Lower Picnic Ground (You Yangs Regional Park)


Lower Picnic Ground (You Yangs Regional Park)

Relax amongst the large red gums and let the kids explore, the Lower picnic ground is the perfect location for larger family groups with ample space and parking. There are a number of gas barbecues, picnic tables, barbecue shelter and toilet block.

Take the 500m Lower Link track to the Turntable car park, a trailhead for a number of other walks or just take in the magnificent views of the country side

How to get there

Lower Picnic Ground (You Yangs Regional Park)



Need to know

Lower Picnic Ground (You Yangs Regional Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are allowed but must be on a leash


  • No firearms allowed
  • No camping
  • No horses


  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
  • 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.

Big Rock Road partial closure

Big Rock Road will be closed to vehicle traffic from the intersection with Great Circle Drive until further notice. Big Rock Picnic Ground can still be reached via the Big Rock Walking Track which commences from the Park Office carpark.

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