Zumstein Picnic Area (Grampians National Park)


Zumstein Picnic Area (Grampians National Park)

Enjoy a picnic or barbecue in the peaceful setting of Zumtein Picnic Area on the Mackenzie River. Once a thriving tourist resort, explore the historic ruins where beekeeper Walter Zumstein played host to hundreds of holidaymakers in the 1930s.

How to get there

Zumstein Picnic Area (Grampians National Park)


BBQ - Electric/Gas

Need to know

Zumstein Picnic Area (Grampians National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


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


  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • Limbs may fall take care
  • Terrain hazards
    • Uneven ground
    • Slippery rocks
  • Water hazards
    • Shallow water
    • Submerged obstacles

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.

Mafeking road closure

Mafeking road is closed from Monday 29th until Friday 10th December For resheeting works. 

Road Report - Grampians National Park

Road Report for Grampians National Park 

Attachments: Road Report November 2021 (435KB)

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