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Low tide at Elephant Rock

2 weeks ago from Phil Skeggs

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Sea mist illuminated over Picnic Point

2 weeks ago from Phil Skeggs

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Crashing waves at Pulpit Rock, Cape Schanck

2 weeks ago from Phil Skeggs

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Cape Schanck

7 months ago from www.gowildimages.com

Location: Cape Schanck

View through the bridge

9 months ago from Andrew

Location: London Bridge

Lowland Copperhead

9 months ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Coastal Rock

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Golden Cliffs

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Rock on the beach

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Sea Shells by the Sea Shore

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Cape Schanck Lighthouse

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Cattle

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Beach

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Two Bays Walking Track

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Banksia

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

coastal succulents

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Small Bridge

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Kangaroo

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Grass Tree

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Gumtree

1 year ago from Wayne

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Bushrangers Bay

1 year ago from Rob Hackett

Location: Bushrangers Bay

Bushrangers Bay walking track (Photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Walking

Two Bays Walking Track (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Walking

Walking track at Cape Schanck (Photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Walking

Walking track at Sorrento Back Beach (Photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Walking

Baldrys Crossing walking track (Photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Baldrys Circuit walking track, Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Baldry Crossing

Baldrys Circuit walking track, Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Baldry Crossing

Baldrys Crossing, Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Baldry Crossing

Pulpit Rock and Pebble Beach

2 years ago from www.gowildimages.com

Location: Cape Schanck

Marker posts for beach access along The Coastal Walk (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Walking

Signage along The Coastal Walk

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Walking

The Coastal Walk, heading towards Cape Schanck (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Walking

Spray Point boardwalk

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Spray Point

View from Spray Point (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Spray Point

View from Spray Point (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Spray Point

The back beaches at low tide (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Picnic shelters at Sorrento car park

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Sorrento Back Beach

Mushroom Reef at low tide

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Flinders Ocean Beach - Mushroom Reef

View of Mushroom Reef from King Street

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Flinders Ocean Beach - Mushroom Reef

Diamond Bay

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Diamond Bay

View towards Flinders Ocean Beach from West Head (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Flinders Ocean Beach - Mushroom Reef

Elephant Rock, The Blowhole (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: The Blowhole

The lookout at The Blowhole car park (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: The Blowhole

Walking track to the pebble beach (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: The Blowhole

View to the west from The Blowhole car park (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: The Blowhole

The Blowhole (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: The Blowhole

Flinders Ocean Beach - Mushroom Reef (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Flinders Ocean Beach - Mushroom Reef

Tea Tree Creek from the start of the walking track (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Tea Tree Creek

Sorrento Back Beach from Coppins track (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Sorrento Back Beach

Sorrento from the Rotunda lookout (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Sorrento Back Beach

Sorrento Back Beach from Coppins track (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Sorrento Back Beach

Sorrento Back Beach (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Sorrento Back Beach

Parks Victoria Junior Ranger Rockpool Ramble

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: London Bridge

Parks Victoria Junior Ranger Rockpool Ramble

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: London Bridge

Rock pools at low tide (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: London Bridge

Sunset over London Bridge (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: London Bridge

London Bridge at sunset (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: London Bridge

London Bridge at low tide (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: London Bridge

Hang gliders at London Bridge (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: London Bridge

Fishing near Gunnamatta

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

Bridgewater Bay (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Bridgewater Bay

Bridgewater Bay (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Bridgewater Bay

Spray Point from the rock pools below (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Spray Point

Koonya at low tide (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Koonya Ocean Beach

Koonya rock pools (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Koonya Ocean Beach

Looking towards Spray Point from Koonya Ocean Beach (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Koonya Ocean Beach

Looking towards Spray Point from Koonya Ocean Beach (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Spray Point

Trail rides at Boag Rocks (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Horse riding

Trail rides at Boag Rocks (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Horse riding

Surfers at Gunnamatta Ocean Beach (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

Surfers at Gunnamatta Ocean Beach (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

Trail rides at Boag Rocks (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

Gunnamatta Ocean Beach (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

Storm clouds over Gunnamatta and Cape Schanck (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

Sunset surf at Gunnamatta (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

West of Gunnamatta (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

Boags Rocks

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

Rock pools near Gunnamatta (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Gunnamatta Ocean Beach

Bird Orchid (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Bird Orchid, Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Rabbit Ears Sun Orchid, Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Pink Fairy Orchids, Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Fungi, Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Fungi, Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Kangaroo viewing area at Highfield, Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Flowering Grass Trees after fire, Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Grass trees, Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Greens Bush (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

View towards Gunnamatta from Fingal circuit walk (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Fingal Picnic Area

Lookout on Fingal circuit walk (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Fingal Picnic Area

Coastline near Fingal Beach (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Fingal Picnic Area

Sunset from Fingal circuit walk (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Fingal Picnic Area

Cape Schanck boardwalk (photo: Mornington Peninsula Tourism)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Cape Schanck

View towards Bushrangers Bay from Cape Schanck (photo: Mornington Peninsula Tourism)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Cape Schanck

Cape Schanck (photo: Mornington Peninsula Tourism)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Cape Schanck

Cape Schanck circuit walk (photo: Mornington Peninsula Tourism)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Cape Schanck

Portsea Ocean Beach, lower car park (photo Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Portsea Ocean Beach

View towards Cape Schanck from Portsea (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Portsea Ocean Beach

Portsea Ocean Beach (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Portsea Ocean Beach

Coastline from a lookout at Portsea Ocean Beach (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Portsea Ocean Beach

Bushrangers Bay rock pools, looking towards Cape Schanck (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Bushrangers Bay

