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Nangara Reserve – Short

Distance: Approx. 2km Time: I spent 30mins here Difficulty: Easy Toilets: No Pram Friendly: Yes – there is only a couple of stairs on the Frog Track Pet Friendly: Yes This is a wonderful reserve with so many different things spread throughout. There’s no right or wrong way to go around this reserve, just wander throughout as you find all the different sculptures and art pieces. Getting there: It’s about a 5-minute drive from Jindivick. Located off Jackson’s Track, down Nangar

Mount Nicoll / Loader Walk - Fish Creek

Walks: Mount Nicholl Lookout: 200m – 10 minutes return Loader Walk: 2.1km – 1 Hour return Difficulty: Moderate – with uneven surface and hills. Toilets: No Pet Friendly: Yes Pram Friendly: No I came across this walk on the very helpful Visit Prom Country website, which I have inserted the link below. The Prom Country also has a fantastic app which has heaps information and on each of the walks it offers you a map of the walk, if you’re not sure where you are going its handy t

Raymond Creek Falls

Distance: 2km - return Time: 45 mins Difficulty: Easy / Moderate Toilets: Yes Pram Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No ** This walk requires a 4wd to access it ** We found this walk a little while ago while searching on the internet. The photos looked incredible and we couldn’t wait to see it. It definitely didn’t disappoint. Getting there: Google maps can tell you how to get there but unfortunately there is little to no service along this journey. We headed to Orbost (where we g

Moon Hill Walk, Buchan Caves Reserve – Short

Distance: 1km return Time: 20 mins Difficulty: Easy Toilets: Not at the walk but toilets aren’t far away near the visitors centre. Pram Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No This walk is situated in the Buchan Caves Reserve. It’s a wonderful place for a day out, there’s so much to do and see. You have the choice of seeing the amazing caves or doing a few walks or even just relaxing and having a picnic lunch. I’ve done this walk a couple of times now, it’s a small walk but there’s

Yerrang Falls

Distance: 1km – return Time: 30 minutes Difficulty: Hard Toilets: No Pram Friendly: No Pet Friendly: Yes This walk is unmarked, unsigned with limited to no track I found these falls along with the Goomballa Falls and they are quite close together, so we wanted to tick them off the list at the same time. Getting there: You want to go towards Traralgon South, no need to turn off to Traralgon South Township, keep on the main road. You want to take the turn off for Traralgon Cree

Darby Saddle to Tongue Point, Wilson's Prom

Distance: 12.5km Time: 3 hours 45 minutes Difficulty: Hard Toilets: No (there is a toilet at Darby River car park, before you reach Darby Saddle) Pram Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No This is a walk I’ve wanted to tick off my list for a very long time. I’m so glad I finally got to it, it’s an awesome walk. Challenging but a very rewarding walk, with so much to see along the way. You start this walk from Darby Saddle, which is about a 25min drive after entering the Prom. Just be

Cyathea Falls, Tarra Valley

Distance: 1.4km - Return Time: 30 mins - Return Difficulty: Easy - well formed paths Toilets: Yes Pram Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No This is a beautiful walk and would be a fantastic place for a picnic lunch or a day out. There are heaps of picnic tables scattered throughout and some are situated right next to the creek. Plenty to see on such a short walk, very enjoyable! Getting there: Your walk starts at Tarra Valley which is a little further on from Tarra Bulga. If you'r

George Bass Coastal Walk

Distance: 14km return Time: 4 hrs 30 mins Difficulty: Moderate Toilets: No - but there are some close by at Kilcunda Pram Friendly: Yes – some parts of the track Pet Friendly: Yes This walk has been on my to-do list for a very long time and I’m so glad I finally got to do it. The views you get the whole way along are nothing short of spectacular, you have views of the rugged coastline and on the other side you have views of beautiful rolling hills. You can start this walk at

Petersons Lookout, Tyer’s

Distance: 400m Time: 15 mins Difficulty: Moderate Toilets: No Pram Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No This is a walk I’ve known about for years, i used to walk it every now and then. It has some spectacular views over the Tyers River Gorge, surrounding mountains and also over some of the Latrobe valley too. This lookout is named after Jim Peterson who was the senior vice president of the Latrobe Valley field naturalists club. To get here head out to Tyers and then up Tyers-Walhal

