Wilsons Prom in Pictures

How does one put the beauty of Wilson’s Prom into words? It’s a mosaic of magical landscapes, hidden coves, strange rock formations, blazing sunsets, sweeping plains, lush forests, and rugged coastlines.

Wilsons Promontory
Photo: Visitgippsland
Wilsons Promontory
Photo: @Travelfish
REfuge Cove, Wilsons Prom
Refuge Cove. Photo: @Gregory_J_Evans
Oberon Bay, Wilsons Promontory
Oberon Bay. Photo: @neilronnoco
Wilsons Prom, VIC
Photo: kaylavava

And its brimming with wildlife.  Emus, seals, wombats, echidnas, rosellas and kangaroos are the happy inhabitants of Wilsons Prom.

Wombat, Wilsons Prom.
Wombat. Photo: @ClementineCaptures
Diving with seals
Photo: @PhillipIslandNP
Kangaroo at Wilsons Prom
Kangaroo. Photo: @MtSingaporeVillas
Emus at Wilson Prom, VIC
Emus. Photo: @SmileyGidget

The drive from the entrance to Tidal River campground and Visitor Centre is scenic with car parks, beaches and bushland easily reached in the camper.

Tidal River, Wilsons Prom, VIC
Tidal River. Photo: LauraAlyceBell
Wilsons Prom
Photo: @travelfish
Tidal River, Wilsons Prom.
Tidal River. Photo: @NormallChin
Tidal River Campground, Wilsons Prom, VIC
Tidal River Campground. Photo: LauraAlyceBell
Wilsons Prom
Photo: @cutback_images
Wilsons Prom
Photo: @AlisonMBrown
Wilsons Prom, VIC
Photo: @AlisonMBrown

But the best way to enjoy the spectacular scenery is to walk amidst it. Wilson’s Prom has  over 80 km of walking trails ranging from a short stroll to three day hikes.

Wilsons Prom, VIC
Photo: @KirstenJane_art
Norman Beach to Squeaky Beach walk. Wilsons Prom.
Norman Beach to Squeaky Beach. Photo: @AdventureLiesInFront
Wilsons Prom, VIC
Photo: @DaveJRoss
Wilsons Prom
Photo: @GinaLivinLife
Wilsons Prom
Photo: @PTravill
Wilsons Prom
Photo: @Str8AndArrow

Wilson’s prom is also known for its wineries and food producers. If you’d like to treat your taste buds, follow the food and wine trail on the Food Map.

Waratah Hills Winery, Wilsons Prom
Waratah Hills Winery. Photo: @LoudMouthSally

If you’d like to spend time exploring Wilson’s Prom on a budget, consider hiring a camper van. If you have a lot of time on your side, it might be better to buy a camper van and sell it afterwards.

I’ve created a a map of the best campgrounds in Australia.

Zbogom, campers!

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