George Bass Coastal Walk, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia

George Bass Coastal Walk

Walk the clifftop path high above the Bass Strait surf and beautiful secluded beaches below. Follow the route of George Bass' coastal discovery voyage over 200 years ago on this popular walk, stretching from the outskirts of San Remo at Punchbowl Road to the Bass Highway (just opposite the hall at Peppermint Road) in Kilcunda.

The George Bass Coastal Walk now links into the Bass Coast Rail Trail so, if you've got the energy reserves, it's is possible to walk all the way from the Punch Bowl in San Remo to the centre of Wonthaggi.

Distance: 7km
Duration: 2 hours one way
Grade: Level 3 - Suitable for most ages and fitness levels. Some bushwalking experience recommended. Tracks may have short steep sections, a rough surface and steps. Walks up to 20km.
Start: Punchbowl carpark, San Remo
Finish: Kilcunda
Nearby: San Remo
Permits/bookings: None required
Getting there: This walk commences at the southern end of the Punchbowl Road, off the Phillip Island Tourist Road or alternatively from the Bass Highway in Kilcunda.

Content: Tourism Victoria

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