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4 X 4

Woods Point and surrounds offers an historic and rugged experience for four wheel drive enthusiasts. Expect a great mix of black top, graded dirt roads, and off road tracks with multiple creek crossings. Experience a broad range of conditions and obstacles that will challenge even the most experienced drivers - sun and snow, rocky climbs and awesome descents, sliding clay and deep ruts. Along the way discover forgotten old mines and relics of the areas goldfields history...

 

Stock up with diesel, groceries and supplies at the Woods Point General Store and get started a mere 50m from Commercial Hotel on the Johnson Hill Track. Camp the night at JH Scott Reserve or Comet Flat Camping ground or a number of sites along your way.

 

Seasonal closures may apply. Check with the Department of Sustainability and Environment, which can be contacted on  T 136 186. The Woods Point General Store is also a good source of information about conditions and can be contacted on T +613 5777 8220. 

 

No permits are required, but check with the DSE on regulations regarding firewood collection and any fire bans that may be in place.

Ensure you plan your trip and reference current maps. 

TIP

A

TRACK

Woods Point tracks are FREE for public use. If you use a track, we invite you give something back! 

'TIP A TRACK'

and make a gold coin donation at the Hotel or Store and help us keep our environment in great condition for our visitors. We'd love to have your feedback online too!

WOODS POINT 4WD TEASER...

Video by Angus Maynard

BEFORE YOU DRIVE

Leading Senior Constable Kenneth Dwight encourages you to email your trip intention to:

 kenneth.dwight@police.vic.gov.au

 

DOWNLOAD + COMPLETE

a trip intention form below:

Some site images courtesy of Victorian Four Wheel Drive Club - www.vfwdc.com