Barmah National Park
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- Roads and tracks in Barmah National Park are currently closed for public safety due to flood effects, except for the following that are open: all tracks upstream of Haynes road near the township of Bearii, inclusive of Ulupna Island and Morgans Beach, River Road, Sand Ridge Track, Gulf Track, Tongalong Track, Suttons Track, Four Mile Track, Trickys Track, Bunyip Track, Farm Track, Double Crossing Track, Grinters Ridge Track, Hughes Track, Adgistment Boundary Track, Darlows Track, Black Engine Track, Mannions Track, Broken Creek Track, Boundary Track (between Broken Creek and Trickys Track), (all recommended as 4WD accessible), Ridleys Track to the Barmah Lakes Camping Area and the access track to the Barmah Lakes Day Visitor Area (2WD accessible). Access is reviewed weekly and Parks Victoria will open closed areas as soon as possible. at Barmah National Park, Monday 8 January, 2018
- Established:JUNE 2010
Barmah National Park, together with the adjoining Millewa forest in New South Wales, forms the largest River Red Gum forest in the world. The complex ecology of the forest is closely linked to the Murray River and its flooding regime, creating a diverse natural habitat for a variety of wildlife, particularly waterbirds.
Barmah is a great spot for camping. Days can be easily filled with fishing, horse riding, bushwalking, swimming and canoeing.
How to Get There
Barmah National Park lies along the Murray River between the towns of Barmah and Strathmerton, about 225km north of Melbourne. Access to the 12 major entrance gates is available from the Moira Lakes Road, Barmah-Picola Road, and the Murray Valley Highway.
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
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