As directed by the Chief Health Officer all campgrounds, playgrounds, BBQ facilities, water drinking fountains, picnic shelters and tables, rotundas, toilets and viewing platforms are closed until further notice
Westgate Park is a large outdoor space located in Port Melbourne and covers over 40 hectares of bushland.
It is a great place to spend an afternoon with your family and friends and is easily accessible being so close to the Melbourne CBD.
Westgate Park – Port Melbourne Walking & Cycling Tracks & Birdwatching
Enjoy a picnic lunch with friends or family as there are BBQ facilities located within the park. BBQ’s cannot be booked and can be used on a first-come, first-served basis. Visitors to the park can also cycle along the Yarra River or the Port Melbourne foreshore.
The park is also a popular bird haven with a number of wading birds including ibis and spoonbills as well as ducks, pelicans and swans. Dogs are permitted in the park, but because of the numerous wildlife here, must remain on a leash.
You can access the park via Todd Road or Lorimer Street Port Melbourne.