Federation Picnic Area (Braeside Park)


Federation Picnic Area (Braeside Park)

Braeside Park Federation Picnic area is the perfect location to spend the afternoon relaxing amongst gum trees or get in early and explore the park in the morning sunshine.

The Federation Picnic area is large open grassy area suitable for picnics, family and friend gatherings and the perfect space for children to run and explore. The large grassy area provides endless opportunities for larger gatherings, fun sporting games with kids or a chance to sit out in the open parkland. View the beautiful tree art sculptures and the Federation Trail muralled arts in the area.

The picnic ground has limited picnic tables and trail seating. It is a short walk to the Telford Picnic Ground accessible toilets.

For large formal gatherings, please apply for a Parks Victoria Event Permit
www.parks.vic.gov.au to go Events and Filming permits

How to get there

Federation Picnic Area (Braeside Park)



Need to know

Federation Picnic Area (Braeside Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No camping
  • Restricted opening hours
  • No firearms allowed
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No fishing
  • No fires permitted
  • No horses


  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground
  • Other warnings
    • Limbs 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.
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