The gorge is located on the Black Elvire River where flood waters have cut through a range. There is a towering rock wall on one side and sandy shaded banks.
This is one of the more secluded and beautiful locations in the Shire of Halls Creek. It is also a great place for a bushwalk with plenty of wildlife and spectacular scenery.
This is a popular swimming place. Fresh water crocodiles can be seen in this gorge. Sawpit is located 52 km from Halls Creek a few kilometres off the Duncan Road.
Coordinates are: 18°25’52”S, 127°49’24”E. 3.8km along track off the Duncan Road (T/O at 18°25’30”S, 127°50’80”E).
There is 24hr camping only and there are bins on site.
For further information on attractions accessible from Halls Creek view the Halls Creek Tourism and Travel Guide.
Image credit: Shire of Halls Creek.
Sawpit Gorge in the dry season during August.