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19th-century whaling

Davidson Whaling Station Historic Site

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about 19th-century whaling.

Getting there and parking

Davidson Whaling Station Historic Site is approximately 10 minutes' drive south from Ben Boyd National Park.

To get there:

  • Travel south from Eden on the Princes Highway for 18km
  • Turn off at Edrom Road and drive for 11km
  • Turn left into Boyd Road
  • Drive for 4km to the station’s carpark

Road quality

  • Unsealed roads

Vehicle access

  • 2WD vehicles

Weather restrictions

  • Dry weather only

Parking

Parking available at Davidson Whaling Station car park.

Maps and downloads

Accessibility

Disability access level - no wheelchair access

Not wheelchair-accessible.