Bayview Conservation Area

National Parks and Reserves

The Bayview Conservation Area is an award-winning outdoor recreation reserve. With almost 1000 hectares of open forest, Melaleuca wetlands and more, it offers the perfect setting for exhilarating outdoor adventures from mountain biking and horse riding to bush walking, trail running or more leisurely nature walks in an inspiring bushland setting. 

Mountain biking

Visit the park to enjoy around 60 km of dedicated mountain bike tracks rated from easy to challenging to suit every skill level or take part in regular MTB events and competitions.

Horse riding

Bayview is the perfect place for an inspiring ride. BYO horse, saddle up and wind your way along the extensive network of horse riding trails, plus make the most of the reserve amenities including horse hitching stations and drinking troughs.

Bush walking, trail running & bird watching

Prefer your outdoor adventures on two feet? The reserve also offers shared trails that are just perfect for trail runners, bush walkers and birdwatchers. 

The reserve is open 4am to 10pm daily. The main German Church Road entry/day use gate to the internal parking area and day use area facilities is open from 6am to dusk. Please ensure your vehicles are outside the gate before dusk.

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.


Birdwatching Disabled access available Family Hiking Horse Riding Mountain Biking Nature & Wildlife Walks

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