Tower Hill Visitor Centre


Tower Hill Visitor Centre

Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve

The reserve offers both guided and self-guided tours to admire the volcano, old lava flow, wetlands, birdlife and Aboriginal heritage of the area. You may also spot koalas, emus, kangaroos, wallabies, echidnas, turtles and possums.
Located in the picnic area, the Visitor Centre, which is managed by Worn Gundidj Aboriginal Cooperative, has environmental and cultural displays and offers aboriginal arts and crafts for sale, as well as light refreshments. Opening hours of the visitor centre are 10am to 4pm daily, including public holidays, except Christmas Day.

How to get there

Tower Hill Visitor Centre

Tower Hill Reserve is located 18 km west of Warrnambool and can be accessed from the Princes Highway.

Need to know

Tower Hill Visitor Centre

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

  • Notices Affecting Multiple Sites

    Tower Hill Reserve - Improvement Works - Visitor Centre and Toilets Closed - Temporary Toilets Available

    The Visitor Centre and toilet building in Tower Hill Reserve are currently closed for renovations. 

    Temporary public toilets are available near the picnic ground. Access to the temporary toilets requires navigating several stairs to a portable building. 

    The closest accessible and ambulant toilets are: 
    • Koroit township - 174 Commercial Road, Koroit, 15 minutes drive north
    • Killarney Recreation Reserve - Mahoneys Road, Killarney, 15 miunutes drive west

  • Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve

    Tower Hill Reserve - part of Lake Edge Track Closed for Works

    A section of Lake Edge Track, near the Lava Tongue Track, is closed for track maintenance works. No access is permitted at this time Please plan your walks accordingly. 
    Parks Victoria apologises for any inconvenience 

Parks Victoria

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