Sherrard Falls

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Sherrard Falls
Sherrard Falls is located in New South Wales
Sherrard Falls
Location New England, New South Wales, Australia
Coordinates 30°22′55″S 152°44′05″E / 30.38194°S 152.73472°E / -30.38194; 152.73472Coordinates: 30°22′55″S 152°44′05″E / 30.38194°S 152.73472°E / -30.38194; 152.73472[1][2]
Type Cascade
Watercourse unnamed stream

The Sherrard Falls is a cascade waterfall on an unnamed stream that is located in the New England region of New South Wales, Australia.

Location and features[edit]

The waterfall is situated adjacent to the Waterfall Way between the town of Dorrigo and the locality of Thora, in the Dorrigo National Park. It is around 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) from the town of Dorrigo and around 1 kilometre (0.62 mi) from the Newell Falls.[3] The bridge across Sherrard Falls is one lane. Vehicular and pedestrian access and viewing of the Sherrard Falls is difficult due to no car parking on the narrow Waterfall Way.[4] The Waterfall Way is subject to closure at Sherrard Falls and Newell Falls in times of high rain, due to flooding over the road.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Sherrard Falls". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 15 May 2014. 
  2. ^ "Sherrard Falls (NSW)". Gazetteer of Australia online. Geoscience Australia, Australian Government. 
  3. ^ "Sherrard Falls". World of Waterfalls. Retrieved 15 May 2014. 
  4. ^ "Newell Falls and Sherrard Falls". World of Waterfalls. 7 May 2008. Retrieved 15 May 2014.