Lava Canal Walk (Budj Bim National Park)

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Lava Canal Walk (Budj Bim National Park)

The Lava Canal Walk follows the floor of lava flow that began with the volcanic eruption of Budj Bim 30,000 years ago. See the broken basalt of the old lava flows, lava blisters and stop at Tunnel Cave, a remnant of lava flow activity. 

How to get there

Lava Canal Walk (Budj Bim National Park)

Facilities

Carpark

Need to know

Lava Canal Walk (Budj Bim National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed

Restrictions

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

Warnings

  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground
  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care

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.

Budj Bim National Park. Northern toilet block in campground temporarily closed

The northern toilet block in Budj Bim National Park has been temporarily closed due to low usage and seasonal workforce shortages. 

This toilet block will be re-opened in late October 2022, or earlier, if demand requires. 

The main toilet block and showers, located 100m to the south of the northern toilet block, remain open.   

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