Mt Erica & Mushroom Rocks, Baw Baw National Park

Distance: 8km Time: Around 3 hours Difficulty: Hard Toilets: Yes Pram Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No I have completed this walk about 3 times in the last 3 months, all in very different conditions. In the warmer months its beautifully green with plenty of ferns and in winter its transformed into a winter wonderland. It looks so very different in each but absolutely beautiful either way. To get to Mt Erica from Moe follow the Thompson Valley Road towards the Thompson Dam, turn

Cape Woolamai Walk

Distance: 8.5km Time: 2 hr 30 mins Difficulty: Moderate Toilets: Yes Pram Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No Start & Finish: Cape Woolamai Life Saving Club Car Park If the weather is bad I would suggest maybe giving this walk a miss, in saying that we had horrible weather on one side of the walk and perfect weather the other, so I guess you just never know whats going to happen. You can start this walk from 2 different areas. You can start along the beach, walking away from the su

Wirilda Walking Track

Distance: 14 km Time: 5 hours 30 minutes Difficulty: Hard Toilets: No Pram Friendly: No Pet Friendly: Yes The walk stretches from Moondarra Dam to Wirilda Park and you can start at either end. We started at Moondarra Dam end. It is quite hard to find the start of the walk from this end, you wouldn’t even know its there as there are no signs from the road. If you want to start from this end you need to drive over the Moondarra dam wall past the viewing area and over the bridge

Walhalla Town Centre

The town of Walhalla has always been a favourite of mine, the walks here are not big or hard but it’s a really lovely day out and it’s a beautiful place. We went up there recently for the morning and did a couple of walks around the centre of town, but you could spend the whole day there. You can explore the long tunnel mine, look in the old lolly shop or walk up to the old cemetery (which is actually very cool). It is also where the Australian Alps Track starts from which

Nyerimilang Heritage Park

Distance: 4.8km Time: 1.5 Hours Difficulty: Easy – with a couple of hills Toilets: Yes Pram Friendly: Yes - Some of the tracks Pet Friendly: No I have been holidaying in Lakes Entrance my whole life and have never once visited this park and honestly, I didn’t even know it existed until my husband found it online. It’s only a short 18 mins drive from Lakes. This is a very different place and when we arrived I didn’t even expect it to have a walk for us to do as it looked more

Mount Oberon, Wilson's Prom

Distance: 6.8km - return Time: 2 hour - return Difficulty: Moderate Toilets: Yes Pram Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No This walk is probably the most iconic of the Wilson's Promontory walks. Its easy to see why, it really has one of the most spectacular views going around. We decided to do this walk for sunrise, we have done it twice before and never had a good sunrise but this time we got lucky. We started our drive at 3.45am, it’s about a 2-hour drive from Newborough. We saw h

Den of Nargun, Mitchell River National Park

Distance: 5 km loop Time: 1 Hour 25 minutes Difficulty: Moderate Toilets: Yes Pram Friendly: You can walk to the Bluff Lookout Pet Friendly: No This is a walk I have never done before, so I had no idea what to expect. Happy to say I was very pleasantly surprised, it was such an amazing walk. Everything you want in a walk, some history and lots of different sights to see. As you start on the walk you descend down a slight hill on a paved pathway (Note: it doesn’t seem so sligh

Mt Bishop, Wilson's Promontory

Distance: 10.2km - total for all walks return Time: 3 hours Difficulty: Moderate Toilets: Yes – drop toilets Pram Friendly: Part of the walk - Lilly Pilly Gully Circuit & Boardwalk Pet Friendly: No Overview of walks - all return: Lilly Pilly Gully Circuit: 5.2km Boardwalk: 600 metres Mt Bishop summit track: 4.4km This walk has a very special meaning for me, it was my very first hike and is what started my passion. I have done this walk 3 times and it never gets old! Honestly

Billys Creek Weir, Morwell National Park

Distance: Time: 40 mins one way Difficulty: Moderate Toilets: Pram Friendly: Pet Friendly: This particular day I wanted to go out to the Prom, but it was Sunday when we had the horrible winds. So, we decided on going to the Morwell National Park instead, as it is just 20mins from Traralgon. There are 2 different parts of the Morwell National Park and they are a bit of a drive from each other. There is the Billy’s Creek area and then the other section has the Fosters Gully