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.

Little Rotamah Track closed until further notice

Little Rotamah Track including all boardwalks and bridges is closed from 29 August 2023 until further notice due to safety.

Attachments: Closure Map-Little Rotamah Track - The Lakes National Park (827KB)

Trapper Point Jetty Closure

Trapper Jetty in the Lakes National Park is closed indefinitely. This follows an assessment by engineers that has deemed the structure unsafe.
This asset is not available for the general public to use when open. 

Ground shooting operations targeting deer

Control operations (ground shooting) targeting deer are undertaken in this area.  The Park will remain open to visitors during operations.
For more information about deer control to protect biodiversity, please visit this link.

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