Cherry Tree Picnic Area (The Lakes National Park)


Cherry Tree Picnic Area (The Lakes National Park)

Sitting on the shores of Lake Victoria, Cherry Tree Picnic Area is a popular fishing spot. Cast a line and you may catch bream, tailor, mulloway, perch or flathead.

How to get there

Cherry Tree Picnic Area (The Lakes National Park)

Need to know

Cherry Tree Picnic Area (The Lakes National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are allowed but must be on a leash


  • No horses
  • No camping
  • No firearms allowed


  • Other warnings
    • 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.


Recent storm damage has caused severe erosion to the Pelican Point Track, this has resulted in unsafe conditions for walkers. An exposed and undercut cliff is now encroaching on the walking track. This section of track will remain closed for public safety until track works are complete

Emu Bight Campground site 3 closure

Due to the presence of suspected asbestos material campsite 3 at Emu Bight Campground is closed until further notice

Seasonal road closures 2022

Some roads in this park are subject to seasonal road closures. Seasonal road closures generally operate from 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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