Lake Eildon Walks, High Country, Victoria, Australia

Lake Eildon Walks

Blowhard Summit
From the carpark at Wallaby Bay, this circuit walk follows the lake's edge to Cook Point (keep an eye out for waterskiers in action). Walk up along the Blowhard Spur to its summit and enjoy the views of distant Mt Buller, the lake and the local wildlife, including grey kangaroos, black-tailed wallabies and wedge-tailed eagles. Then descend the steep path leading back to the carpark.

Location: Lake Eildon National Park
Length: 7km
Walk: 2.5 hours return
Track: Good
Grade: Moderate
Start: Wallaby Bay Carpark
Finish: Wallaby Bay Carpark
Nearby: Eildon or Alexandra
Permits/bookings: none required.

Perfect Cure Nature Trail
A short self-guided walk near the picnic and camping ground at Devils Cove offers the perfect introduction to the park's natural features and history, including its gold-mining heritage, plants and animals.

Location: Lake Eildon National Park
Length: 2km
Walk: 40 minutes return
Track: Good
Grade: Easy
Start: Devils Cove Campground
Finish: Devils Cove Campground.

Content: Tourism Victoria

How to get here

High Country