Mollison's Galleries Mount Buffalo National Park

4.0/5 rating (5 votes)
  • Walk Length: 18 km
  • Walk duration: 6 hours
  • Walk Grade: Hard
  • Walk Style: Return
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Mollison's Galleries

Walk Summary

Walk Category:  Day

Getting There:  Car

Nearest Town:  Porepunkah

Walk Area:  North East Victoria

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  347 km

Mobile Phone Coverage:  Yes but patchy and coverage varies by provider

Walk Details Collated:  October 2006

Walk Details Provided By: Warby Range Bushwalkers, Benalla Bushwalking Club, Border Bushwalking Club & Wangaratta Out and About

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Getting There

Drive towards Bright via Hume Highway, Wangaratta and Myrtleford.  Take the turn off to Mt Buffalo near Porepunkah.  Drive up Mt Buffalo and once you have reached the Buffalo plateau, continue on past the left turn to the chalet, past the park ranger's office, and Reservoir Road is on the right about 200m past the ranger's office. It is about a kilometre from the chalet turn-off. Reservoir Road is good gravel. It is about 3.5 km to the reservoir where there is parking and a shelter. Because the walk is already long, it is essential to begin at the reservoir and not walk there from the sealed road.

Further Information

Mobile phone coverage information 

Map: Mt Buffalo Forest Activities Map 1:30 000 published by Rooftop Mapping Services

Parks Victoria:  Mount Buffalo National Park website

Parks Victoria:  Mount Buffalo National Park Visitor Guide

There are seasonal road closures in Mt Buffalo National Park over winter - check with Parks Victoria website for details. 

Comments (1)

  • Matthew Pearce

    Matthew Pearce

    28 March 2014 at 02:26 |
    A fantastic walk, the track is hard to follow in some area's, but a very enjoyable walk all the same.
    Huge boulders are to be found at the Galleries, with hidey spots everywhere.

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