Monday, April 06, 2020  
 
News & Updates
COVID 19 INFORMATION FROM PARKS VICTORIA
05-04-2020 
For current information what is closed, what is open and what is acceptable re accessing National Parks close to your home during the Covid 19 emergency see - https://www.parks.vic.gov.au/get-into-nature/safety-in-nature/covid-19-update

TOILETS - LOOKOUTS AND PICNIC TABLES CLOSED
03-04-2020 

At the direction of the Chief Health Officer of Victoria, Parks Victoria has closed the following sites until further notice:

  • all playgrounds, BBQ facilities, water drinking fountains, picnic shelters and tables, rotundas, toilets and viewing platforms


CAFE OPEN WEEKEND 4th and 5th April
03-04-2020 
The Dingo Dell Cafe will open 4th and 5th April for takeaway only (10 am to 4 pm).

The Gorge Coffee Van will be closed for the present due to the Covid 19 emergency. Keith and Helen apologise for any inconvenience


CAMPING CLOSED AT MOUNT BUFFALO
25-03-2020 
Camping at Lake Catani and the Outstation camping areas is now closed for the duration of the Corona Virus emergency


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ROCK CLIMBING

Mount Buffalo has some of the best granite climbing in Australia including world class multi day "aid" climbs on the famous "North Wall".

There are numerous climbing areas scattered around the plateau and having a whole crag for your groups personal use is common

OVERVIEW OF CLIMBING AT BUFFALO

An excellent overview of the climbing areas available at Buffalo is to be found at:  http://www.chockstone.org/MtBuffalo/MtBuffalo.htm

GUIDE BOOKS

There are a number guide books for the Mountain, most of which can be purchaced at outdoor shops that stock climbing equipment. To view some of the guide book options see: http://vicclimb.org.au/guides/

There is also a downloadable guide for first time climbers at: http://vicclimb.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/bufftiV2_2014-01.pdf

GUIDED CLIMBING TOURS AND INSTRUCTION

There are a number of licensed tour operators that run climbing tours and tuition. See tour operators in the drop down menu