Great Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Great Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia? If you're planning to go to Great Otway National Park, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Great Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia

Based on the climate and weather in Great Otway National Park, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Great Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Great Otway National Park, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

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  • A vaccine card protector

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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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  • Travel insurance

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Great Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Great Otway National Park is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

February

February in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

March

March in this region is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

April

If you go to Great Otway National Park in April, you will notice that it is cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

May

May in Great Otway National Park is chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

June

June in Great Otway National Park is chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

July

July for Great Otway National Park is relatively cool and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

August

If you visit Great Otway National Park during August, you might find that it is crisp and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

September

If you visit Great Otway National Park during September, you will probably notice that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

October

October in Great Otway National Park can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

November

November in Great Otway National Park is balmy and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

December

December is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're gonna visit Hopetoun Falls, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Activities for Great Otway National Park, Victoria, Australia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Great Otway National Park.

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