Thomson River, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia

Poverty Point Bridge Walk

Follow the Thomson River upstream on one side and return on the other. Look for remains of the old tramways and dry stone walling that once supported the timber tramway from Walhalla.

Location: Walhalla
Distance: 8km return
Duration: 3 hours
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: Thompson Bridge
Finish: Thompson Bridge
Getting there: Walhalla is 184km east of Melbourne. Access is via Princes Freeway (M1) to Moe, north through Erica (C466), turn east to Rawson then left to Walhalla (C461). The walk commences at the Thomson River Bridge, 4km from Walhalla.

Content: Tourism Victoria

How to get here

Gippsland