You Yangs East-West Walk (You Yangs Regional Park)


You Yangs East-West Walk (You Yangs Regional Park)

The East-West walk is best done in a clockwise direction. Cross the granite strewn slopes of Flinders Peak as you circumnavigate it. Tall Eucalypt trees give way to views over the flat volcanic plains of western Victoria. Also, see the geoglyph of Bunjil, the creator spirit of the Wathaurung.

The East-West walk is approximately 4.5km and has a Grade 3 rating

How to get there

You Yangs East-West Walk (You Yangs Regional Park)



Need to know

You Yangs East-West Walk (You Yangs Regional Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are allowed but must be on a leash


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


  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground
  • 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.

Great Circle Drive Road Works Closure

Great Circle Drive will be closed from Monday 12th December 2022 to Friday 16th December 2022.

This park has been impacted by recent significant weather events

This park has been impacted by significant flood and/or storm events and some areas may be closed or restricted. Check the Storm and Flood Affected Parks page for the most up to date information on this location.

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