West Cape (Cape Conran Coastal Park)


West Cape (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

Launch a boat or kayak from West Cape on your next fishing, diving or snorkelling adventure. Explore the rich marine life of Beware Marine Sanctuary and Joiners Channel. Or, walk the Cape Conran Nature Trail for an introductory walk to the park.

How to get there

West Cape (Cape Conran Coastal Park)


Boat Ramp

Need to know

West Cape (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed



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.

Cape Conran Coastal Park closures due to bush fire recovery

Due to widespread bush fire damage in January 2020, the following areas of Cape Conran Coastal Park are closed for safety reasons:
- East Cape Boardwalk

Old Coast Road Closed

Old Coast Road between Conran Cabbage Tree Road and Sydenham Inlet Road is currently closed until the 29th of October 2021 for roadworks.

Deer Control (ground shooting) operation underway

Deer control is being undertaken in this park from October 2021 to June 2022. Some localised access restrictions may apply. Find out more about this program at https://www.parks.vic.gov.au/projects/deer-and-feral-animal-control-in-response-to-bushfire 

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