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Sammy The Seal in the Yarra

2 months ago from Jaci LeesParks Victoria

Location: Yarra River

Main Yarra Trail near Punt Road

2 months ago from Jaci LeesParks Victoria

Location: Yarra River

Spring on the Yarra Sept14

2 months ago from Jaci LeesParks Victoria

Location: Yarra River

Yarra River near Church St

2 months ago from Jaci LeesParks Victoria

Location: Yarra River

Floating pontoon walking track

2 months ago from Jaci LeesParks Victoria

Location: Yarra River

Spring Day on the Yarra River

2 months ago from Jaci LeesParks Victoria

Location: Yarra River

Dredging works complete

8 months ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Floating sections of Main Yarra Trail

Kanes Bridge

2 years ago from Unknown LDAP UserParks Victoria

Location: Studley Park Boathouse and Picnic Area

Cycle the Main Yarra Trail

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Things to do

Kanes Bridge

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Walking

Great views

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Yarra Bend Park

Studley Park Boathouse kiosk

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Studley Park Boathouse and Picnic Area

Studley Park

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Studley Park Boathouse and Picnic Area

Studley Park Boathouse boats

2 years ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Studley Park Boathouse and Picnic Area

Add change of condition

Change of conditions

  • Notice to River Users regarding rock breaching works at McRobertson Bridge. at Yarra River
    Friday 19 December, 2014 |
  • A section of the Main Yarra Trail under MacRobertson Bridge will be narrowed on Monday 22 and Tuesday 23 December 2014 due to works by Melbourne Water. Signage and traffic control measures will be in place during this time. Pedestrians and cyclists are urged to use caution when passing through the works zone. The path will remain fully open before 9:30am each day to accommodate the morning peak. at Yarra River
    Friday 19 December, 2014 |
  • River closures and events at Yarra River
    Friday 5 December, 2014 |
  • The Bellbird Picnic Area toilet block is closed until further notice due to plumbing issues. at Yarra Bend Park
    Monday 10 November, 2014 |
Barbeque
Cafes/restaurants
Canoeing
Cycling
Dog walking
Fishing
Jogging
Medium walk / Day walk
Picnicking
Playground
Rowing
Short walk

Board one of the many river craft at Southgate or Princes Walk or travel along the Yarra in your own boat to visit attractions such as Melbourne Park for the Australian Tennis Open, the Royal Botanical Gardens and Herring Island Park. The Yarra River is now the undisputed social heart of marvellous Melbourne.

A Melbourne icon, the river is the focus for numerous spectacular events including the famous Moomba festival, rowing regattas, the Melbourne Festival and Dragon Boat Festivals.

The Yarra River offers a multitude of picturesque settings. The banks of the river have a number of barbecue and picnic facilities, fishing platforms and jettys. In addition, there are trails and paths which cater for cyclists, walkers and joggers.

Aboriginal Traditional Owners

Parks Victoria acknowledges the Aboriginal Traditional Owners of Victoria - including its parks and reserves. Through their cultural traditions, Aboriginal people maintain their connection to their ancestral lands and waters. Further information is available from Aboriginal Affairs Victoria AAV and Native Title Services Victoria

Visitor experiences

Facilities Summary

  • Kiosk
  • Boat Ramp
  • Electric/Gas BBQ
  • Playground
  • Information Shelter
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Toilet
  • Sealed carpark

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Junior Ranger holiday program

15 Jan 2015 12:00am - 24 Jan 2015 12:00pm

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