Barmah National Park

National Parks and Reserves

Barmah National Park, together with the adjoining Millewa forest in New South Wales, forms the largest River Red Gum forest in the world. The complex ecology of the forest is closely linked to the Murray River and its flooding regime, creating a diverse natural habitat for a variety of wildlife, particularly waterbirds.

Barmah is a great spot for camping. Days can be easily filled with fishing, horse riding, bushwalking, swimming and canoeing.

How to get there
Barmah National Park lies along the Murray River between the towns of Barmah and Strathmerton, about 225km north of Melbourne. Access to the 12 major entrance gates is available from the Moira Lakes Road, Barmah-Picola Road, and the Murray Valley Highway.

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.




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Fishing Platform

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3D Floor at the Barmah Forest Heritage and Education Centre - Nathalia

Barmah Forest Heritage and Education Centre – Nathalia

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Port of Echuca Discovery Centre, Echuca Wharf, PS Pevensey, PS Adelaide, PS Alexander Arubthnot

Port of Echuca Discovery Centre

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clydesdale Long Paddock Murray River

Where The Long Paddock Meets The Murray

Echuca, Campaspe

The PS Pevensey and PS Alexander Arbuthnot

Echuca Paddlesteamers

Echuca, Campaspe

Fortune Teller Circa 1935

The Olde Penny Arcade

Echuca, Campaspe

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