A Harry Potter experience is coming to the Mornington Peninsula

Exciting news for Aussie Potterheads! Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience is set to enchant at the Briars Community Forest in Mt Martha, on the Mornington Peninsula. The outdoor adventure will transform landscapes into a magical realm. From 6 April 2024, the outdoor trail experience draws inspiration from the Forbidden Forest, featuring creatures from the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts series. The Briars Community Forest in Mount Martha will be illuminated with captivating lights, guiding fans of all ages past mystical creatures such as Hippogriffs, Unicorns, and Nifflers, with a chance to practice casting their very own spells.

Mount Martha will soon be illuminated © JKR

Be transported to the Forbidden Forest

As you walk along the outdoor trail, you will be met by a selection of magical creatures from the Harry Potter™ and Fantastic Beasts™ series, including Hippogriffs, Unicorns, and Nifflers. Relive some of your favourite Forbidden Forest moments with enchanting lights illuminating your course through the Briars Community Forest in Mount Martha. Visitors will even get the opportunity to cast their own spells, truly bringing this wizarding experience to life.

Cast your own spell © JKR

At the end of the trail, you will come upon a Harry Potter-themed village. Here is where you can indulge in a selection of food and beverages. These are certain to satisfy the hungriest of wizards and witches. You can also pick up merchandise from the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts films. 

Lovers of J.K Rowling’s fantasy world will need little convincing to visit this bewitched experience. Harry Potter: A Forbidden Forest Experience tickets start at $56 for adults and $41 for children.

Find out more at hpforbiddenforestexperience.com


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