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Wilsons Promontory National Park Travel Guide: 71 reviews and 161 photos
With 50,612 hectares to explore, you'll need more than a day trip to see much of Wilsons Promontory yet that shouldn't deter you from making a day trip there for there are ample amounts of scenery to soak up on a day trip.
The hardy types can satisfy themselves with several longer walks, the most attractive of which would be the trek to the lighthouse and back where these days, subject to bookings, you can at least get some home comforts in the new B&B there.
Two of the other highlights are Squeaky Beach, one of the world's finest (and not a high rise in sight) and the oft-climbed Mt. Oberon, at the time of writing in healing mode.
If you have ever thought you might like to go there, as I had been pondering, I would recommend that you make plans. It's that good.
The second time I went there was in spring. Wow, wildflowers everywhere with the same beautiful beaches.
I went for a walk to Little Oberon Beach. The colours and the day were sublime. You can see what I'm talking about in the "Off the Beaten Track" section.
- Pros:Wonderful beaches, nature, scenery, walks.
- Cons:Can get windy
- In a nutshell:One of Australia's great National Parks
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