This award winning centre offers visitors extensive information on the local Aboriginal Culture, history, ancient rock art sites, the natural environment as well as servicing Grampians National Park visitor needs.

A visit to the centre is essential to get all the up to date information you require to make your stay in the park an enjoyable and informative one; such as what to do, what to see, where to walk and where to camp.

With our comprehensive school excursion education and activities programs you can undertake or experience;

  • Rock Art Tours: Join us on a guided tour to view the rock art at the resting place of the Aboriginal Dreamtime creator spirit Bunjil and learn about the spiritual significance of the area.
  • The Gariwerd Dreaming Theatre: learn the Aboriginal dreamtime creation story of Gariwerd and gain an excellent insight into many aspects of the Grampians National Park.
  • Boomerang Throwing: Learn about this unique implement and try you own hand at throwing and catching a boomerang with guidance from a cultural officer.
  • Didgeridoo Workshops: Music is an important part of Aboriginal culture. Learn all about the didgeridoo and its hypnotic tones.
  • Bush food tasting: Take a guided walk around the native gardens and wetlands to discover the diversity of plants of Gariwerd and learn their traditional indigenous uses, then taste some traditional foods.
  • Painting Workshops: Create a unique memento of your Grampians/Gariwerd trip using nature and Aboriginal art as your inspiration.
  • Six Seasons of Gariwerd: The six seasons helps explain the movement and activities of the animals, and teaches us to read the annual cycle of plants. Each season shows a unique side to Gariwerd.

Also on site: Gift & Bookshop, Bushtucker Cafe, Conference/ function facilities, Disabled access.

A/V Theatre
Bush Tucker Cafe
Gift Shop
Disabled Access

Group Size


Suitable for: 
Tertiary - Uni/TAFE
Year 1
Year 2
Year 3
Year 4
Year 5
Year 6
Year 7
Year 8
Year 9
Year 10
Year 11
Year 12
All Ages
Special Needs
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Physical Address: 
277 Grampians Rd
Halls Gap VIC 3381
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Phone Number: 
03 5361 4000