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Cockle Creek bridge update

12/08/2014

Work is progressing on construction of a new bridge at Cockle Creek. The photo shows the strengthening works completed on the existing bridge, new piles and head stock for the replacement bridge, and the excavator preparing for new piles to be driven.More

Replacement of Cockle Creek bridge

09/07/2014

Visitors to Cockle Creek in Tasmania's Far South are advised that the Cockle Creek bridge will be closed from approximately 14 July to the end of August 2014, while the old bridge is removed and a replacement bridge is constructed.More

Firewood theft can be costly

08/07/2014

The Parks and Wildlife Service (PWS) is warning that unlawfully cutting trees for firewood on reserved land can be a costly exercise and that remote cameras are being used to catch offenders.More

Ralphs Falls

50. Ralphs Falls

 

time 20 minute return or 50 minute circuit via Cashs Gorge Loop. (1.2 km one way or 4km circuit)
access Road 423 from Ringarooma and then follow the signs to Ralphs Falls and Mt Victoria Forest Reserve.  Alternatively, from Pyengana a turn-off to Ralphs Falls is marked shortly before St Columba Falls.  Both these towns are accessed from highway A3. See map
facilities Picnic and toilet facilities nearby
grade Level 2 (involves 25 rough bush steps with hand rail)
what to take Group A items
cautions Supervise children, hazardous cliffs
prohibited Dogs are welcome if kept on a leash. Firearms or bicycles are not allowed

A streaming ribbon of water, and sweeping views across picturesque farmland greet the walker after an easy rainforest walk.