How much does it cost to camp at Wilsons Prom?

Wilsons Promontory National Park does not have an entrance fee, but Tidal River Campground does have site fees. The non-powered sites at Tidal River Campground are $62.30 per night during the peak season and $56.10 per night during the off-peak season. This fee is for up to eight people.

Can you camp at Wilsons Prom for free?

6 answers. There is no free camping at any time in or near Wilsons Prom. The closest legal free-camp is at Franklin River Reserve, near Toora (about 30-35 min drive to the entrance of Wilsons Prom, or 60 min to Tidal River in the centre of Wilsons Prom). No fires are permitted in Wilsons Prom at any time.

Can you sleep in your car Wilsons Prom?

The Rangers do patrol Wilsons Prom late night and early morning and will fine you if they find you sleeping in a car without a camping permit. The closest legal overnight rest stop is near Toora.

Is Wilsons Prom worth visiting?

Wilsons Prom is really amazing. It is breath-taking and it is a must to be visited when you are in Australia. Place is teeming with wildlife. There are a lot of walks to choose from.

Can I camp at Wilsons Prom?

With 484 camping and caravan sites, this is the most popular and well-equipped camping ground in Wilsons Prom and is the perfect base to enjoy scenic walks, swim, surf or relax at your campsite.

Are there sharks in Wilsons Prom?

Seals have pups in November and December and at this time White Sharks frequent waters adjacent to the pupping areas. Wilsons Promontory Marine National Park is also vital to the recovery of White Shark populations.

Can you have a camp fire at Wilsons Prom?

Generators and fires (including solid fuel heat compounds) are not permitted in Wilsons Promontory National Park.

Can you sleep in a motorhome on the street?

As far as most motorhome and campervan experts can say, there is currently no specific legislation or law to prevent you from sleeping in a vehicle at the roadside.

Can you sleep in your car along Great Ocean Road?

You can’t sleep overnight in the car parks or the main streets but you can park a little bit higher up the hill. Along the route there are several secluded spots at various lookout points where you can park your vehicle.

How many days do you need at Wilsons Prom?

This is the most popular overnight hike in the national park. The full circuit is around 60km and takes in all the prettiest beaches in the Prom. Most people tackle it in around 4-5 days with good campsites available at overnight stops. You can also do a shorter 3 day, 36km overnight circuit that is more popular.

Can you do Wilsons Prom in a day?

How you spend your time in Wilsons Prom is totally up to you; you can spend your whole day at one of the many incredible beaches, do a few short walks, hike up to the summit of Mount Oberon, or even go on a scenic drive. The options are endless so my suggestion would be to just choose whatever feels right on the day.

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