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Mihi lookout

Oxley Wild Rivers National Park

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Mihi lookout is in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park near Salisbury Waters walking track. It’s a lovely place to take in the beauty of this World-Heritage listed gorge country, near Armidale.

Mihi lookout is definitely worth a visit when you’re exploring the labyrinth of gorges that is Oxley Wild Rivers. From Dangars Falls picnic area, it’s a 4.4km (one-way) walk to reach this scenic lookout.

Head out from the picnic area along Salisbury Waters walking track, then take the short (1.1km one-way) Mihi Falls side track to reach Mihi lookout. It’s the perfect spot to take a break, enjoy a snack and immerse yourself in this ancient and beautiful landscape of Gondwana Rainforest.


  • View of the landscape of Oxley Wild Rivers National Park. Photo © Rob Cleary

    Salisbury Waters walking track

    This challenging walk rewards with lookouts offering scenic views of the gorge country with opportunities for swimming and wildlife spotting, near Dangars Falls, Oxley Wild Rivers.

  • Picnic table at Dangars Falls picnic area in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park. Photo credit: Barbara Webster © DPIE

    Dangars Falls picnic area

    A perfect bush spot for a family picnic, the Dangars Falls picnic area offers scenic waterfall and river views on the Northern Tablelands near Armidale.

These maps give a basic overview of park attractions and facilities, and may not be detailed enough for some activities. We recommend that you buy a topographic map before you go exploring.

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  • in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park in the North Coast and Country NSW regions
  • Oxley Wild Rivers National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • There are 3 areas in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park where you'll need day use vehicle permits: Halls Peak campground and picnic area, Riverside campground and picnic area, and Youdales Hut campground and picnic area. Day use vehicle permits can be bought online or by calling the National Parks Contact Centre on 1300 072 757. If camping, permit fees are included in the campground fee.

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