Welcome, skip to the content.

National parks & reserves

Shallow Inlet Marine and Coastal Park

131 963

Nestled between Waratah Bay and the majestic peaks of Wilsons Promontory, the sheltered waters of Shallow Inlet provide a secluded and peaceful setting for a range of water based activities such as fishing, boating and sailboarding.

Before you go
Conditions can change in parks for many reasons. For the latest information on changes to local conditions, please visit the relevant park page on the Parks Victoria website.

Be bushfire ready in the great outdoors. Refer to the Bushfire Safety section on the Parks Victoria website for tips on how to stay safe.

Content: Parks Victoria

More info

Local directions:

Shallow Inlet Marine and Coastal Park (2,377ha) is situated on the shore of Waratah Bay, 180 kilometres from Melbourne. The eastern side of the park is accessible from Foster along Foster - Promontory Road and Lester Road. The park can also be reached from Sandy Point along the Sandy Point Road. Melways ref: 528 B10. VicRoads Map: 103 C6.

  • Picnic area
  • Public toilet
  • Birdwatching
  • Fishing - Beach
  • Fishing - Estuary
  • Sailing
  • Wind surfing
  • Swimming
  • Self guided
  • Bushwalking