Stringybark Picnic Ground (Dandenong Valley Parklands)


Stringybark Picnic Ground (Dandenong Valley Parklands)

Popular with family gathers, the Stringybark Picnic Ground is situated by the main entrance of Jells Park. Bookable, the picnic ground can cater up to 200 people and contains barbecues, shelters and is a dog on-lead area. 

How to get there

Stringybark Picnic Ground (Dandenong Valley Parklands)


BBQ - Electric/Gas

Need to know

Stringybark Picnic Ground (Dandenong Valley Parklands)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are allowed but must be on a leash


  • Management vehicle only
  • No firearms allowed
  • No vehicles
  • No camping
  • No horses
  • No fires permitted


  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • Limbs may fall take care
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
    • Beware European wasps

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.

Norton's Park Picnic Shelter & BBQs Closed

Picnic shelter closed due to structural damage. BBQs have been turned off. Please bring your own shelter and bbq or visit another local park such as Jells Park. This closure will take effect immediately. A repair date has not been scheduled until further assessment takes place.

Koomba Dandenong Creek Boardwalk Closed

The Dandenong Creek boardwalk between Burwood Highway and Koomba Park is currently closed until further notice. Please take alternate route.

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