Albert Park Lake (Albert Park, Albert Park Lake)


Albert Park Lake (Albert Park, Albert Park Lake)

Nestled in the heart of Albert Park, the picturesque Albert Park Lake is home to a number of sailing, rowing and boat clubs. Join in on the weekly races, hire a boat and set sail, or relax shoreside and watch the native birds amble about. 

How to get there

Albert Park Lake (Albert Park, Albert Park Lake)


Boat Ramp

Need to know

Albert Park Lake (Albert Park, Albert Park Lake)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • Restricted opening hours
  • Boating zones apply
  • Speed restrictions apply
  • No swimming


  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery surface
  • Water hazards
    • Submerged obstacles
    • Shallow water
    • Deep water
  • Other warnings
    • Unpatrolled area

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.

Carousel Boardwalk closure

The Carousel boardwalk has been closed in the interests of public safety.  Please use alternate route around Carousel. 

This closure is temporary and we are working to have the boardwalk repaired and reopened. We appreciate your understanding.

Albert Park Car Parking Office - Closed until further notice

Due to covid restrictions the Albert Park Car Parking Office is closed until further notice. Please send your completed parking permit application to our inbox;, alternatively please send it to the following postal address:
Parking Administration
Parks Victoria
PO Box 768
South Melbourne VIC 3205
Please ensure all fields are filled in.
Please allow 7 working days to process your application from the time Parks Victoria receives payment and the completed applications form.
For further information please email

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