Yellow Gum Recreation Area (Plenty Gorge Parklands)


Yellow Gum Recreation Area (Plenty Gorge Parklands)

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Yellow Gum Recreation Area (Plenty Gorge Parklands)


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Need to know

Yellow Gum Recreation Area (Plenty Gorge Parklands)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No fires permitted
  • No drones without a permit
  • No camping
  • No firearms allowed
  • No dogs allowed
  • No horses


  • Terrain hazards
    • Cliff collapse
    • Unstable cliffs
  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
  • Water hazards
    • Drop off
    • Deep water
    • Submerged obstacles
  • Other warnings
    • Unpatrolled area

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.

Some barbeques temporarily closed

Some barbeques within Plenty Gorge Park, and all at Yan Yean Reservoir are temporarily closed for service and maintenance.
Locations include:
- Yellow Gum Recreation Area
- Yan Yean Reservoir Park
Parks Victoria apologises for the inconvenience.
Park Information: 13 1963

Blue Lake track is closed in some areas

Rockfall has closed the southern end of Blue Lake track. The main loop access is open.

Wonga Walk is closed

Wonga Walk trail near Nioka is closed due to flood damage, fallen trees, debris and potholes.

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