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Lysterfield Park

Kangaroos
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Walking on the Dam Wall
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Have a sit!
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Boat launch area
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Beach area
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Peaceful lake edge
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Paddle amongst the reeds
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Great place to take the kayaks
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Hop Hop and Hop Again
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Planned burning at Lysterfield Park
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Planned burning at Lysterfield Park
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Planned burning at Lysterfield Park
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Planned burning at Lysterfield Park
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Shy Echidna
from Jessica Campbell
 
Lysterfield Lake on a Cold and Windy Day!
from kevin
 
Table waiting for a picnic at Lysterfield Lak
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Chenonetta jubata
from Wayne
 
Phascolarctos cinereus
from Wayne
 
Lake at Birdsland Reserve
from Kathie Thomas
 
White-faced Grey Heron at Birdsland Reserve
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Birdsland Reserve at sunrise
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Misty Lake
from Kathie Thomas
 
Female Australasian Darterbird
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Pelican at Birdsland Reserve
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Male Superb Fairy-wren
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Mother kangaroo and Joey
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Eastern Grey Buck
from Kathie Thomas
 
Swamp Wallaby
from Kathie Thomas
 
Boxing Kangaroos
from Kathie Thomas
 
Spotted Gum trees at Lysterfield
from Kathie Thomas
 
Kangaroo
from Wayne
 
Water Bird
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Rocks
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Lysterfield Lake
from Wayne
 
Lysterfield Park
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Lysterfield sailing Club Racing
from Mark Ferguson
 
Access Class Dinghy's
from Mark Ferguson
 
Lysterfield Lake
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  • The bird hide at Lysterfield Lake is closed until further notice. at Lysterfield Park, Monday 5 June, 2017

Park Statistics

  • Established:May 1981
  • Area:1397ha
Barbeque
Canoeing
Cycling
Horse riding
Medium walk / Day walk
Mountain biking
Picnicking
Rowing
Sailboarding
Short walk
Swimming
Yachting/Sailing
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Lysterfield Park is a beautiful spot, not far from Melbourne, offering a range of recreational activities.

This is a great place for mountain biking. The Lysterfield Park Mountain Bike Trails and the State Mountain Bike course offers 20 kilometres of trails catering for riders of all ages and ability. Choose from easy family trails for all to enjoy around the lake and parkland, a range of flowing single trails through established plantations or steep and technical sections of trail through rocky landscapes

Lysterfield Lake is very popular for canoeing, sailing, paddle boating and surf skiing. There are also a number of walking tracks including three trails that are linked for a brisk two-hour walk around the lake.

The park is open from 8am to 7pm during daylight saving time.

Dogs

Dogs and other pets are not permitted.

How to get there

The entrance for Lysterfield Park is from Horswood Road, Lysterfield.

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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  • Mountain biking There are approximately 20km of trails designated for mountain bike use including the 6.3km State Mountain Bike Course - home…

  • Lake activities SwimmingTake a refreshing swim in one of two protected swimming bays with sandy beaches. There are two swimming bays. Both…

  • Walking There are extensive tracks for walking and cycling. Maps of the park are available at the park office.Take one of…

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