Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, Warrnambool

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Hike around the crater of Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, an inactive volcano about 4 km (2.5 mi) wide and 80 m (262 ft) high. Thanks to a revegetation project beginning in the 1960s, the crater today offer lush plant life that provides food and shelter for diverse wildlife. As you explore the area, keep an eye out for koalas, emus, kangaroos, sugar gliders, and many species of water birds, including black swans. Guided tours are available on request. Make sure you also stop by the Worn Gundidj Visitor Centre to see locally produced Aboriginal crafts. Put Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve into our Warrnambool route maker website to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Warrnambool.
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  • October 12, 2017
    We strolled down a really lovely walk, spotting emus, koalas and birds. Easy walk for young children.  more »
  • October 11, 2017
    One of the few places you can see koalas in the wild. And free! There are also some interesting walks for a range of abilities. Make sure you go to some of the lookouts. Especially those on Lakeview d...  more »
  • October 8, 2017
    We were on road trip with lots of time to spare when we heard about the reserve. The drive along the tower hill rd gives you a birds eye view of the beautiful scenery within the reserve. Once you driv...  more »
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  • August 19, 2017
    Small but amazing little park! This is a must stop if you're going by. Come at dawn or dusk for the best wildlife experience.
  • August 27, 2017
    Nice walks, good views, abundant wildlife. Has a walk that is suitable for wheelchairs and prams. Some walks are undulating.
  • August 27, 2017
    The view is just spectacular and the tour guides and staff at the stores are extremely friendly and have great knowledge of the land and their ancestors.
  • September 17, 2017
    Great to stop for a rest and see some local wildlife or spend some time walking around.
  • July 13, 2017
    Excellent place to watch Koalas, Kangaroos and Emus in their natural habitat. Short and long trecking/walking trails with beautiful views.

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