Dock Inlet Walk (Cape Conran Coastal Park)


Dock Inlet Walk (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

Set out on the Dock Inlet Walk and discover a fresh-water lake isolated from the coast by a series of sand dunes. Visitors are advised there is no vehicle access to Dock Inlet camp area. Access is by foot or by cycling along a long sandy track from Pearl Point Road or Yeerung Road. There is also access via the beach from Cape Conran or Pearl Point. Dock Inlet to the Yeerung River is 14kms allow 5-6 hours return. No booking is required. Camping is on a first in first-served basis. There are no toilet facilities provided at this site. Visitors are advised to bring their own drinking water as none is provided at this site. There is one campsite avaialble for up to six people. It is set in coastal tea-tree on sandy soil adjacent the Inlet.

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Dock Inlet Walk (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

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Dock Inlet Walk (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No firearms allowed
  • No fires permitted
  • No vehicles
  • No horses
  • No generators


  • Water hazards
    • Deep water
    • Rough Surf
    • Shallow water
    • Strong currents
  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
    • Ticks

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.

Cape Conran Coastal Park closures due to fire

The majority of Cape Conran Coastal Park remains closed due to fire. However, the following visitors areas have reopened:


  • Cape Conran Boat Ramp at West Cape and adjacent Joiner Channel area. Access to the boat ramp is via West Cape Road.
  • The area to the west of the beach access track at Point Ricardo.
  • Pearl Point Campground. Access to the campground is via Pearl Point Track.
  • Gunnai Beach
  • Binns Beach
  • Ocean Beach

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