Beyond the Edge - World's Highest Cliff Camping Experience

Beyond the Edge is Australia's first and the world's highest commercial portaledge cliff camping experience. This unique adventure experience includes a thrilling overnight stay on a portaledge suspended over a sheer 300 metre cliff face in the stunning Mount Buffalo gorge.

An optional extra, The Descent is an extreme abseil which follows an audacious route down one of Australia's highest and most rugged cliffs. At 300 metres in length it is ranked as one of the highest abseils in the world.

  • Trust us when we say the breathtaking views with both your dinner and breakfast make the price tag totally worth it.
    — Nova 100
  • ...a weekend that'll balance nerves with wonder from what is probably Australia's most unique viewing platform.
    — We Are Explorers
  • ...THE bucket list experience for adrenaline junkies.
    — Virgin Australia Voyeur Magazine
  • Portaledge camping is one of the latest trends in extreme camping that has to be experienced to be believed.
    — Eagle Creek
  • Capture the ultimate selfie that will put everyone else's Facebook profile pics to shame
    — Herald Sun
  • Calling all adrenaline junkies here, this one is for you!
    — The Sunday Chapter
  • This is definitely something you want to check off that bucket list.
    — CycleMap


Abseil down to your portaledge perched high on the majestic cliffs of the North Wall of Mount Buffalo gorge.

Absorb the breathtaking views whilst you enjoy your dinner and settle in for an unforgettable night of adventure sleeping on the wall.

Marvel at your surroundings as you wake to sunrise and enjoy your breakfast in this spectacular environment.


If you're thirsting for more adventure, take The Descent 300m multi-pitch abseil to the valley floor. Descending over towering, exposed faces and dangling beneath massive rock overhangs, you will be exploring terrain usually reserved for expert rock climbers.

To complete this epic adventure, a strenuous, multi-hour scramble through difficult terrain will return you to the gorge rim, exhausted but exhilarated.

Your Beyond the Edge experience will provide an enormous sense of achievement and memories to last a lifetime.

Location: Mount Buffalo National Park, Victoria, Australia (approximately 4 hours from Melbourne).
Availability: Cliff camping runs from November to May (inclusive) at this location. The activity is weather dependent.
Duration: Overnight (early afternoon to mid-morning for cliff camping only; finish late afternoon for cliff camping and abseil).
Inclusions: Instruction and supervision from two expert guides. A comprehensive training session, including multiple abseils and cliff ascents as required. Dinner and breakfast included. All safety equipment provided.
Cost: $699 per person (rates based on two person booking).
Extras: The Descent, one of the world's highest commercial abseils, $450 per person.

Buy now using our secure online payment system and we will contact you to arrange the booking dates. Or contact us for more information.

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