Must See – Regional Attractions
MacKenzie Falls Walk
Located in the Grampians National Park, MacKenzie Falls is one of Victoria’s largest waterfalls and flows all year round. Take an easy stroll to a viewing platform overlooking the picturesque Broken Falls or take a more vigorous route down the stairs for a close encounter with the cascading MacKenize Falls. Take care as this walk has many steps, is steep slippery and strenuouse in sections. Distance 2.8km return.
Zumsteins Picnic Ground & Fish Falls
This is an area where families have gathered for 100 years surrounded by bush and native animals. Stroll along the beautiful created boardwalks and enjoy the open space and picnic area. Fish Falls follow the wallking track from Zumsteins through the open bush along side the river. A short steep section at a terraced ledge reveals th
e beautiful Fish Falls that flows all year round on the MacKenzie river. Distance 2.4km return.
follow the well marked walking track from the car park and enjoy peace and tranquility at this pretty waterfall. An undulating path leads to the base of the falls where seasonal rains fill fern lined rock pools. Best after rain. Distance 2.4km return
Proceed to the top of Mt Zero for wonderful panoramic views of the Wimmera plains and the northren end of the Mt Difficult Range. See interesting rock formations and great wildflowers in early spring to early summers. Near the top of the ridge the track becomes steeper to rock steps that lead up to the summit. Distance 2.8km return.
Hollow Mountain & Gulgurn Manja Aboriginal Art Shelter
The track to Hollow Mountain climbs steeply over rocky ledges and past wind scoured caverns to a rocky summit which offer amazing views over Mt. Stapylton and Wimmera Plain. Distance 2.2kms return. Gulgurn Manja the track gently winds its way through Stringybark forest to a rocky shelter. the shelter means “hands of young people”. Distance 1km return.
Mt Arapiles is a rock fromation that rises above the Wimmera Plains in Western Victoria and located within Tooan State Park. Drive, walk,cycle, or climb to the summit of the dramatic quartz and sandstone landmark and simply take in the souring views of the region. Mt Arapiles is widely regarded as the top rock climbing areain Australia and world renowned. The quality of the rock and the variety of the climbs makes it atrractive for beginners through to experienced climbers. The Centenary park campground is the only place to camp in the park, there are picnic tables, toilets and wood barbecues for use.