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Point Cook Coastal Park

Pacific Golden Plover
from Andrew Morrison
 
Red-kneed Dotterel
from Andrew Morrison
 
Sharp-tailed Sandpiper
from Andrew Morrison
 
Grey Teal (Anas gracilis)
from Andrew Morrison
 
Salty Nursery
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Cheetham Wetlands from the sky
from Andrew Morrison
 
Masked lapwing (Vanellus miles)
from Andrew Morrison
 
Remains of the jetty
from Elise Kisyma
 
Planned burning at Point Cook Coastal Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Point Cook Coastal Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Point Cook Coastal Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Point Cook Coastal Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Point Cook Coastal Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Cheetham Wetlands pelican
from Parks Victoria
 
Cheetham Wetlands
from Parks Victoria
 
Cheetham Wetlands
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Cheetham Wetlands
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Melbourne from Point Cook
from Nicole Spillane
 

Change of conditions

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  • Cheetham Wetlands will be closed Until 16th March 2019 due to a new electronic gate being installed at Cheetham Wetlands, Tuesday 12 March, 2019
  • The Point Cook Homestead and CafĂ© are closed until further notice. at Point Cook Coastal Park, Friday 31 March, 2017

Park Statistics

Barbeque
Bird watching
Canoeing
Fishing
Picnicking
Playground
Short walk
Sight-seeing
Snorkelling/SCUBA Diving
Swimming
Yachting/Sailing
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Point Cook, adjoining the Point Cooke Marine Sanctuary, features abundant birdlife, a historic bluestone homestead and intertidal sandbanks. It is popular with birdwatchers, nature lovers and family groups.

At nearby Cheetham Wetlands, see migratory waterbirds and enjoy the views from the Tower.

Opening times

The park gates are open daily from 8:30am.

Closing times vary according to month:

  • March to November - gates close 5.00pm.
  • December to January - gates close 7.00pm.
  • February - gates close 6.00pm.

The Tower carpark gates are locked two hours before the Point Cook Coastal Park closing time.

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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Popular things to do

  • RAAF Point Cook Accessibility InformationThe Point Cook Airfield is used by both civilian operators and the RAAF. There are two carparks on the…

  • Cheetham Wetlands Cheetham Wetlands, consisting of salt marshes and natural and artificial lagoons of Skeleton Creek, are a natural bird haven. These…

  • Walking and sightseeing The entire complex is crossed by kilometres of mowed grass tracks. Good walking can also be found along the beach…

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