South Gippsland - Victoria - Australia
- photographs, information, interesting things to see and do -
view from Tidal Overlook Walking Track across grasslands to Norman Bay Beach, the Glennie group of islands and Tongue Point at Wilsons Prom National Park, Victoria

Tidal Overlook Walking Track

About The Walking Tracks - Tidal Overlook is the highest point between  Leonard Bay and Norman Bay in the popular Wilsons Prom National Park, and the broad grassy plains indicate the amount of wind that must gust here at times. But the low shrubbery aids the viewing pleasure of hikers and bush walkers alike.

As the picture on the top of the page shows, the views of Norman Bay Beach, Norman Island, the Glennie group of Islands and Tongue Point, is quite spectacular from here and well worth the estimated 1.5 hour moderate walk from the foot bridge at Tidal River around the entire circuit.

There are a number of smaller walking tracks to the side of the main route with seating spaced at regular intervals to make the journey more comfortable and to give people time to take in the ambience of the space. The tracks are all quite well signed so you can't get lost.

On the western side of the circuit is a side track which takes you across the main road towards one of the most appealing nature walks at Lilly Pilly Gully and the scenic Mt Bishop.

grass trees, walking track, native plants, children walking and a sign for tidal overlook

Many people enjoy taking photographs of Wilsons Promontory, with it's rapidy and regularly changing terrain due to the effects of wind, rain, hail, the occasional sub zero snow storms and bush fires, there's always a lot to see. No wonder it's been voted Australias' number one tourist destination.

We upload all our new pictures taken throughout South Gippsland to the NEW lifegames photo gallery. Subscribe to the RSS FEED to be notified when new albums are added if you're interested in seeing more.

people walking on a track, a wallaby, moss on a tree and views from tidal overlook circuit track

More Pictures Of Wilsons Promontory National Park - are located in the new Stock Photography Gallery on The Wilsons Prom Pictures page.

How To Get To Wilsons Prom National Park From Melbourne? - The 200 km drive from Melbourne via the South Gippsland Highway is very scenic. Turn right at Meeniyan, Fish Creek or Foster. A relaxed trip from central Melbourne takes about 3 hours. The main visitor facilities at Tidal River itself are 30 km inside the park boundary.

Want To Know More? - For more information, use our convenient search page.

© 2008-2015 Celebrity Websites

Home Page | Search | Contact Us | Advertise | Sitemap