MacKenzies Flat Picnic Area (Lerderderg State Park)


MacKenzies Flat Picnic Area (Lerderderg State Park)

Located at the south end of the park and set among native bushland, MacKenzie Flat is the perfect spot for a picnic or barbecue with the family. Go for a knee-deep splash in the seasonal waters of the Lerderderg River or set out on a walk through rugged Lerderderg Gorge.

How to get there

MacKenzies Flat Picnic Area (Lerderderg State Park)


BBQ - Electric/Gas

Need to know

MacKenzies Flat Picnic Area (Lerderderg State Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No camping
  • No firearms allowed
  • No fires permitted


  • Water hazards
    • Deep water
  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery rocks
    • Unstable cliffs
  • 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.

Seasonal road closures 2020

Some roads in this park are subject to seasonal road closures. Seasonal road closures generally operate after the long weekend in June through to the end of October, but may be extended due to seasonal conditions. View the list of 2020 seasonal road closures for details and check the corresponding map numbers with the seasonal road closure 2020 index map for locations of the closures or visit the seasonal road closures page for more information.

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