Wilsons Promontory’s 130 km coastline is framed by granite headlands, mountains, forests and fern gullies. Tidal River, 30 km inside the park boundary, is the focus for tourism and recreation. The park contains the largest coastal wilderness area in Victoria.
- Tidal River has some 484 camping and caravan sites, beautifully situated near the beach and river. 20 powered sites are available and pre-booking is essential as they are very popular. Please book by calling 13 1963. Generators and campfires are not permitted so please take a gas or fuel stove. As campsites are in great demand; bookings are required for all summer holiday periods.
- Tidal River has a general store, post office, camping gas supplies and a take-away food shop. Meals are available on some nights. Open-air cinema and doctor services are available during summer. Fuel can be purchased from the Tidal River General Store.
- Tidal River also offers self-contained cabins (6 people), units (4 people), group lodges (12, 24 or 30 bed), huts (4 or 6 bed) and Wilderness Retreats. Wilderness Retreats are a new product, they are contemporary safari-style tents located in a tranquil area of the campground. Please note all accommodation is very popular and must be booked well in advance.
Accommodation: booking are essential (minimum stays apply throughout the year).
Overnight Hiking: bookings are highly recommended
Lighthouse accommodation: booking are essential.
Tidal River Camping: Long weekends & Easter camping – campsites are obtained by application via this website. Minimum stays apply. All other dates throughout the year (except summer ballot period) sites are allocated on a first come, first served basis.
To book contact Parks Victoria Information Centre
The southernmost point of the Australian mainland, Wilsons Promontory (affectionately known to Victorians as ‘the Prom’) is arguably the most loved national park in Victoria.
- campsites unpowered
- campsites powered
- school/group bookings
- kids playground
- public phone
- tourist information
- after hours service
- dump point
- disabled facilities
- BBQ facilities
For more information and bookings:
Phone: 13 1963
Wilsons Promontory National Park