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Aura Vale safety & rules
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Aura Vale
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Beautiful summer day
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Lake
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Lake
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Lake
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Kangaroo on the Messmate Trail
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There are wood fired barbecues and picnic tab
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playground
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big open area
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Plenty of space for a picnic
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  • The toilets at Henley Picnic Area are closed until further notice. Portable toilets are now available. There are toilets located at the Cardinia Reservoir Park picnic ground (via Wellington Road). at Aura Vale Lake (Henleys Picnic Area), Wednesday 14 February, 2018
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Cardinia Reservoir Park was assessed for accessibility in early 2012.

The best picnic area for accessibility is Crystal Brook. There are two designated disabled parking bays in the carpark. The picnic facilities and playground are below the carpark and require descent via ramps. The picnic tables do not cater for a wheelchair. There is an excellent toilet facility adjacent to the carpark that has full disabled facilities.

There is designated disabled carparking at Duffys Picnic Area. There are no kerb cuts from the carpark to the path and access to the path is blocked altogether by any cars using disabled parking bays. The concrete picnic tables have one chair missing, allowing a wheelchair up to the table. There is an accessible toilet block here.

Aura Vale Lake Picnic Area has two designated disabled parking bays and a unisex accessible toilet. The picnic table do not have an accessible end or side allowing a wheelchair up to the table.

The Kangaroo Flat Picnic Area does not have any designated carparks. There are no accessible picnic tables and no toilets.

For more information about the accessibility of the facilities at Cardinia and photos, click on the links below.

  • family picnic - park

    Kangaroo Flat Picnic Area Kangaroo Flat picnic area is a pleasant spot for a picnic. It has shelter and picnic tables. You are welcome to bring your own BBQ, whether it is gas, wood…

  • family picnic at table - metro park

    Crystal Brook Picnic Area Enjoy a picnic with friends and family at the Crystal Brook picnic area.Crystal Brook picnic area has parking, a playground, a twin-plate electric BBQ with wheelchair access, shelter and toilets.…

  • family picnic - lakeside

    Aura Vale Lake (Henleys Picnic Area) Located north of Cardinia Reservoir, Aura Vale Lake plays a very important role in Melbourne's water supply. The lake forms part of a drainage system designed to channel run-off water…

  • accessibility - carpark

    Spillway Carpark Accessibility InformationSpillway CarparkThe Spillway carpark is at the southern end of the dam wall and affords great views across the Cardinia Reservoir. In misty weather this carpark provides great photographic…

  • dam wall walk - view

    Observation and Lookout carparks Accessibility InformationObservation Car ParkOn entering the park the road rises to the Observation Carpark for a view over the expanse of the Cardinia Reservoir.There is a carpark to the right…

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