Wilsons Prom Overnight Hiking

Wilsons Promontory National Park Camping

Details

Hours: Tidal River Visitor Centre is open from 9:00am-4:00pm daily

Southern Overnight Hikes

Overnight hikes are booked per person, per night, 2 night maximum stay:

Instructions:
1. Choose arrival date;
2. Select nights (maximum 2);
3. Select the 'quantity' of hikers from the drop down box (the quantity dropdown indicates the number spaces available at each site);
4. Select book now.

Lightstation Banks Cottage

The cottage sleeps a maximum of 2 persons and has a maximum stay of 2 nights.

Instructions:
1. Choose arrival date;
2. Enter number of adults/children (maximum 2 persons); 3. Select nights (maximum 2);
4. Select book now.

Lightstation -Shared Cottage Accommodation

Accommodation is booked per bed, meaning that guests may find themselves sharing a bedroom with others. Each bedroom sleeps 2 or 4 guests in single bunk beds with a mattress and a pillow. Visitors need to supply their own towels and linen or sleeping bags, however, doonas may be hired for an additional charge which you can add to your shopping cart when booking.

Instructions:
1. Choose arrival date;
2. Select nights (maximum 2);
3. Select the 'quantity' of hikers/persons from the drop down box (the quantity dropdown indicates the number spaces available at each site);
4. Select book now.

Day visitors can explore several walking trails starting from Tidal River such as Tidal Overlook, Lilly Pilly Gully, Little Oberon Bay and Squeaky Beach.

Walking, camping, relaxing on the many beaches, swimming, snorkeling, surfing, scuba diving, photography, wildlife observation, nature study and overnight hikes are among the many things to do in this iconic park.

The Prom hosts an array of overnight hikes. Various routes and locations cater to the time available and the enthusiasm and fitness levels of hikers.

A remote lighthouse illuminates seas at the southern tip of the Prom. Hikers can book to stay in the historic residences of former lighthouse keepers.

To make a booking, obtain an overnight hiking permit or for more information about overnight hiking in the Northern Section and boat based camping, please call the park office on 03 8427 2122.

Facilities

  • No Pets
  • Shower
  • Wildlife viewing
  • Overnight walk
  • Non-flushing toilet
  • Picnic table
  • Beaches and Coasts

Location & Directions

Wilsons Promontory National Park

Directions

Wilsons Promontory National Park entrance gate is located 6km from the township of Yanakie. This is the last stop for fuel before entering the park.

Cancellation Policy

30 days or more prior notice to the booking arrival date - 50% of the applicable fees per night.
Less than 30 days prior notice to the booking arrival date - 100% of the applicable fees per night.
No transfers.