Discover the School Holiday Travel Club 🗺


Sheoak Falls Walk, Lorne

Take your family on a stunning adventure to Erskine Falls, Lorne, VIC. Enjoy the views, outdoor activities & the fun Sheoak Falls hike with the kids.

Sheoak Falls Walk, Lorne


  • The Sheoak Falls walk is easy to navigate, not pram-friendly

  • Sheoak Picnic Area has a few picnic tables, BBQs and toilets

  • Limited parking @ Sheoak Falls Car Park. Dogs aren't allowed

  • A few benches to enjoy the views. No toilet at the falls

More info

Sheoak Falls are located in Lorne, Victoria. This stunning waterfall is a hidden gem of the Great Otway National Park and one of the most popular waterfalls on the Great Ocean Road. 

You can access Sheoak Falls from the Sheoak Falls Car Park. It has limited spaces, though, so it could get full quickly.

The Sheoak Falls walk is the perfect way to experience the beauty of the 15 m / 49 ft falls while spending quality time with your loved ones. This 1.2 km (30 mins return) walk is easy to navigate and suitable for 5-6-year-old kids and up. 

The walk is unsuitable for prams as it goes up and down wooden steps and pebble paths.

Bring your picnic lunch with you as there are a few benches and rocks you can sit on to enjoy the scenery. There is no toilet at the falls, though.

During the trip, you can consider stopping at the Sheoak Picnic Area with plenty of tables, BBQs, public toilets, huge trees and beautiful forest scenery.

Dogs are not allowed at the park.

The waterfall is stunning! It's the perfect place to stop and take a family photo.

Pack a picnic and make a day of it. Your family will love it!

Are you ready for your next adventure with your little ones? Discover some of Australia's most beautiful waterfalls that your kids will love. And for more fun family-friendly ideas, be sure to check out the best Melbourne school holiday activities!

You may also like these kids' and family activities

You may also like these kids' and family activities

Cookie consent at

Cookie Consent

We use cookies (and other similar technologies) to improve your experience on our site. By using this website you agree to our Cookie Policy.