Little Waterloo Bay to Telegraph Saddle Hike (Wilsons Promontory National Park, Southern Wilsons Promontory Remote and Natural Area)

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Little Waterloo Bay to Telegraph Saddle Hike (Wilsons Promontory National Park, Southern Wilsons Promontory Remote and Natural Area)

From Little Waterloo Bay the trail winds through coastal scrub and heathland, enjoying stunning views of the turquoise waters of Waterloo Bay and weathered granite sculptures on the way to Telegraph Junction. Beyond the junction follow Telegraph Track, crossing Growlers and McAlister Creeks and ascend through tall eucalpyt forests to reach Telegraph Saddle Carpark.

This Grade 4 trail has steep sections and is 11.9km, 4.5 hours one way.

Visitor tips: Toilets are available at Little Waterloo Bay and Telegraph Saddle Carpark. Untreated creek water is available at Little Waterloo Bay and Growlers Creek. Treat or boil water before use.

How to get there

Little Waterloo Bay to Telegraph Saddle Hike (Wilsons Promontory National Park, Southern Wilsons Promontory Remote and Natural Area)

Facilities

Toilets

Need to know

Little Waterloo Bay to Telegraph Saddle Hike (Wilsons Promontory National Park, Southern Wilsons Promontory Remote and Natural Area)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed

Restrictions

  • No fishing
  • No drones without a permit
  • Fees apply
  • No firearms allowed
  • No generators
  • No bicycles
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No vehicles
  • No fires permitted
  • No horses

Warnings

  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery rocks
    • Uneven ground
  • Water hazards
    • Strong currents
    • Rough Surf
  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • 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 Campground Closed

Stockyard Campground closed to campers. Bookings for camping at Tidal River can be made online.

Closure - Little Oberon Bay walking track (Norman Beach to Oberon Bay)

Little Oberon Bay walking track is closed between Norman Beach and Oberon Bay, until further notice while track maintenance works are completed. Oberon Bay Campsite is only accessible via Telegraph Saddle. 

Park Closure - Sunday 13th August, 5pm to Friday 18th August, 8am 2023

Wilsons Promontory National Park will be closed between 5pm Sunday 13th August and 8am Friday 18th August 2023 to undertake park management and conservation programs. 



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