Kensleys Picnic Area (Sassafras Creek Nature Conservation Reserve)

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Kensleys Picnic Area (Sassafras Creek Nature Conservation Reserve)

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Kensleys Picnic Area (Sassafras Creek Nature Conservation Reserve)

Facilities

Carpark

Need to know

Kensleys Picnic Area (Sassafras Creek Nature Conservation Reserve)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed

Restrictions

  • No bicycles
  • No firearms allowed
  • No generators
  • No fires permitted
  • No horses
  • No camping
  • No drones without a permit

Warnings

  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • 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.

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.

Sections of Sassafras Creek Walking Track are closed

Two sections of the walking track between Sassafras shops and Butterfield Reserve in Emerald are closed, these sections are: 
1. Perrins Creek Road and Lyrebird Falls receptions, this section has a bridge that was destroyed by a fallen tree in 2019,  we are close to sourcing sufficient funding to replace this bridge, hopefully to be completed by June 2024

2. Baynes Park Road in Monbulk through to Priors Road, we are in the process of engaging a contractor to replace a bridge that was destroyed by a fallen tree by June 2024.

Sections Of Sassafras Creek Walking Track are Closed

Two sections of the walking track between Sassafras shops and Butterfield Reserve in Emerald are closed, these sections are: 
1. Perrins Creek Road and Lyrebird Falls receptions, this section has a bridge that was destroyed by a fallen tree in 2019,  we are close to sourcing sufficient funding to replace this bridge, hopefully to be completed by June 2024

2. Baynes Park Road in Monbulk through to Priors Road, we are in the process of engaging a contractor to replace a bridge that was destroyed by a fallen tree by June 2024.

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