Bull Paddock Camping Area 2 (Barmah National Park)


Bull Paddock Camping Area 2 (Barmah National Park)

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Bull Paddock Camping Area 2 (Barmah National Park)

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Bull Paddock Camping Area 2 (Barmah National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No horses
  • No drones without a permit
  • No dogs allowed
  • No firearms allowed
  • Not yet assessed


  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery road
  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • Limbs may fall take care
  • Water hazards
    • Submerged obstacles
    • Strong currents

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.

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

Barmah National Park Access update

Most primary access tracks within Barmah National Park are now OPEN for access to the River.
However, some tracks are flooded or very wet due to recent rain fall and will remain closed for public safety, and to avoid damage to tracks and reduce environmental harm.
Access tracks within Barmah National Park that are now OPEN are still impacted by high river levels and many have water across them in low lying areas and tracks may be in poor condition.
We recommend Four-Wheel Drive access only and advise that water crossings only be attempted by drivers with four-wheel drive training or experience and stay to the centre of the track.
Areas Open.
  •  Gulf Track, Tongalong track, Black Engine track, Suttons track, Manion’s track and adjoining parts of River Rd.
  • Sand Ridge Tk is open up to and including the Dharnya Centre, Day Visitor area and the Lakes campground, but there is No access to the River via Sandridge track.
    • Note; Lakes campground toilet at North end is Open, Day Visitor area Toilet and the Southern Lakes campground toilet are closed due to flood inundation.
  • Ulupna Island (Barmah National Park and Tocumwal Regional Park) is Open, Note; Ulupna beach toilet is closed due to flood inundation
  • The Ranch (south of Barmah not shown on map) is Open.
The following Access tracks are Closed within Barmah National Park; Sand ridge track from Dharnya centre to river Rd, River Rd down stream of Gulf Reg, Four Mile track, Sapling landing track, Darlows track, Newman’s Track, Hughes track, Trickeys lane, Gowers track, Bunyip track, Barmah Island (All).
See the attached map for tracks that are open or closed.
Tracks highlighted Green are open for river access.
Tracks and entrances highlighted Red indicate that they are closed due to Flood water.
Note; conditions are subject to change at any time without notice.
For all of the latest change of conditions regarding Barmah National Park and surrounding reserves, please see https://www.parks.vic.gov.au/places-to-see/parks/barmah-national-park.
Current River flows are at 13.500 Megalitre’s a day out of Yarrawonga weir, river flows are forecast to decrease over coming weeks, and we will review access on a weekly basis and open the closed areas as soon as possible.
Please take care on all tracks due to the wet conditions and if you can avoid using wet tracks, please do so to prevent damage to Tracks and Vehicles.
Warning: Mosquito populations in Barmah are currently high and Mosquito borne diseases such as Barmah Fever and Ross River Fever are common. Please take care and cover up.  

Attachments: access map BNP 22.11.23 (438KB)

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