Pillar Point Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)


Pillar Point Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)

Cross the Tidal River Footbridge and follow the track through a tunnel of tea-tree to reach the spectacular granite outcrops of Pillar Point.

A favourite spot to enjoy breathtaking views of the offshore islands, Squeaky Beach, Norman Bay and Mount Oberon as it towers over the landscape.

This Grade 3 walk ascends along an uneven surface and is 3.6 km, 1.5 hours return.

Beware of unprotected cliffs.

How to get there

Pillar Point Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)

Need to know

Pillar Point Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No bicycles
  • No firearms allowed
  • No generators
  • No camping
  • No fires permitted
  • No horses
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed


  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery rocks
    • 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.

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. 

Park Closure - Sunday 14 August 5 pm - Friday 19 August 8 am.

Wilsons Promontory National Park will be closed from 5 pm Sunday 14 to 8 am Friday 19 of August 2022 to undertake park management and conservation programs.

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