Change of conditionsAdd change of condition
- Westgate Park's salt lake is currently pink. When viewing the lake, visitors are asked to stay on designated paths, and avoid walking on the edge of the lake, as it may be unstable. at Westgate Park, Monday 19 March, 2018
- The Westgate Park toilet block is currently closed following a deliberate fire. Nearest public toilets in Port Melbourne are located at JL Murphy Reserve (Williamstown Road) or Sandridge Beach (The Boulevard). at Westgate Park, Monday 11 September, 2017
- Established:July 1980
Westgate Park offers a range of attractions and activities within close proximity to the city. Located along the eastern banks of the Yarra River under the Westgate Bridge, the park offers spectacular views to the mouth of the Yarra and the city skyline.
Enjoy a picnic lunch with friends or family or cycle along the Yarra River or the Port Melbourne foreshore.
Permits are not issued for the exclusive use of barbecues or picnic areas and open space activities at Westgate Park. Barbecues and picnic areas are free and available for shared use on a first-come, first-served basis.
If you are unsure whether your activity requires a permit please contact Parks Victoria on 13 1963.
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