Great South West Walk - Springs Camping Area to Trewalla Camping Area (Discovery Bay Coastal Park)

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Great South West Walk - Springs Camping Area to Trewalla Camping Area (Discovery Bay Coastal Park)

The Springs Camping Area to Trewalla Camping Area section of the Great South West Walk takes the best of Discovery Bay Coastal Park – from the highest coastal cliffs in Victoria with views over the Southern Ocean to the Mars-like formations of the Petrified Forest and fur seal colony of Cape Bridgewater. 

How to get there

Great South West Walk - Springs Camping Area to Trewalla Camping Area (Discovery Bay Coastal Park)

Facilities

Lookout
Carpark

Need to know

Great South West Walk - Springs Camping Area to Trewalla Camping Area (Discovery Bay Coastal Park)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed

Restrictions

  • No fires permitted
  • No drones without a permit
  • No firearms allowed
  • No generators
  • No bicycles
  • No camping
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No horses
  • No vehicles

Warnings

  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery surface
    • Slippery rocks
    • Unstable cliffs
    • Uneven ground
  • Water hazards
    • Strong currents
    • Rough Surf
    • Deep water

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.

Lifejackets Required For Rock Fishers from March 1, 2022

A two-year trial of new laws that require rock fishers to wear a lifejacket at high-risk locations will commence on 1 March 2022.
 
For Discovery Bay Coastal Park this includes:
 
  • Rock platform near blowholes carpark at Cape Bridgewater
 
This factsheet includes maps of the affected areas.
 
Fines apply if you don’t wear a lifejacket at these sites.
 
To find out more, visit Victorian Fisheries Authority 

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