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.

Wonga Walk Trail closure (temporary).

A fallen tree has affected the Woga Walk Trail (timber decking), taking out a section of handrailing and a post.  The trail is closed off with caution tape from above and below Camp Nioka in Plenty Gorge Park.

Yan Yaen Reservoir gates, closing time

The auto gates at Yan Yean Reservoir Park will continue closing at 18:00 while Melbourne Water works are taking place.

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