Distance: 8 Km | Duration: 3 Hrs | Grade: TBA | Rating: | Style: Circuit | Map
About the Walk
This walk starts from Sheoak Picnic Area and combines visits to the Upper and Lower Kalimna Falls on Sheoak Creek with a walk overlooking the steep Cumberland River valley to the Castle Rock lookout.
The Walk in Detail
Park cars and walk back up the road a short distance (about 5 minutes) to a signboard on the left hand side. Take the track to Upper and Lower Kalimna Falls (WT23).
After crossing the Sheoak Creek, turn right at the T-junction towards the Upper and Lower Kalimna Falls. At the next junction take the right hand track to the Lower Kalimna Falls. Return to the track junction and now turn right to take the track to the Upper Kalimna Falls. Continue past a side track marked 'Sheoak Picnic Area 3.8' to the Upper Kalimna Falls.
Return to the previous track junction and continue on the track ahead marked 'Sheoak Picnic Area 3.4'. Continue past the side track to the Lower Falls and past the track on the left over the creek. Follow the creek back to the Sheoak Picnic Area and the cars.
Getting ThereFrom the Great Ocean Rd in Lorne turn into Otway St (Melways 518 F6), drive to the roundabout and follow signs for Allenvale and continue for 1.5km to the Sheoak Picnic Area.
Sheoak Picnic Area