Cathedral Range State Park is now open. The following tracks in the fire affected area remain closed: Friends Nature Trail, Lowerson (management vehicles only) Track, Messmate Track and Tweed Spur Road. Due to the closure of the Messmate Track, visitors will be unable to complete the full Southern Circuit.
at Cathedral Range State Park
The Cathedral Range is a spectacular seven kilometre ridge of sharply upturned sedimentary rock.
A variety of walking tracks ranging in difficulty from easy to challenging offer the opportunity to explore the park’s main features and climb the peaks to enjoy views of the forests and farmland in the valley below.
Rock climbing, fishing and camping are other popular activities that can be enjoyed in this park.
Advance bookings and payment for camping are required year round for Neds Gully and Cooks Mill. Fees no longer apply to Farmyard campground.
How to get there
From Melbourne follow the Maroondah Highway to Buxton towards Taggerty. Continue past Buxton for 9.5km and turn right into Cathedral Lane to find the park entrance 2.5km on your right. Roads within the park are not suitable for coaches beyond Little River Bridge.
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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