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The Crossing Picnic Area

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Intersection of Hut Road and Lease Road, Steiglitz VIC 3331

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  • Picnic tables
  • Wood fire barbecues
  • Small creek
The Crossing Picnic Area sits alongside Yankee Gully and is a great place to stop in for lunch while exploring the Steiglitz Historic Park and the Brisbane Ranges National Park. 

Water fills the gully during the cooler months of the year, and rocky hillsides overlook the picnic ground on the far side. 

Visitor facilities at The Crossing Picnic Area

Several picnic tables and wood fire barbecues are available for visitor use, spread out over a large grassy area which lies alongside the seasonal creek.

Is camping allowed at The Crossing Picnic Area?

Camping is not permitted at The Crossing Picnic Area. 

An excellent camping spot is available nearby at Friday's Campground.

More to explore nearby


  • There are hundreds of fantastic barbecue areas throughout the Victorian Goldfields. Some are in parks/playgrounds, others are scattered throughout the bush. Many barbecue areas are located alongside amazing attractions and walks, so go out for a barbecue and get exploring!


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