At the top George spotted a lovely wallaby with (we're sure) a joey in the pouch.
At the top:
And this time we followed the little cairns to a good lookout over Nyrstar and the river, where we enjoyed our snacks while resting our legs.
|The gaiters were a bit OTT.|
The view upriver - stunning:
Next time, take binoculars! The return leg down the mountain was a bit punishing on the knees, but the circuit around the dam was a breeze by comparison and so it was good to finish the walk on a roll.
So, in total it was a nice 10km walk, we climbed up a total of 453m, and it took us about 3.5 hours overall.