Lake Eildon National Park

    Lake Eildon National Park is in the northern foothills of Victoria’s Central Highlands, 150 km north-east of Melbourne. Situated on the shores of Lake Eildon, the park protects 27,750 ha of rugged hills with open woodlands through to dense forest.

    Visitors can enjoy bushwalking, boating and fishing or try the more adventurous pursuits of waterskiing and mountain bike riding. Relax in a scenic environment and experience native wildlife.

    Popular things to do …

    • The lake provides great opportunities for fishing, boating, canoeing, kayaking and water skiing.
    • Car and boat-based camping opportunities abound within the park. All campsites are unpowered. The Fraser camping area can accommodate tents.
    • Enjoy gentle lakeside walks from the camping areas or take a longer hike and explore some of the more remote…
    • Forsyth Flat Day Visitor Area – Gas barbeques, family walks, water, picnic tables and shelter are available at the Forsyth Flat Day Visitor Area.
    • Herb Fitzroy Day Visitor Area – Gas barbeques, family walks, picnic shelter, water, toilets and boat ramp are available at Herb Fitzroy Day Visitor Area.

    Aboriginal Traditional Owners
    Parks Victoria acknowledges the Aboriginal Traditional Owners of Victoria – including its parks and reserves. Through their cultural traditions, Aboriginal people maintain their connection to their ancestral lands and waters.

    Before you go
    Conditions can change in parks for many reasons. For the latest information on changes to local conditions, please visit the relevant park page on the Parks Victoria website.

    Be bushfire ready in the great outdoors. Refer to the Bushfire Safety section on the Parks Victoria website for tips on how to stay safe.

    Read more on the Parks Victoria website, or download the Lake Eildon Park note.