Wonthaggi Heathland and Coastal Reserve Wonthaggi

The Heathland Reserve is the perfect place for viewing the area’s flora and fauna.

Chisholm Road, Wonthaggi, Victoria, 3995


Description: The 811 hectare heathland reserve is bounded by 10 kilometres of unspoiled and secluded coastline. It was formed from old coastal dunes and the developed heathland has been able to sustain a specialised vegetation cover.  

Location: Chisholm Road, Wonthaggi

Length and approximate time to complete:

  • Length - Multiple walking tracks throughout the reserve/various times to complete
  • Loop - 6.7km / 2 hours walking return (main track)

Quick Facts:

  • Difficulty - Moderate
  • Track surface - Grass, sand
  • Parking - Car park, (gravel) end of Chisholm Road, Wonthaggi
  • Designated Accessible Parking - No
  • Toilets - No
  • Wheelchairs - Unsuitable
  • Prams - No
  • Bicycles - Yes
  • Horses - Yes
  • Dogs - Yes, on a lead
  • Picnic table/BBQs - No

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