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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  • Popped in on our way back from a holiday at different location and this place was just beautiful. We need to organise another holiday down to this place again.  more »
  • Absolutely stunning place to visit, from the beaches to the rocky coastline to inland grasslands it is all amazing. There are numerous walks available from 2km up to two or three day hikes. It's a gre...  more »
  • Started early and did Cotters Lake and Beach, shared the beach with a kangaroo who quickly decided I was cramping it's style and left. The walk is easy and had tons of wildlife, no one else around whi...  more »