Yeerung River (Cape Conran Coastal Park)


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)



Need to know

Yeerung River (Cape Conran Coastal Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


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


  • Water hazards
    • Deep water
    • Shallow water
    • Strong currents
    • Submerged obstacles
  • Other warnings
    • Limbs may fall take care
  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery rocks
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
    • Ticks

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 fire damage

The majority of Cape Conran Coastal Park, including Banksia Bluff campground and cabins, is closed due to widespread bushfire damage, with the exception of the following sites which are open:
  • Cape Conran boat ramp
  • Joiners Channel
  • East Cape day visitor area
  • Yeerung day visitor area
  • Point Ricardo
  • Pearl Point
  • Gunnai Beach
  • Ocean Beach
  • Binns Beach

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