Yeerung River (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

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Yeerung River (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

Launch a canoe or kayak at Yeerung Canoe Launch Area and take in the rich diversity of flora and fauna found in the lower reaches of the Yeerung River. Spot native birds hiding among trees – from Pilotbirds in full song to Southern Emu-wrens gliding between branches.

How to get there

Yeerung River (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

Facilities

Carpark

Need to know

Yeerung River (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed

Restrictions

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

Warnings

  • Animals and pests
    • Ticks
    • Snakes
  • Water hazards
    • Strong currents
    • Submerged obstacles
    • Shallow water
    • Deep water
  • 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 https://www.parks.vic.gov.au/projects/deer-and-feral-animal-control-in-response-to-bushfire 

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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