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Murray-Sunset National Park

Pink Lakes
from Mel Broe
 
Majestic Wedgies
from Justin Byrne
 
Pelicans
from Andy Ohlin
 
Western Grey Kangaroos
from Andy Ohlin
 
Mulga parrots
from Andy Ohlin
 
Mt Crozier
from Jasmine Leahy
 
Lake Kenyon
from Jasmine Leahy
 
Lake Hardy
from Jasmine Leahy
 
Lake Crosbie
from Jasmine Leahy
 
Lake Crosbie
from Jasmine Leahy
 
Pink Lakes
from Jasmine Leahy
 
Walking on water
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Park Statistics

  • Established:April 1979
  • Area:677,000ha
Accommodation in cabins/lodges
Bird watching
Camping
Canoeing
Fishing
Four wheel driving
Long walk / Multi day walk
Medium walk / Day walk
Short walk
Sight-seeing

Murray-Sunset National Park, in Victoria's far north-west corner, is in one of the few remaining semi-arid regions in the world where the environment is relatively untouched. With its wide open landscapes, breathtaking sunsets and starry nights, its vastness and isolation will take more than a day to explore.

This is a great park for four wheel drive touring, bushwalking and camping.

The Pink Lakes are picturesque at most times of year, changing in colour from a deep pink to a glistening white. There are excellent walking tracks in the Pink Lakes area, along with a campground.

How to get there

Murray-Sunset National Park is in northwest Victoria, between Ouyen and Mildura and the South Australian border. It is about 550kms from Melbourne and 400kms from Adelaide.

Access to the park from Melbourne is via the Calder Highway, and from South Australia via the Sturt 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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