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Change of conditions

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  • Several BBQs in the picnic ground at Ferntree Gully are currently out of order. at Ferntree Gully, Wednesday 14 November, 2018
  • The toilet facilities at Olinda Falls Picnic Ground are closed until further notice. Alternate toilets are located at Kalorama Park, Dandenong Ranges Botanic Garden, and Olinda Township. at Olinda - Olinda Falls Picnic Ground, Wednesday 26 September, 2018
  • The old toilet block at One Tree Hill Picnic Ground is closed permanently and is due to be replaced in the next 12 months. In the interim, portable toilets are available for visitor use. at One Tree Hill Picnic Ground, Thursday 7 June, 2018
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Barbeque
Cafes/restaurants
Picnicking
Short walk

Doongalla

  • Doongalla is a steeply sloping area at the foot of Mt Dandenong.
  • There is an unofficial parking area on a dirt road beside the picnic lawn and gardens that can be used by visitors with a disability. From this point the site is more easily accessible.
  • No accessible toilet facilities are provided. The Stables Picnic Ground is only a short distance along the road and has water and recently installed accessible toilets.

Valley Picnic Ground

  • Valley Picnic Ground is nestled in the tall wet forest of the Dandenong Ranges.
  • The site has basic picnic facilities including a picnic table and a wood BBQ.
  • The carpark is surrounded by a low fence with gaps providing access.

Further accessibility information

A detailed assessment of accessibility was completed in 2012 of

  • Grants Picnic Ground
  • O'Donohue Picnic Ground
  • Sherbrooke Picnic Ground
  • One Tree Hill Picnic Ground
  • Fern Tree Gully
  • Olinda Falls Picnic Ground

For information about the accessibility of these areas and photos, refer to the links below.

  • bird feeding area - birds

    Sherbrooke - Grants Picnic Ground Grants Picnic Ground sits within the Sherbrooke Forest, the largest section of Dandenong Ranges National Park. A number of walking tracks, starting from the picnic grounds, enable you to discover…

  • family picnic

    Sherbrooke - ODonohue Picnic Ground O'Donohue Picnic Ground sits within the Sherbrooke Forest, the largest section of Dandenong Ranges National Park. A number of walking tracks, starting from the picnic grounds, enable you to discover…

  • picnic area - table and bbq

    One Tree Hill Picnic Ground One Tree Hill is a small picnic ground at the top of the 1000 steps/Kokoda Track Memorial Walk. Gates close at 5pm. Accessibility information There are two designated disabled parking…

  • dandenong ranges - walking

    Olinda - Olinda Falls Picnic Ground The Olinda section of Dandenong Ranges National Park, covering 790 hectares between Olinda, Kalorama and the catchment of Silvan Reservoir, once formed part of the Dandenong State Forest Reserve. One…

  • dandenongs ranges

    Ferntree Gully Ferntree Gully covers the south western area of Dandenong Ranges National Park, from Upper Ferntree Gully in the south to The Basin in the north. The oldest area of the…

  • picnic area

    Sherbrooke - Sherbrooke Picnic Ground Sherbrooke Picnic Ground sits within the Sherbrooke Forest, the largest section of Dandenong Ranges National Park. A number of walking tracks, starting from the picnic grounds, enable you to discover…

  • 'TrailRider' all-terrain wheelchair A Trailrider all terrain wheelchair and Sherpa volunteers are now available for park visitors with limited mobility to explore the natural beauty of the area. Volunteer Sherpas can guide the…