O'Briens Crossing Day Visitor Area (Lerderderg State Park)


O'Briens Crossing Day Visitor Area (Lerderderg State Park)

O’Briens Crossing Picnic Area is nestled by the banks of the Lerderderg River. Sheltered by tall gum trees, enjoy a picnic in good company before setting out on a walk to explore the rugged terrain of Lerderderg Gorge on your four-wheel drive adventure. 

How to get there

O'Briens Crossing Day Visitor Area (Lerderderg State Park)

Need to know

O'Briens Crossing Day Visitor Area (Lerderderg State Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are allowed but must be on a leash


  • No generators
  • No firearms allowed


  • Animals and pests
    • Beware European wasps
    • Snakes
  • Terrain hazards
    • Shaft
    • Slippery rocks
    • Steep track
  • Water hazards
    • Flash flooding
  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care
    • Trees may fall take care
    • Vehicles

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.

Seasonal road closures 2020

Some roads in this park are subject to seasonal road closures. Seasonal road closures generally operate after the long weekend in June through to the end of October, but may be extended due to seasonal conditions. View the list of 2020 seasonal road closures for details and check the corresponding map numbers with the seasonal road closure 2020 index map for locations of the closures or visit the seasonal road closures page for more information.

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