So close to Melbourne and perfect for that summer or
winter getaway. This 13,300 ha sub alpine park protects the
ancient forests in the Thomson and Aberfeldy River valleys
along with the Baw Baw plateau a region that supports native
snow gums and extensive alpine heaths.
Being only 120km
from Melbourne the park offers a great day trip for all who
enjoy our national parks. A huge variety of activities
awaits you in Baw Baw. The area is renown for its walking
tracks, winding roads with magnificent scenery, picnic
facilities at St Gwinear and Mt Erica, camping is permitted
however fire restrictions usually apply, cycling, skiing,
hunting, canoeing, white water rafting on the Thomason
river, horse riding, and fishing, all can be enjoyed to the
max in this wonderful natural playground.