Outdoor Activities

Cape Nelson Lighthouse Walk

A wild experience not to be missed.

The Cape Nelson State Park, near Portland on Victoria’s southwest coast is a 243-hectare state park. Attractions include a 3-kilometre clifftop walk and a visit to the Cape Nelson lighthouse.

Tours conducted twice daily. Climb all of the steps to the top of the lighthouse and see views of the wind-towers, the Capes and the Southern Ocean. Watch gannets, seals and whales from the top of the lighthouse. Hear stories of our fascinating and sometimes tragic maritime history.

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Great Ocean Road Regional Tourism acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the Great Ocean Road region the Wadawuurung, Eastern Maar & Gunditjmara. We pay our respects to their Ancestors, past present and emerging. We recognise and respect their unique cultural heritage and the connection to their traditional lands. We commit to building genuine and lasting partnerships that recognise, embrace and support the spirit of reconciliation, working towards self-determination, equity of outcomes and an equal voice for Australia’s first people.