Dibbins Hut (Alpine National Park)


Dibbins Hut (Alpine National Park)

Dibbins Hut is located on a snow plain near the headwaters of the Cobungra River. A beautiful small creek at this point along the Australian Alps Walking Track and the Falls to Hotham Alpine Crossing (FHAC) and a great sheltered stopover. The area is also popular with horse riders and permits are required from 1st December - 30th April.

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Dibbins Hut (Alpine National Park)



Need to know

Dibbins Hut (Alpine National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No firearms allowed
  • No bicycles


  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care
    • Trees may fall take care
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
  • Terrain hazards
    • Steep track

Be Prepared

Stay safe and get the most out of your park visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks in Victoria’s parks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care. Find out more.

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.

Campground closure

As directed by the Chief Health Officer all campsites, camping grounds and caravan parks closed from midnight 25 March 2020.
People can continue to live on a closed caravan park or camping ground if it is registered as their primary place of residence or if they are staying in caravan parks as interim accommodation where their primary residence is not available. For further information go to parks.vic.gov.au/COVID19

Australian Alps Walking Track - section closed due to bushfire impact

During the summer the Australian Alps Walking Track (AAWT) was impacted by fire. Parks Victoria has been working to assess and reinstate the sections of the AAWT impacted by fire. Currently the section from Mount Speculation to the Great Alpine Road, Mount Hotham is closed.

Parks Victoria asks all visitors to respect this decision and not enter areas listed as closed. For details visit fire affected parks.

Areas of Alpine National Park closed due to fires

Alpine National Park remains closed due to fire activity in the area, with the exception of certain areas. Please check the Fire Affected Parks  page for a full list. For a list of State Forest closures, visit the DELWP website.  For the latest information on fires, visit www.emergency.vic.gov.au. For the latest information on road closures, visit traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au. 

Early seasonal road closures 2020

Early seasonal road closures apply to this park from 1 May 2020: See Map 35C, Map 35D, Map 35E, Map 35G and Map 35H for locations of the closures. Please note that areas of Alpine National Park may be closed due to fire impact and remember to check all changes of conditions on the park page.

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