Abbotsford Bend Camping Area (River Murray Reserve, Proposed Murray River Park (part))


Abbotsford Bend Camping Area (River Murray Reserve, Proposed Murray River Park (part))

How to get there

Abbotsford Bend Camping Area (River Murray Reserve, Proposed Murray River Park (part))

Need to know

Abbotsford Bend Camping Area (River Murray Reserve, Proposed Murray River Park (part))

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • None applicable


  • Water hazards
    • Deep water
    • Strong currents
  • Animals and pests
    • Beware feral bees
  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care
    • Trees may fall take care

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.

Current Access 30/07/2020

Some tracks are closed in Barmah National Park and adjoining River Murray Reserve (including Ulupna Island and Barmah Island) as a result of previous rainfall, the closures are to protect public safety and to protect tracks.
Accessible tracks within Barmah National Park include; Sand Ridge Track (4x4 only), River Road (4x4 only between Sandridge and Mannions tk), Tongalong Track (part - 4x4 only between Mannions and Tippery Gate), Mannions Track (part - 4x4 only between Mannions Gate and Black Engine tk), Black Engine Track (4x4 only), River Road (part - 4x4 only between Black Engine tk and Pinics Crossing), Farm Track (4x4 only), Gulf Track (4x4 only), Trickeys Lane (4x4 only), Boundary Track (part – 4x4 only) and the access tracks to the Barmah Lakes Day Visitor Area and Campgrounds.
Most tracks are accessible in the River Murray Reserve (at Barmah National Park) except for part of Corrys Track, Barmah Creek Track, and River Road (part on Barmah Island), and Carters Track (part on Ulupna Island).
See attached map for tracks that remain open, highlighted maroon recommended for 4x4 only access.
We will review access on a weekly basis and open the closed areas as soon as possible. Please take care on all tracks due to the wet conditions and if you can avoid using wet tracks, please do so to prevent track damage.

Attachments: Road Closure Update 30.07.2020 (496KB)

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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