Yeerung Canoe Launch Area (Cape Conran Coastal Park)


Yeerung Canoe Launch Area (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

Rising from the wild oceans of Bass Straight, the Yeerung River is a tranquil retreat from the wild beaches of Cape Conran. Follow the Yeerung Gorge Walk or kayak the river for a scenic introduction to the parks diverse flora and fauna. Picnic back at base or go fishing to catch dinner.

How to get there

Yeerung Canoe Launch Area (Cape Conran Coastal Park)



Need to know

Yeerung Canoe Launch Area (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No camping
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed
  • No firearms allowed
  • No generators
  • No horses
  • No fires permitted


  • Animals and pests
    • Ticks
  • Water hazards
    • Strong currents
    • Shallow water
    • Deep water
    • Submerged obstacles
  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery rocks
  • Other warnings
    • 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.

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

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 

Road Grading and sectional resheeting

Road Grading and Sectional resheeting.

When weather becomes suitable contractors will be working on Pearl Point Road and Yeerung Road.

Traffic management will be in place.

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