Mushroom Reef Marine Sanctuary (Mushroom Reef Marine Sanctuary)

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Mushroom Reef Marine Sanctuary (Mushroom Reef Marine Sanctuary)

Named for its mushroom shaped reef, Mushroom Reef Marine Sanctuary (80ha) is located at Flinders. The sanctuary encompassess Mushroom Reef and extends offshore to the south for approx 1 km.

The rockpools at Flinders provide a wonderful opportunity to explore, appreciate and learn about the amazing diversity of Victoria's marine life. Diving and snorkelling on the subtidal reefs is also popular.
Note: all methods of fishing from the shore or at sea are prohibited, no taking or damaging of animals, plants and artefacts

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Mushroom Reef Marine Sanctuary (Mushroom Reef Marine Sanctuary)

Need to know

Mushroom Reef Marine Sanctuary (Mushroom Reef Marine Sanctuary)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed

Restrictions

  • Boating zones apply
  • No fishing

Warnings

  • Water hazards
    • Deep water
    • Rough Surf
    • Shallow water
    • Strong currents
    • Submerged obstacles
  • Animals and pests
    • Sharks
    • Stingers
  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery rocks
    • Slippery surface
    • Uneven ground
  • Other warnings
    • Unpatrolled area

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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