Buchan Caves Day Visitor Area (Buchan Caves Reserve)


Buchan Caves Day Visitor Area (Buchan Caves Reserve)

Pack the picnic basket and bring the family for a lovely day out at the Buchan Caves Day Visitor Area. Nestled among exotic trees planted almost 100 years ago, there are plenty of tables, shelters and barbecues to choose from. 

How to get there

Buchan Caves Day Visitor Area (Buchan Caves Reserve)


Visitor Centre

Need to know

Buchan Caves Day Visitor Area (Buchan Caves Reserve)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No dogs allowed
  • No camping


  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes

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.

Road Closed into Buchan Caves Reserve

The road into Buchan Caves Reserve is currently closed while we assess recent rainfall impacts on road conditions.

Visitors can still access the reserve but will need to walk 1.5 kilometres into the day visitor area and cave precinct. 

Cave tours remain open but camping will be closed while assessments and any necessary repair work is completed.

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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