5 Beautiful Waterfalls to Visit in the Blue Mountains

The Blue Mountains region west of Sydney is home to countless exciting walking tracks and various scenic lookout points.

But the most popular weekend destination in New South Wales is also home to several beautiful waterfalls, some easy to access and others a bit harder to find.

Here are five scenic waterfalls in the Blue Mountains that you can get very close to with a bit of bushwalking. Some of these waterfalls even have natural swimming holes at the bottom which makes for a great outdoor adventure.

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Point Danger Lookout and Lighthouse at the NSW and Queensland Border

Point Danger lookout and lighthouse

Located right at the border between Queensland and New South Wales, Point Danger is home to the Captain Cook Memorial, the Point Danger Lighthouse and also a short coastal walking track that commemorates ships and lives lost during WWII.

Spend a half day in Point Danger and learn more about Australia’s history while enjoying some of the best ocean views on the east coast.

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