Little Waterloo Bay to Telegraph Saddle Hike (Southern Wilsons Promontory Remote and Natural Area, Wilsons Promontory National Park)

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Little Waterloo Bay to Telegraph Saddle Hike (Southern Wilsons Promontory Remote and Natural Area, Wilsons Promontory National Park)

From Little Waterloo Bay the trail winds through coastal scrub and heathland, enjoying stunning views of the turquoise waters of Waterloo Bay and weathered granite sculptures on the way to Telegraph Junction. Beyond the junction follow Telegraph Track, crossing Growlers and McAlister Creeks and ascend through tall eucalpyt forests to reach Telegraph Saddle Carpark.

This Grade 4 trail has steep sections and is 11.9km, 4.5 hours one way.

Visitor tips: Toilets are available at Little Waterloo Bay and Telegraph Saddle Carpark. Untreated creek water is available at Little Waterloo Bay and Growlers Creek. Treat or boil water before use.

How to get there

Little Waterloo Bay to Telegraph Saddle Hike (Southern Wilsons Promontory Remote and Natural Area, Wilsons Promontory National Park)

Facilities

Toilets

Need to know

Little Waterloo Bay to Telegraph Saddle Hike (Southern Wilsons Promontory Remote and Natural Area, Wilsons Promontory National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed

Restrictions

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

Warnings

  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery rocks
    • Uneven ground
  • Water hazards
    • Strong currents
    • Rough Surf
  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • 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.

Stockyard Camp - Camping Unavailable

Due to on-going maintenance issues, Stockyard Campsite is currently not available for overnight camping.
The area remains open for access to Big Drift.
All other campsites within Wilsons Promontory National Park remain open.

Sealers Cove Walking Track Closed

Sealers Cove Walking Track and Boardwalk is closed between Telegraph Saddle and Sealers Cove until further notice.
Sealers Cove Campsite is only accessible via Refuge Cove which is a 25km hike from Telegraph Saddle.

Little Oberon Bay Walking Track (Norman Point to Oberon Bay) Closed

Little Oberon Walking Track is closed between Norman Point and Oberon Bay until further notice due to significant erosion to the track. 
Oberon Bay Campsite is only accessible via Telegraph Saddle Walking Track until further notice. 

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