Olinda Falls Picnic Area (Dandenong Ranges National Park)


Olinda Falls Picnic Area (Dandenong Ranges National Park)

Just beyond Mount Dandenong, Olinda Falls Picnic Area is your gateway to accessing the beautiful Olinda Falls. Enjoy a picnic in the peaceful surrounds and keep your eyes and ears peeled for lyrebirds; common throughout the park.

How to get there

Olinda Falls Picnic Area (Dandenong Ranges National Park)


BBQ - Electric/Gas

Need to know

Olinda Falls Picnic Area (Dandenong Ranges National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No firearms allowed
  • No bicycles
  • No vehicles
  • Management vehicle only
  • No camping
  • No horses


  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery rocks
    • Slippery surface
    • Steep track
    • Uneven ground
  • 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.

Musk Walking Track Closed until further notice

The Musk Walking Track at Ferntree Gully adjacent to the 1000 Steps is closed due to storm damage, many trees have fallen across this track and some sections are heavily eroded and have subsided.

Kalorama Park Closed

The Kalorama Park lower car park and picnic ground is closed due to significant hazardous tree risk.

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