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Cape Liptrap Coastal Park

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life's a beach

the main component of Cape Liptrap coastal Park is yes you guessed it - the coast. Having said that... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Fiona G
Adelaide, Australia
Scenic national park overlooking Waratah Bay and Wilson Promontory

Coastal national park extending from near Waratah Bay township to near Venus Bay. Includes a... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
David J
Melbourne, Australia
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“coastal park”(7 reviews)
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Cape Liptrap Road, Walkerville, Victoria 3956, Australia
+61 13 19 63
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

the main component of Cape Liptrap coastal Park is yes you guessed it - the coast. Having said that it is a spectacular part of the coastline looking out to Bass strait. There is nice drives along the surrounding country side to reach the park,...More

Thank Fiona G
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Coastal national park extending from near Waratah Bay township to near Venus Bay. Includes a variety of forested, heath and coast scrub landscapes. Many excellent lookouts including at the Cape Lip Trap lighthouse. A number of sheltered beaches including Walkerville South, with rough surf beaches...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Great spot near to busy wilsons promontory. Highlights include: venus bay beaches cape liptrap lighthouse walkerville beach and lime kilns waratah bay beach A good spot for panaromic view is the cape liptrap lookout on Walkerville rd

1  Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Most people will come across this coastal park due to visiting the Cape Liptrap Lighthouse. But there are other parts of the park including a trail down to the beach a little to the west of the Lighthouse area. Further it should be noted that...More

1  Thank Paul L
Reviewed 2 July 2017

As old as time is the connection between sand and sea... that raw, rugged beauty that makes you catch your breath. What an incredible place to visit... this park that has delightful walks on offer and views that will stop time for you. If you...More

1  Thank Crystalline4u
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I have never seen such an amazing beach in my life. I have provided a few photos of what I saw today.

Thank Scött Y
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The Cape Liptrap Coastal Park encompasses Waratah Bay, the Walkerville area and follows a narrow stretch along the coast to Cape Liptrap and the lighthouse. There are a few interesting walks, one being, the Lime Burners Walk which takes you past the ruins of the...More

1  Thank 1TraveltheWorld
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Dirt track takes you to this hidden gem! It hides from you until you are almost over the cliff. When you find it, you think it's too small, bad economics. Then you understand the logic, enough visibility for the circumstances. More pondering and you realize...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The gravel road was at first daunting...but turned out to be quite an easy drive. We are so pleased we didn't give up because the lighthouse surrounds are beautiful. It is a short walk from the car park to the lighthouse but the views are...More

1  Thank jotibarker
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Lovely views. Great lighthouse. Pleasant walk to the lookout. Very historical. Not any tables to have a picnic lunch. Great day to see the islands in the bay.

Thank John R
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8 January 2016|
Response from JohnG3121 |
I visited on weekend and it was signposted and open