Tidal Overlook Circuit Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)


Tidal Overlook Circuit Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)

Tidal Overlook Circuit is the highest point between Norman and Leonard Bay. This is a Grade 3 walk which has a short steep section and is a 3.8km circuit, 1.5hrs.

Follow the path from the Tidal River Footbridge through heathland scattered with seasonal wild flowers. Enjoy spectacular panoramas out to Norman Island, Squeaky Beach and back towards Mount Bishop before descending through granite boulders to the Lilly Pilly Link. At this point you can continue back to the Tidal River Footbridge or continue to the Lilly Pilly Gully carpark.

How to get there

Tidal Overlook Circuit Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)



Need to know

Tidal Overlook Circuit Walk (Wilsons Promontory National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No fires permitted
  • No horses
  • No dogs allowed
  • No camping
  • No bicycles
  • No firearms allowed


  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground
    • Slippery rocks

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 Toilet Block Closed

The Stockyard Toilet Block is closed until further notice. 

Ground shooting operations targeting deer

Ground control operations targeting deer will be undertaken in these Parks and Reserves from December 2022 to December 2023. These areas will remain open to visitors during operations.
Alpine National Park (Bogong High Plains, Mount Bogong, Dinner Plain, Dargo High Plains, Foothills and Southern Alps)
Buchan Caves Reserve
Burrowa-Pine Mountain
Cape Conran Coastal Park
Cape Liptrap Coastal Park
Cabbage Tree Creek Flora Reserve
Errinundra National Park
Lake Tyers State Park
Lakes National Park
Baw Baw National Park
Mount Buffalo National Park
Mount Mittamatite Regional Park
Mount Mitta Mitta Flora Reserve
Mount Lawson State Park
Mount Granya State Park
Mountain Creek Education Area
Pheasant Creek Flora Reserve
Wabba Wilderness Park
Wilsons Promontory National Park

For more information about deer control to protect biodiversity, please visit this link.

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