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Yanga Homestead

Yanga National Park

Overview

Step in to the past and explore the history of Yanga National Park’s pastoral and Aboriginal heritage. Bring a picnic to enjoy while looking out to the lake.

Type
Historic buildings/places
Where
Yanga National Park
Accessibility
Easy
Price

$9 for an audio set if you'd like to take a self-guided tour.

Opening times

Yanga Homestead precinct is open 8.30am to 4.30pm daily. 

What to
bring
Drinking water
Bookings
Collect a self-guided tour package (key, audio and map) at the Yanga National Park office. Open Monday to Friday, 8.30am and 4.30pm, phone (03) 5020 1764.
Hire this venue

Yanga Homestead is available for events and function hire.

Please note

Water is not available at Yanga Homestead.

Explore the wonderful Yanga Homestead and return to a time when Yanga was one of the Riverina’s most productive pastoral stations. Located in Yanga National Park, part of Murrumbidgee Valley National Park, the homestead was built around 1870, along with station outbuildings including stables, a gardener’s shed and station store. There are also rose gardens, restored and maintained by volunteers.

You can visit the Cook’s Cottage exhibition and wander around the grounds at any time. While you're here Marvel at the homestead’s unique Murray pine ‘drop log’ design. 

To see inside Yanga Homestead you'll need to pick up an audio guide and key from Yanga National Park Office, open Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.

After you've explored the homestead, take the opportunity to explore the surrounding area along Yanga Lake walking track. As you walk, you’ll pass Yanga Lake viewing deck – a great place to see evidence of the lake’s Aboriginal heritage and birdlife.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

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Yanga Lake, Yanga National Park. Photo: David Finnegan