Childers Cove area (Bay of Islands Coastal Park)


Childers Cove area (Bay of Islands Coastal Park)

How to get there

Childers Cove area (Bay of Islands Coastal Park)



Need to know

Childers Cove area (Bay of Islands Coastal Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No camping
  • No dogs allowed
  • No horses
  • No fires permitted


  • Water hazards
    • Rough Surf
    • Strong currents
    • Deep water
  • Other warnings
    • Unpatrolled area
  • Terrain hazards
    • Unstable cliffs

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.

Childers Cove Area - Murnanes Bay - Toilets Closed

The public toilets at Murnanes Bay - Childers Cove Area, in Bay of Islands Coastal Park, are currently closed due to plumbing issues.

Parks Victoria are working to resolve the problem. 

The nearest public toilets are located at: Nullaware - Henrys Sawmill Road, Nullawarre (10 minutes Drive) 

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