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Galvans Gorge

4WD Galvans Way | 300 km east of Derby, near Mt Barnett Roadhouse, Derby, Western Australia 6728, Australia
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The most stunning gorge in the West Kimberley region.

So beautiful, it looks like it was designed by the worlds greatest landscape architect. Parking... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
busgeo
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Busselton, Australia
WOW

This is a quaint little gorge and waterfall 10 minutes walk off the gibb road. As soon as we saw... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
relaxed082010
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Melbourne, Australia
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“great swim” (3 reviews)
“short walk” (3 reviews)
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4WD Galvans Way | 300 km east of Derby, near Mt Barnett Roadhouse, Derby, Western Australia 6728, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

So beautiful, it looks like it was designed by the worlds greatest landscape architect. Parking needs to be sorted out and the fence/gate fixed so it is clear that driving the last few hundred metres is not permitted.

Thank busgeo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a quaint little gorge and waterfall 10 minutes walk off the gibb road. As soon as we saw this lovely spot my first impression was that, This is exactly the type of pool that I want landscaped into my backyard, very piece full...More

Thank relaxed082010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great gorge with a wonderful plunge pool. Supposed to be little known but there were plenty of people there when we were there.

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Gorge is easy to access and is a great place for a swim. You can sit under the beautiful waterfall, swim or just take in the surrounds. We were there on a reasonably quiet part of the day with about 20 other people and...More

Thank 9waynep
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the most accessible of the gorges we visited off the Gibb Rd. It is about 750 metres off the road, and relatively easy walking. It is a picture perfect setting with a waterfall at the head of the gorge. It has a great...More

Thank cet1991
Reviewed 14 June 2017

There is a relatively short walk to this gorge but not good if you have mobility problems negotiating parts of the track. There are no changing or toilet facilities so if privacy is an issue best change before going. The waterhole is quite lovely for...More

Thank Barbara4068
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We went and stayed at Adcock Gorge but visited Galvan OMG! what a stunningly beautiful spot if only we could get us all camped there by the swimming hole I don't think i would ever leave! Honestly a serene spot

Thank bjlester-67
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This gorge was the absolute highlight. We went in early as we were staying at Manning Gorge so it was just down the road and we were the only ones in there. It was just beautiful. The walk in is easy and very peaceful. Mind...More

Thank jdaizd
Reviewed 15 October 2016

It's a bit of a climb down and back up, but not too bad, and you'll get a great swim at the bottom. Look around and you'll more than likely find some wandjinas painted on rock gallerys.

Thank west0z
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Short walk through river bed, a couple of larger boulders to negotiate, but still rated easy going. Look for the indigenous art, Windjana, protecting the waterhole.

Thank Michiala K
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