Longridge Camping Area is a peaceful place to camp along the Yarra River. You will have exclusive use of the campground, suitable for a large group of up to 40 people. Relax in the quiet woodland setting, go for a swim or launch a canoe and explore the Yarra.
The quiet camping area at Longridge Park accommodates a large group of up to 40 people. Set among beautiful woodland in Warrandyte, it has all the space and facilities you will need for the perfect weekend getaway with family and friends.
Go for a swim in the river to cool down, or set off in a canoe to explore all that the Yarra has to offer. There is a canoe launching ramp only 100m from the campground. Cast a line and try your luck fishing in the river.
The campground is well-equipped for a cookout, with a wood BBQ, picnic tables, drinking water and a dishwashing area. There are toilets and hot showers, which are accessible for people with limited mobility.
Play and camp in the open space, or sit around the fire pit as you take in the sounds and serenity of the bush in Yarra Valley Parklands. Go for a morning stroll down to the river and you might be lucky enough to spot a platypus.
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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.
Banksia Park Picnic Area (Yarra River, Yarra Valley Parklands)
Banksia Park Toilet ClosureBanksia Park toilets are currently closed due to a failed pump system. Parks Victoria are currently planning repairs to rectify the issue. The nearest toilets are at Birrarung Park.
Birrarung Park (Yarra Valley Parklands)
Birrarung Park Playground ClosedDue 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.
Yarra Flats (Yarra Valley Parklands)
Yarra Flats Toilets ClosedToilets closed due to safety concerns.