Budj Bim Picnic Area (Budj Bim National Park)


Budj Bim Picnic Area (Budj Bim National Park)

Budj Bim Picnic Area is nestled among tall Manna Gum and Blackwood trees, near Lake Surprise. Enjoy a picnic or barbecue before exploring the ancient volcanic landscape of Budj Bim National Park.

How to get there

Budj Bim Picnic Area (Budj Bim National Park)


Visitor Centre
BBQ - Electric/Gas

Need to know

Budj Bim Picnic Area (Budj Bim National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No fishing
  • No vehicles
  • No drones without a permit
  • No firearms allowed
  • No motorised vehicles, including electric bikes or scooters allowed on management vehicle only paths, tracks or roads
  • No fires permitted
  • No horses
  • No dogs allowed
  • No camping
  • Management vehicle only
  • No generators


  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • Limbs may fall take care
  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery surface

Be Prepared

Stay safe and get the most out of your park visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks in Victoria’s parks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care. Find out more.
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