Coot Picnic Ground (Albert Park, Albert Park Lake)

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Coot Picnic Ground (Albert Park, Albert Park Lake)

The wide-open spaces of Coot Picnic Ground are perfect for a family day out. Nestled on the northern shores of Albert Park Lake, the picnic ground has electric barbecues, a playground and shelters to accommodate larger groups. 

How to get there

Coot Picnic Ground (Albert Park, Albert Park Lake)

Facilities

BBQ - Electric/Gas
Toilets

Need to know

Coot Picnic Ground (Albert Park, Albert Park Lake)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are allowed but must be on a leash

Restrictions

  • No fires permitted
  • No swimming
  • No camping

Warnings

  • Water hazards
    • Shallow water

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.

Sea Scouts pier closure

The Sea Scouts pier has been closed in the interests of public safety.  We appreciate your understanding. 

This closure is temporary and we are working to have the pier repaired and reopened.

Carousel Boardwalk closure

The Carousel boardwalk has been closed in the interests of public safety.  Please use alternate route around Carousel. 

This closure is temporary and we are working to have the boardwalk repaired and reopened. We appreciate your understanding.

Albert Park Car Parking Office - Closed until further notice

Due to covid restrictions the Albert Park Car Parking Office is closed until further notice. Please send your completed parking permit application to our inbox; albertparkparking@parks.vic.gov.au, alternatively please send it to the following postal address:
 
Parking Administration
Parks Victoria
PO Box 768
South Melbourne VIC 3205
 
Please ensure all fields are filled in.
 
Please allow 7 working days to process your application from the time Parks Victoria receives payment and the completed applications form.
 
For further information please email albertparkparking@parks.vic.gov.au

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