Explore the sheltered and narrow valley of Anatini.
Featuring the fossils of a baleen whale partially exposed in a limestone outcrop. The fossils have been placed under a protective cover to ensure it remains intact for future generations of visitors to view.
This site was also used for filming the camp scene in Narnia, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.
Anatini is a beautiful and peaceful place to stop and is perfect for kids to run and explore.
Anatini is part of a private and working farm. Please respect the land and the animals and close all gates behind you.
Access is via a short 5-minute track from a parking bay on the east side of the Island Cliff-Duntroon Road.
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