Croajingolong National Park is noted for its many picnic spots, some which can only be reached by boat. Some sites have BBQ facilities. There are facilities for boating, with launching ramps. Snorkeling, camping, canoeing and kayaking are all enjoyable here, you can also fish in designated areas.
Declared by UNESCO as a World Biosphere Reserve, the park has more than 100 kilometres of coastline that it protects. Pristine beaches and granite peaks mark the landscape, covered by heathlands and massive eucalypt trees.
Protecting rare native plants and more than 300 species of birdlife, this park leaves a memorable impression that lasts a lifetime. Enquire at the Parks Victoria Information Centre for more information about the flora and fauna of Croajingolong National Park. Phone 13 1963.
Aboriginals have inhabited this region for many thousands of years, the Murring to the north and the Bidewel in the south. You can find traces of this earlier habitation - middens and other signs, please respect them.
Amongst the many places of interest in the Croajingolong National Park is Point Hicks Lighthouse. Notably, Point Hicks was the first point on the east coast of Australia seen by Europeans, Captain Cook in 1770. It can be reached with a 45 minute walk. Other walks of varying difficulty include the Dunes trail with its spectacular scenery and the walk to Wingan Rapids.
Enquire at the Central Gippsland Tourist Information Centre about the many national parks, activities, things to do, Croajingolong camp sites and picnic areas, lakes, unique flora and fauna in the on the East Coast of Victoria. Located on the Princes Highway, Sale, VIC 3850 Phone +061 3 5144 1108.
In Mallacoota, the Gippsland of Victoria and the South Coast of NSW there is a good choice in places to stay, accommodation available includes a wide range of styles to suit almost any budget.
You can find beachside resorts, luxury and budget hotels, charming bed & breakfasts, caravan parks, apartments, seaside, beach accommodation, pub stays, homesteads and holiday lettings are just some of your options.
See the Map: Map of North East Victoria.
Main Photo: Wild Scenery of Croajingolong National Park.
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