Prom Wildlife Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)


Prom Wildlife Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)

You aren’t always guaranteed to cross paths with native wildlife at Wilsons Promontory, but this appropriately named walk provides the perfect opportunity to do so. Follow the easy trail from the Airstrip Carpark for your chance to spot kangaroos, wallabies, wombats and emus. 

How to get there

Prom Wildlife Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)

Need to know

Prom Wildlife Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


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


  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground

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.

Tidal River Boat Ramp Closed

Due to recent flooding and altered river conditions, the Tidal River boat access ramp is closed until further notice.

Wilsons Promontory - Southern Section Closed

The southern section of Wilsons Promontory National Park, including all Overnight Hike Campsites, Wilsons Promontory Lightstation and Mt Oberon Summit, will be closed until Wednesday 28th April 2021 due to extensive damage as a result of recent flooding in the area.

Whisky Bay Toilet Facilities Closed

Whisky Bay toilet facilities are currently closed due to flood and storm damage.

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