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


  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • Limbs may fall take care
  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery rocks
    • Slippery surface
    • Steep track
    • Uneven ground

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.

Western Sherbrooke Forest tracks are closed for visitor safety

The Western tracks in Sherbrooke Forest are closed due to storm damage until 2022

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1000 Steps (The Kokoda Trail Memorial Walk) is closed for visitor safety

The Kokoda Trail Memorial Walk which incorporates the 1000 Steps is closed until 2022 due to storm damage.

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