Closure of Wilsons Prom

Wilsons Promontory National Park will be closed from Monday 21 August to the morning of Friday 25 August 2017 due to an annual deer control program. For further information click here

Volunteers Required - Trackwork

Langi Ghiran Water Race Circuit

26 August 2017 at 9.30am - 16 Volunteers required. Contact David Miller on

Federation Walk - 28 & 29 October


This years' Federation Walk is hosted by Melbourne Bushwalkers - planning is well ahead and bookings open on July 1. For further information follow this link.

Grampians Peak Trail

Excitement in the Grampians is building, as construction on the northern and southern sections of the Peaks Trail gets underway.
Parks Victoria is working with hikers to plan the most scenic walks through the area. Watch this video

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Rose River Bridle Track
Alpine National Park

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  • Walk Length: 10 km
  • Walk duration: 5 hours
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Style: Return
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Walk Summary

Walk Category: Day

Getting There: Car

Nearest Town:  Whitfield

Walk Area: North East Victoria

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  290 km

Mobile Phone Coverage:  No

Walk Details Collated:  February 2013

Walk Details Provided By:  Benalla Bushwalking Club

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Getting There

Travel to Whitfield via either Wangaratta or Mansfield.  Follow the sealed road 5km to Cheshunt and from here take the Rose River Road a further 15 km to the Upper Rose River Road. Follow this road a further 12 km to Bennies on the Rose River. Cross the river and travel a short distance to the Bennies Campground on your right.

Park Note entitled 'Valleys and Bluffs - around Mansfield and Whitfield' includes a map of this area with Bennies campground and Rose River clearly marked.

Further Information

Maps:  Vicmap 1:25000 Typo; VMTC Map - Wabonga Plateau; S.R & P.N Brookes map - 1:50,000 Wabonga Plateau; Natmap 1:100,000 Whitfield

VicmapIndex to Hard Copy topographic maps; Online access to 1:30,000 topographic maps

Parks VictoriaAlpine National Park website.  Look for Park Note called "Valleys and Bluffs - around Mansfield and Whitfield"

Bureau of Meteorology:  Benalla 7 day forecast, Mt Hotham 7 day forecast

Mobile phone coverage information  

Information on WhitfieldKing Valley Tourism

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