Wilsons Promontory National Park, Wilsons Promontory National Park

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Find adventure and beauty at Wilsons Promontory National Park, offering visitors a chance to hike through a pristine landscape of native Australian wilderness and access a long stretch of white beaches suitable for swimming and surfing. This site, popularly called "The Prom," is one of Australia’s most popular national parks, easily accessible from Melbourne and featuring over 80 kilometers (50 mi) of walking trails. The area held significance for several indigenous tribes, who populated this part of Australia when the promontory formed a land bridge connecting the mainland to Tasmania. Today, the park is home to varied wildlife, including kangaroos, wombats, echidnas, emus, and birds. Highly popular with bushwalkers and campers, the park offers a number of lodges and serviced camping areas near the mouth of Tidal River. Work out when and for how long to visit Wilsons Promontory National Park and other Wilsons Promontory National Park attractions using our handy Wilsons Promontory National Park itinerary maker.
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  • Wilson's Promontory, or the 'Prom' as it's known locally is a favourite destination of Melburnians. It's one I take visitors to if there's a full day to spare. I've thus visited it more times than I r...  more »
  • Making it to the southernmost point in continental Australia officially completing all fours points on the map we did some hikes in Wilsons Promontory National Park in December and it was a beautiful ...  more »
  • Wilsons Promontory has beautiful beaches. The water was warmer than our last visit. Would love to do a trek on another visit. The only downfall is that there is not enough car parks throughout the par...  more »