial Tree is an exceptional tree. Now topped and fitted with a fire platform reaching 75 metres, this is a must-visit place. It is one of three trees that can be climbed. Thanks to WA's resistance to becoming a nanny state, members...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to admit that I didn't manage the climb up to the top of the tree although it would have been quite cool to do so. It has been raining and the steel bars were cold to the touch. Climbing up was easier than...More

Thank Malcolm_See
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Not for the faint hearted! It was raining and windy, but despite recommendations not to go up, we of course did. 65m up steel pegs hammered into the trunk and a bit of wire cage around the edge for the pretence of safety. On a...More

Thank Blythe W
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I had heard about this so was curious to see it. I wasn't brave enough to climb it in the wet, cold day but looked great!

Thank clairedownunder
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit even if you don't intend to make the climb to the top. We enjoyed having a wander around the base and out and about, while the others climbed. Good views from the top.

Thank malleegirl
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Views from the top were spectacular. Felt an incredible sense of achievement after climbing to the top and back.

Thank Kate F
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We loved these huge trees in the South West. This particular giant wasn't one of the original fire towers but was built for the Bicentenary. My husband had just climbed the Gloucester Tree the day before so wasn't real keen to climb another with his...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The tree is great but I wouldn't recommend climbing it without the right equipment. What is great is the 10km loop trail that starts not far from the tree. I'd suggest doing it anti-clockwise so you get the really hilly bit out of the way.

Thank Hayley J
Reviewed 10 May 2017

THis was a great attraction in a very good park. We found all the WA parks really accessible, well signposted and great tracks and roads.

Thank bustedblonde
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This is a massive massive tree. Good parking and wayfinding to get there. The tree is epic, we didn't climb as we didnt feel it was safe enough. Plenty of others and and make it up and down safley. Other beautiful old trees nearby

Thank kells6
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Sheldon W
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Response from Malvina K | Reviewed this property |
The daytime temp in January can be from 30 to 40 degrees. Hard to say. The attractions in the area are all basically centred around the forests. Lovely area.
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