Yarra Flats (Yarra Valley Parklands)


Yarra Flats (Yarra Valley Parklands)

Yarra Flats Park is located within Yarra Valley Parklands and if travelling by car, can be accessed from Yarra Flats Entry Road. For those on foot or bike, the Main Yarra Trail runs the length of the park. Old growth River Red Gums that have a girth of over 1 metre and very likely to predate European settlement can be seen in the park, which is also the home of a few important billabongs along the Yarra River.

An Artist’s trail is a good way to discover some of famous Impressionists from the Heidelberg School.

Facilities include toilets, picnic tables and shelter, an information shelter, grassy areas, shade, and drinking water. There are no bins. Please take all rubbish away for recycling or disposal.

In the case of an emergency dial 000 for police, fire, and ambulance. If your network has no signal dial 112 to access any available network.

How to get there

Yarra Flats (Yarra Valley Parklands)



Need to know

Yarra Flats (Yarra Valley Parklands)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are allowed but must be on a leash


  • No motorbikes/trailbikes
  • No fires permitted
  • No drones without a permit
  • No camping


  • Animals and pests
    • Kangaroos
    • Snakes
  • Other warnings
    • Pedestrians
    • Limbs may fall take care
  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground

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.

Yarra Flats Toilets Closed

Toilets closed due to safety concerns.

Birrarung Park Playground Closed

Due to significant age and ongoing safety concerns, the playground at Birrarung Park will be removed and the area returned to grassed parkland.

The nearest playground is located at Banksia Park, Bulleen.

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