Grampians National Park Day Tour
Join this full day tour to the magnificent Grampians National Park. Take a short hike from the Wonderland Turntable into the spectacular Grand Canyon, experience the magnificent MacKenzies Falls and enjoy spectacular panoramic views from Reeds Lookout. A nature lover’s paradise! Explore the famous Grampians National Park in one day!
Departing Melbourne at around 8.00am, we pass through Western Plains of Victoria on our way to historic Ballarat. Ballarat boomed in the 1850’s with the widespread discovery of gold in the district. Learn a little about the history as we enjoy some morning tea here at the site of the infamous Eureka Rebellion.
Continuing on our drive through the picturesque western volcanic plains, we pass through the town of Moyston, the birthplace of Australian Rules Football.
We then arrive at the foot of the Grampians Range or Gariwerd in the local Jardwadjali language. On arrival we immerse ourselves in the Australian bush with a gentle stroll to the delightful Silverband Falls.
We next make our way into the township of Halls Gap for our included lunch. Keep an eye open for the local kangaroos and abundant birdlife that can be seen in the main street.
After lunch we head to the Wonderland Turntable for a short hike to the Grand Canyon. Marvel at the high rising rock walls, crisscrossed with layering and fault lines, showcasing the area’s unique geology.
Stunning panoramas await at Reeds Lookout which overlooks the towering Stringybark Forest and Victoria Valley
Next stop is MacKenzie Falls. No trip to the Grampians would be complete without a visit to these majestic falls. Marvel as water cascades down over the rocks, set in a gorge surrounded by eucalyptus forest. Walk the Bluff trail along the top of the cliffs to the panoramic view point of the falls or journey down the stairs to the base of the steep gorge and gaze up at this truly impressive waterfall.
Our next port of call is the Boroka Lookout. Boroka provides panoramic views of the surrounding region overlooking the town of Halls Gap and further afield to Lake Bellfield and beyond.
We then make our way back into Halls Gap for a final opportunity to spot some of the area’s wild kangaroo population before beginning our return to Melbourne.
A dinner stop is made on the return journey to Melbourne. After dinner enjoy the use of our complimentary onboard Wi-Fi, before enjoying a stunning view of the illuminated city as we complete the return journey return.
With drop off right back to your inner city accommodation, you’ll remember this day as a true highlight of your Australian holiday.
• Morning tea at the Eureka Stockade Memorial in Ballarat
• An easy stroll to enjoy the amazing tranquility of Silverband Falls
• Time to explore the Grampians township of Halls Gap
• Take a short hike from the Wonderland Turntable into the spectacular Grand Canyon
• Experience the magnificent MacKenzies Falls
• Enjoy spectacular panoramic views from Reeds Lookout
• Amazing views over the mountain range from Boroka Lookout
• Guaranteed wild animal sightings
• Morning Tea (Coffee/tea/hot chocolate & cake)
• Fresh picnic-style lunch
• All transfers in air-conditioned comfort
• FREE Wi-Fi service onboard
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NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2022 - 2023 season. The 2022 - 2023 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2022 - 31st March 2023. The 2023 - 2024 season rates commence on the 1st April 2023.
Due to the ongoing and evolving nature of Covid-19 restrictions and the unpredictable impact it is having on bookings we have temporarily ceased taking new reservations for this package. If you have a gift voucher that you would like to redeem please contact us and we will be happy to check availability.