St Gwinear Day Visitor Area (Baw Baw National Park)


St Gwinear Day Visitor Area (Baw Baw National Park)

Nestled high on the Baw Baw Plateau, the St Gwinear Day Visitor Area is your launching pad into the family-friendly slopes of Mount St Gwinear. Zoom down toboggan runs or explore snow gum-landscapes along cross-country trails. Visitors are advised to carry snow chains in the declared winter season. Toboggan hire regularly operates from the St Gwinear carpark during the snow season. Check winter snow conditions on and when the snow melts and wildflowers bloom, switch the skis for hiking boots.

How to get there

St Gwinear Day Visitor Area (Baw Baw National Park)

Need to know

St Gwinear Day Visitor Area (Baw Baw National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed



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.

Ground shooting operations targeting deer

Control operations (ground shooting) targeting deer are undertaken in this area.  The Park will remain open to visitors during operations.
For more information about deer control to protect biodiversity, please visit this link.

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