Captain Creek (Croajingolong National Park)


Captain Creek (Croajingolong National Park)

Captain Creek Day Visitor Area is a charming spot to stop for a picnic or barbecue. Located on the banks of Mallacoota Inlet, follow Captain Creek Track to reach the secluded picnic spot on foot. Alternatively, canoe, kayak or boat in. 

How to get there

Captain Creek (Croajingolong National Park)


BBQ - Electric/Gas

Need to know

Captain Creek (Croajingolong National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No camping
  • No firearms allowed
  • No generators
  • No vehicles
  • No fires permitted
  • No horses
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No swimming


  • Animals and pests
    • Ticks
  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • 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.

Mueller Inlet Campground

The Mueller campground is currently closed pending safety works relating to the campground.  Mueller may be reopened for Summer 2021-2022, however please continue to monitor the site for updates and change of conditions.

Thurra Campground

The Thurra campground is currently closed pending replacement of the Thurra River bridge and safety works in the campground.  Reopening is taking longer than expected due to the scale and complexity of works.  Thurra campground may be reopened for summer 2023-2024, however please continue to monitor this site for updates and change of conditions.

Genoa Peak Rd Vegetation Management Works

Genoa Peak road will be closed for vegetation management works from 7.00am to 5.00pm each day between Saturday 27 November and Friday 5 December including the weekend. There will be no access to Genoa Peak during this time.

Contractors will be onsite with machinery.

Deer Control (ground shooting) operation underway

Deer control is being undertaken in this park from October 2021 to June 2022. Some localised access restrictions may apply. Find out more about this program at 

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