Bass Coast Rail Trail Wonthaggi & Kilcunda

The Bass Coast Rail Trail is a 23km trail for walking, cycling or horse riding which runs from Wonthaggi to Anderson.

South Dudley Road, Wonthaggi to Anderson


Description:  Victoria’s only coastal rail trail showcases the region’s rich history against stunning coastal views. The trail runs through Wonthaggi and farmland and leads to the coast, passing some interesting historical sites along the way to Woolamai.  

Location: Bent Street, Wonthaggi; Bass Highway, Kilcunda; Anderson or Woolamai.

Length/approximate time to complete:

  • Length/Time - 23km one way / 6 hours one way walking

Quick Facts:

  • Difficulty - Easy, mostly flat with two moderate climbs (uphill from Wonthaggi)
  • Track surface - Compacted granitic sand, gravel, boardwalk
  • Parking - Wonthaggi Centennial Centre and Anderson Bus Interchange car parks (sealed)
  • Designated Accessible Parking - Yes at both car parks listed above
  • Toilets - Wonthaggi Centennial Centre, Wonthaggi Guide Park, Kilcunda Foreshore Reserve and Anderson Bus Interchange
  • Designated Accessible Toilets - Yes at all toilets listed above
  • Wheelchairs - Suitable, sections closest to Wonthaggi and Kilcunda being the most accessible
  • Prams - Yes
  • Bicycles - Yes
  • Dogs - Yes, on a lead
  • Horses - Yes, West of South Dudley Road
  • Picnic table/BBQ - Wonthaggi Guide Park and Kilcunda

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