Victoria > West Coast

Flaxmans Hill

Site photo
Type Coastal Cliffs
Conditions SW
Height 180' / 55m asl
Rating PG4 / PG2 supervised by PG4 / HG Int / HG Sup supervised by HG Int
Near Warrnambool, 240km SW of Melbourne.

34km east of Warrnambool. Melways Map 100 B8.


Parks Victoria. This site is licenced to VHPA via SAFA.


Dynasoarers , Rob van der Klooster (0408 335 559), Peter Hannah (0422 148 545), Jan Bennewitz (0423 139 923), Steve Townsend (0468 351 056)




Scenic Coastal cliffs.


Rounded grassy ground ramp. To access the launch ramp from the car park, step over the low cable barrier.


Top land next to the track just behind launch or in the paddocks further back. In an emergency, anywhere on top but watch out for rotor.


Don't want to drive all the way to Eucla? Fly here for views of the fabulous West Victorian coastline. The beat is approx 8km long.

Hazards / Comments

There are no beach landings to the east once past the first bay. Do not fly the sheer cliffs if the wind is light or likely to drop off. When this site is on, there is usually rain associated with the wind direction so beware!