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Mount Buffalo National Park

Butterfly Magic
from Isabel Boyce
 
View from Mount Dunn
from Isabel Boyce
 
Mt Buffalo
from Parks Victoria
 
The Horn carpark, Mt Buffalo
from Parks Victoria
 
Pink heath and granite at Crystal Brook
from PHILIP SKEGGS
 
The rock my brother and I swam to
from PHILIP SKEGGS
 
Lake Catani turns pink at sunset
from PHILIP SKEGGS
 
Lake Catani
from Steve Zonneveldt
 
Cathedral
from Damien Clarkson
 
Eurobin Falls, Mt.Buffalo
from Jimmy Nails
 
Old Galleries, Mt. Buffalo
from Jimmy Nails
 
Mt. Cobbler framed by Buffalo granite
from Dezi Freeman
 
Cathedral & Hump after Blizzard by Dezi F
from Dezi Freeman
 
My snow swim at Mt. Buffalo on 14th July.
from Dezi Freeman
 
Magnificant Mt Buffalo views
from Parks Victoria
 
Lake Catani fun
from Parks Victoria
 
Lake Catani beauty
from Parks Victoria
 
Last light at The Horn, Mt Buffalo National P
from Phil Skeggs
 
A rainbow breaks through the mist rise on Lak
from Dezi Freeman
 
Koah lifts the Leviathan: Buffalo Dezi
from Dezi Freeman
 
The Horn, Buffalo Plateau: Buffalo Dezi
from Dezi Freeman
 
Leviathan sparkles in the sunlight. Buffalo D
from Dezi Freeman
 
The Sentinel dwarfs a hiker
from Dezi Freeman
 
Lake Catani
from savithri galappathie
 
Lake Catani
from savithri galappathie
 
Lake Catani
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Lake Catani
from savithri galappathie
 
Lake Catani
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Lake Catani
from savithri galappathie
 
Ascending from the depths of Rollasons Falls
from Dezi Freeman
 
Dingo: West Buffalo remote area
from Dezi Freeman
 
The Gorge Stone Hut
from Trevor Quick
 
Buffalo Gorge Milky Way
from Damien Clarkson
 
Rollasons Falls
from Damien Clarkson
 
Long before the fire,April 1984
from harry kettmann
 
Upper Rollasons Falls, Mount Buffalo National
from Gary Rowan Higgins
 
Ladies Bath Falls
from Courtney
 
Rollasons Falls
from Parks Victoria
 

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  • Access to some areas of the lower end of The Gorge car park may be restricted until further notice due to septic system upgrade works. The Stone Hut and the Echo Point and Hang Glider lookouts remain open. The Underground River remains accessible via View Point Track. Increased truck and machinery traffic may be encountered during the works. at Gorge Day Visitor Area, Thursday 30 November, 2017

Park Statistics

  • Established:November 1898
  • Area:31000ha
Barbeque
Cafes/restaurants
Camp fires
Camping
Canoeing
Fishing
Hang gliding
Medium walk / Day walk
Picnicking
Rock climbing/abseiling
Short walk
Sight-seeing
Skiing (cross country)
Snow play
Swimming
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Mount Buffalo National Park has sheer cliffs, imposing granite tors, tumbling waterfalls, snow gums and stunning wildflowers. The park features over 90km of walking tracks, panoramic scenery, waterfalls and scope for adventurous pursuits such as rock climbing and hang-gliding.

Mount Buffalo is an all-seasons playground. In summer, wildflowers are plentiful and the park is a cool retreat from the heat of the lowlands. Take in superb 360-degree views from the summit of the Horn and the delightful Gorge Heritage Walk. Enjoy picnics, canoeing and camping at Lake Catani in the summer months.

In winter the park is ideal for cross-country skiing with its gentle undulating landscape, spectacular sub-alpine environment and the convenience of over 14km of marked ski trails. The park offers safe and accessible tobogganing and snow play areas, providing great fun for the whole family.

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Campsite bookings

Camping is available from Melbourne Cup Weekend to April inclusive. Advance bookings and payment are required.

See the Lake Catani Camping page for more information.

  

eco certifiedMount Buffalo National Park is eco-certified and committed to sustainable practices and providing high quality nature-based tourism experiences.


  

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

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