Day Trips

Scenic desitinations around Wilsons Promotory

Swing Bridge, 1.2 km walk from Car Park with Tourist Information Centre, Balook

Swing Bridge, 1.2 km walk from Car Park with Tourist Information Centre, Balook in Tarra Valley.

Things to see and do around Wilsons Promontory

Your accommodation features Local Artists’ work in guest living areas, depicting Day Trips to local scenic destinations around Wilsons Promontory National Park and South Gippsland (Prom Country):

Phillip Island is a 1 1/4 hour drive to San Remo before crossing bridge to Phillip Island.

Phillip Island Bridge connecting San Remo to Phillip Island

Phillip Island Bridge connecting San Remo to Phillip Island

One can take the scenic drive between Inverloch and Wonthaggi. The Penguin Parade begins just after dusk.

The Gurdies, Phillip Island

The Gurdies, Phillip Island, home to the penguins which visitors most like to see when visiting Phillip Island

 

 

1856 Tarraville Church

Visit this brilliantly maintained 1856 Tarraville Church, the 1st church built in district.

 

 

 

A Day Trip taking in Port Albert, Tarraville and Tarra Bulga Park. Tarra Bulga National Park is an hour’s drive. From Foster to Port Albert is a 40 minute drive.

 

Glance at Swing Bridge, Tarra Bulga Park

Glance at Swing Bridge, Tarra Bulga Park

  • Wilsons Prom, 20 min drive to gate, 45 mins to Tidal River:

    Darby River Beach

    Darby River Beach, a good walk from the Darby River Bridge before driving through the hills to Tidal River

  • A Falls/Port Welshpool – 20 min driveA Day Trip including Port Franklin Fishing Village,Port Franklin Fishing VillagePort Franklin Fishing Village, a 10 min. drive from FosterToora Wind Towers,  Agnes Fall and Port Welshpool is most interesting. Agnes Falls being a 35 min. (?) drive whilst Port Franklin is 15 minutes away. Port Welshpool fishing village is 30 minutes away  where you can throw a line from the jetty or go for a swim on the beach.
  • Historic Walkerville Lime Kilns, Bayside Drive at Walkerville South is a 48 minute drive from Foster whilst Bear Gully Road, Tarwin Lower which takes you past Cape Liptrap National Park is a 50 min. drive via Fish Creek. There is a free camping ground at Bear Gully.
  • Waratah Bay, Sandy Point, Shallow Inlet – 15 min. drive
  • Local wineries

Members of Heart Group enjoying a meal before taking off for that walk

Some members of the Foster Heart Group enjoying a meal before taking off for that walk through the beutiful Tarra Bulga Park north of Yarram