Fri, 10 Sep | Tidal River

SOUTHERN CIRCUIT - WILSONS PROM

Are you ready for adventure? Then lace up your boots, strap on your pack and let's explore the iconic 'Prom' by foot. Discover the untouched wilderness of the Southern Circuit only accessible by trail. Sleep under the stars and swim in the turquoise waters...Rewild yourself!

Time & Location

10 Sep, 11:00 am – 12 Sep, 3:00 pm
Tidal River, Tidal River VIC 3960, Australia

About the Event

The best way to see the most idyllic locations of the ‘Prom’ is to venture in via foot on a multi-night hike around the Southern Circuit. A remote place of great natural beauty, allow yourself to be transported to yesteryear where you can enjoy white sandy beaches and crystal clear waters of Little Waterloo Bay & Sealers Cove.

This three-day, two-night trail through warm temperate rainforest to the sublime eastern shores of Wilsons Promontory is back again by popular demand, be sure to secure your place as we are strictly limited to 10 participants!

Holistic Hikes all-inclusive adventure tours are designed to educate inspire and empower you with the knowledge, know-how and confidence to hike into some of the most idyllic locations.

Learn what products we have road-tested over 30 years of experience, what the best investments are, and what you shouldn’t skimp on. Immersive experiences where we teach you how to cook with limited provisions, why you want lightweight meals, and how to maximize flavour and nutrition from food. Enjoy the simplicity of hike-in camping with 3 meals a day and snacks provided.

Challenging terrain will test your mental aptitude, we hike in all-weather to build strength, resilience, and to empower through collective comradery and fortify your sense of accomplishment. Of course, there will be rest stops to enjoy the terrain we cover.

A training guide is available in addition the option to attend training hikes to ensure that adequate fitness requirements are met. 

Whilst the days cover no more than 14km, the trail is undulating and packs add to the resistance. There are plenty of breaks, time to wind down; however, having a good level of fitness will ensure enjoyment for the entire group.

If you’ve ever wanted to hike-in camp but didn’t know where to start, what to bring/buy or do it alone, this weekend is for you!!

All hikers are to carry their own packs as it is a weekend to learn the ropes, be inspired and find empowerment through multi-day hiking.

Day 1 Telegraph Saddle to Little Waterloo Bay, 11.9km  4.5 hours.    leaving Telegraph Saddle we descend the saddle between Mounts Wilsons and Boulder, after 90mins we come to Telegraph Junction where we head east to Little Waterloo Bay. We Cross a number of swampy areas before setting up camp at the idyllic beachside location.

Day 2  Little Waterloo Bay to Sealers Cove, 13.6km, 4.5 hours   The walk today hugs the coastline from Little Waterloo Bay to epic remote beaches of Refuge Cove and Sealers Cove. Enjoy sweeping views of the remote northern Prom from atop massive granite boulders before descending into the cove to rest for the afternoon and evening. Take a swim in the crystal clear turquoise waters before watching the sunset over the mountain tops.

Day 3 Sealers Cove to Telegraph Saddle, 10.2km, 3 hours.   This is the quintessential Wilsons Prom hike –the sheltered beach and is popular with day-trippers as well as overnight hikers. Leaving the sheltered beaches of Sealers Cove and crossing the river to the cutting where we walk through a boardwalk swamp,  verdant fern gullies, and experience the natural beauty of the mountains.

INCLUDES

  • Pick up/Drop off transport service from the following locations: Frankston, Mordialloc, Southern Cross to Wilson's Promontory NP and return
  • All food, snacks and teas/coffee etc for 3 days/ 2 nights
  • Lightweight tent & sleeping mat
  • Lightweight Jetboil cookware/dinnerware including cutlery, bowl, etc
  • Water filtration systems

AVAILABLE FOR HIRE

  • Backpack
  • Hiking poles
  • Ponchos
  • Head torch
  • Sea 2 Summit dry packs & / or compression packs

A full comprehensive packing list is provided upon booking and training guide.

**Please note that due to hygiene precautions, sleeping bags are NOT provided. We can recommend the best to purchase if you can't borrow off a friend. It is important to factor weight when overnight hiking. Please contact us for additional assistance with any gear requirements. **

$800 for Twin Share (Please ensure you list your friend/ partners name at booking)

$890 for Single 

Both tent options offer large-sized, lightweight tents

$300 deposit is payable to secure your place. Strictly limited to 10 people booking per remote campsite locations.

Balance is due 10th JULY 2021 including any additional hire costs. 

If you require a payment plan, arrangements can be made by contacting Amanda 0416 583 075  or amanda@holistichikes.com

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