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Sammy The Seal in the Yarra

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Location: Yarra River

Main Yarra Trail near Punt Road

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Location: Yarra River

Spring on the Yarra Sept14

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Location: Yarra River

Yarra River near Church St

1 month ago from Jaci LeesParks Victoria

Location: Yarra River

Floating pontoon walking track

1 month ago from Jaci LeesParks Victoria

Location: Yarra River

Spring Day on the Yarra River

1 month ago from Jaci LeesParks Victoria

Location: Yarra River

Dredging works complete

6 months ago from Parks Victoria

Location: Floating sections of Main Yarra Trail

Kanes Bridge

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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

  • River closures and events at Yarra River
    Monday 20 October, 2014 |
  • Notice to River Users regarding construction of fishing platform, 200m east of Church Street bridge. at Yarra River
    Monday 22 September, 2014 |
  • A section of the Main Yarra Trail between MacRobertson Bridge and Burnley Harbour will be closed from Monday 15 September 2014 for approximately six weeks due to reconstruction works by City of Yarra. Visit the City of Yarra website for full details. at Yarra River
    Monday 18 August, 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

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

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The Melbourne Mega Bat Count

5 Nov 2014

The Grey-headed Flying-fox is the largest flying-fox (also known as a fruit bat) species in Australia. Each month the Australian Research Centre for Urban Ecology conduct the monthly bat count at Yarra Bend Park at dusk on the Wednesday evening closest to the risen full moon. This data is critical…

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The Melbourne Mega Bat Count

3 Dec 2014

The Grey-headed Flying-fox is the largest flying-fox (also known as a fruit bat) species in Australia. Each month the Australian Research Centre for Urban Ecology conduct the monthly bat count at Yarra Bend Park at dusk on the Wednesday evening closest to the risen full moon. This data is critical…

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