Coot Picnic Ground (Albert Park Lake, Albert Park)


Coot Picnic Ground (Albert Park Lake, Albert Park)

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 Lake, Albert Park)


BBQ - Electric/Gas

Need to know

Coot Picnic Ground (Albert Park Lake, Albert Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are allowed but must be on a leash


  • No fires permitted
  • No camping
  • No motorised vehicles, including electric bikes or scooters allowed on management vehicle only paths, tracks or roads


  • 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.

Albert Park Aughtie Drive underpasses

Pedestrian and cycle access under Aughtie Drive via the North and South underpasses will be closed. 

Alternative routes will be available. 

Albert Park September Whats On

Monthly calendar of public events at Albert Park. 

Attachments: 2023-09 - What's On AP September (859KB)

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