Badger Weir Picnic Area (Yarra Ranges National Park)


Badger Weir Picnic Area (Yarra Ranges National Park)

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Badger Weir Picnic Area (Yarra Ranges National Park)


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Badger Weir Picnic Area (Yarra Ranges National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No camping
  • Management vehicle only
  • No bicycles
  • No firearms allowed
  • Speed restrictions apply
  • Restricted opening hours
  • No horses


  • Other warnings
    • Limbs 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.

Part of O'Shannassy Aqueduct Trail closed due to storm damage

Yarra Ranges National Park was heavily impacted by severe storms on 9 June 2021 and the following areas will be closed until further notice:

- O'Shannassy Aqueduct Trail between Mt Donna Buang Road and Cement Creek Road 

Assessments are ongoing, with some areas opening in the coming weeks.  Areas where there is extensive damage may be closed for some time.  We recommend you check this page for updates on closures.

Please note, it is dangerous and illegal to enter closed areas and there is still high risk of further trees and branches falling.

Seasonal road closures 2021

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. Visit the seasonal road closures page for maps and more information.

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