Central Area (State Coal Mine Heritage Area)


Central Area (State Coal Mine Heritage Area)

How to get there

Central Area (State Coal Mine Heritage Area)

Need to know

Central Area (State Coal Mine Heritage Area)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are allowed but must be on a leash


  • No fires permitted
  • No vehicles
  • No firearms allowed
  • No motorbikes/trailbikes


  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery surface
    • Uneven ground
    • Mineshaft
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes

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.

State Coal Mine Underground Tours Closed

Due to damage to underground infrastructure, underground tours at the State Coal Mine have been suspended until further notice.
The Café and above ground sites remain open, and entry to the site is free.

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