Bushrangers Bay (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Bushrangers Bay

Where Main Creek meets the sea, Bushrangers Bay (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Bushrangers Bay

Bushrangers Bay from walking track (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Bushrangers Bay

Flinders Coastline (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Flinders Ocean Beach - Mushroom Reef

Brisgewater Bay (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Bridgewater Bay

Diamond Bay (photo: Mornington Peninsula Tourism)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Diamond Bay

Cape Schanck Lighthouse (photo: Mornington Peninsula Tourism)

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Cape Schanck

Fungi (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Fungi (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Greens Bush

Sunset (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Rye Ocean Beach

Beach (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Rye Ocean Beach

Sunset (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Rye Ocean Beach

Walking track (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Bushrangers Bay

Revegetation at King St (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Flinders Ocean Beach - Mushroom Reef

Flinders coast (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Flinders Ocean Beach - Mushroom Reef

Coastal view (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Cape Schanck

Spot the echidna (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Cape Schanck

Coastal vegetation (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Fingal Picnic Area

Fingal coastline

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Fingal Picnic Area

Rockpools (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Koonya Ocean Beach

Koonya (photo: Kim Cott)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Koonya Ocean Beach

Circuit track

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Diamond Bay

Bay of Islands lookout (photo: Jess Mackay)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Diamond Bay

Bay of Islands lookout (photo: Jess Mackay)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Diamond Bay

London Bridge (photo: Jess Mackay)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: London Bridge

Sorrento Ocean Beach (photo: Jess Mackay)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Sorrento Back Beach

Coppins Track

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Sorrento Back Beach

Coppins Track (photo: Jess Mackay)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Sorrento Back Beach

Coppins Lookout (photo: Jess Mackay)

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Sorrento Back Beach

Planned burning in the Mornington Peninsula National Park

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Fire management

Planned burning in the Mornington Peninsula National Park

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Fire management

Planned burning in the Mornington Peninsula National Park

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Fire management

Planned burning in the Mornington Peninsula National Park

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Fire management

Planned burning in the Mornington Peninsula National Park

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Fire management

St Andrews Beach - Mornington Peninsula NP. Photo: Meng Wee.

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Mornington Peninsula National Park

Add change of condition

Change of conditions

  • Temporary closures of hangliding launch sites at Flinders and Portsea Back Beach will be in place due to maintenance works commencing Thursday 6 November 2014. The launch site at Flinders will close from 6 November for a period of approximately one week. Works will then commence at the Portsea site which will close from approximately 13 November until works are completed. at Mornington Peninsula National Park
    Friday 31 October, 2014 |
  • Gunnamatta Ocean Beach 2nd car park access is closed due to storm damage, the beach is still accessible via the 1st access ramp. at Gunnamatta Ocean Beach - 2nd carpark
    Friday 4 July, 2014 |
Barbeque
Cafes/restaurants
Cycling
Fishing
Hang gliding
Horse riding
Medium walk / Day walk
Picnicking
Short walk
Sight-seeing
Snorkelling/SCUBA Diving
Surfing
Swimming

This narrow strip of coast and bushland offers a wonderful blend of natural scenery and fascinating historic features.

The park is popular for swimming, walking, picnics and nature study, as well as surfing at ocean beaches like Portsea, Sorrento and Gunnamatta.

Weddings

There are a number of options for your wedding ceremony or wedding photography in the beautiful Mornington Peninsula National Park.

Upon enquiry, we suggest you visit the park to view and select the site where you would like to have your ceremony.

For more information read:

Park map on mobile devices

Download free maps of this park for your mobile device from Avenza PDF Maps application.  Used within the app the maps allow you to calculate distances and (with sufficient mobile signal) locate yourself within the park. The same maps are shown below under ‘Related publications’.

Aboriginal Traditional Owners

Parks Victoria acknowledges the Aboriginal Traditional Owners of Victoria - including its parks and reserves. Through their cultural traditions, Aboriginal people maintain their connection to their ancestral lands and waters. Further information is available from Aboriginal Affairs Victoria AAV and Native Title Services Victoria

Location and access

The national park, about 90 km south of Melbourne, includes all the ocean coast between London Bridge and Bushrangers Bay and from Stockyard Creek east to Flinders, and also Greens Bush to the north of Cape Schanck.

Most access roads are signposted from the Point Nepean Road. The eastern part of the park, including Cape Schanck, can be reached from Boneo (Rosebud-Flinders) Road.

Popular things to do

surfing

Portsea Ocean Beach

This popular beach is a great location to explore the national park’s wide sandy beaches and naturally weathered cliffs. Popular…

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Cape Schanck

Cape Schanck offers stunning landscapes; the mystery of dramatic volcanic features, unspoilt and wild beaches and scenic walking tracks with…

mornington - fingal coastline

Fingal Picnic Area

Enjoy a picnic in the peaceful Fingal Picnic Area located two kilometres north of Cape Schanck. This area was subdivided…

mornington - sorrento back beach

Sorrento Back Beach

Sorrento Back Beach is located around 1.5km south of the town of Sorrento. The beach is a popular location for…

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Walking

Walking tracks have been built along most of the coastline from London Bridge to Bushrangers Bay, and through Greens Bush.…

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Visitor experiences

Facilities Summary

  • Lighthouse
  • Electric/Gas BBQ
  • Picnic table/seat
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Toilet
  • Gravel carpark
  • Sealed carpark
  • Hang gliding ramp

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Park Statistics

Established

December 1975

Area

2680ha

Contact information

Call Parks Victoria on 13 1963

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