A secondary track within Gona Bend is closed due to the track deteriorating from an increased rainfall over winter.
The track that is closed is at the entrance to the Murray River Reserve from the Torrumbarry boat ramp. This track closure does not impact access to the park, and there is a detour around the minor track closure. This track will be closed off until it can sufficiently dry out, it may be opened in October.
Areas further down the main River Track are deteriorating, so caution must be taken when accessing these tracks.
An area on the main River Track within Echuca Village Reserve is closed due to deterioration from increased rainfall over winter. The track section will be closed until it can sufficiently dry out. There is a detour around the closed site and access to the park is not affected.
Other areas on the main River Track are deteriorating, so take caution when travelling on these tracks.
This area is currently closed to vehicle traffic due to recent rain and hazardous track conditions. Parks Victoria is working toward repairing the track network prior to summer for vehicle and caravan access. The next closest river access site is 11km West at Doolans Bend.
tracks are still closed in Barmah National Park and adjoining River Murray
Reserve (including Ulupna Island and Barmah Island) as a result of previous
rainfall remaining on tracks and current flood water. The closures are to
protect public safety and to protect tracks.
following tracks are open within Barmah National Park, however are recommended
four-wheel drive only and are subject to change at any time without notice:
Ridge Tk (part – Bucks Lake crossing closed), River Road (part – Pinnucks
Crossing and Black Engine Creek crossing closed), River Tk, Gulf Tk, Tongalong
Tk, Siphon Tk, Newmans Tk (part – Gundrys Old Bridge crossing closed), Burnt
Landing Tk, Mannions Tk (part - between Mannions Gate and Black Engine Tk),
Black Engine Tk, Farm Tk, Agistment Boundary (part – Farm Tk/Gulf Tk loop),
Suttons Tk, Trickeys Lane, Boundary Tk (part), Bunyip Tk and the access tracks
to the Barmah Lakes Day Visitor Area and Campgrounds.
changing conditions, 2WD drive vehicles and some 4WDs, including those with low
clearance or without snorkels fitted, may have difficulty accessing some of
tracks are open in the River Murray Reserve (adjoining Barmah National Park)
including River Road (part on Barmah Island) and Carters Track (part on Ulupna
attached map for tracks that remain open, highlighted maroon recommended for
4x4 only access.
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.
parks and reserves are reminded to follow the public health measures in
place across regional Victoria, by wearing masks and following physical
Current Access 21-10-20 (298KB)