Ski Beach picnic area
Murray Valley Regional Park
All the practical information you need to know about the Ski Beach picnic area.
Getting there and parking
Ski Beach picnic area is in the Barooga precinct of Murray Valley National Park. To get there:
- From Cobram, follow Vermont Street towards Barooga.
- Take the first right after crossing Murray River and follow the track towards the riverbank and picnic area.
- Unsealed roads
- 2WD vehicles
- All weather
Parking is available at Ski Beach picnic area, including parking for motorhomes and caravans.
Best times to visit
There are lots of great things waiting for you in Murray Valley National Park. Here are some of the highlights.
The perfect time for a camping holiday: the days are cooler and the nights are not yet too chilly.
If it's been a wet winter white ibis and straw necked ibis will be nesting from late winter through to spring.
A great time for water activities on the Murray - swimming in the river is a delightful way to spend your time.
The morning light sparkles on the river; try your hand at fishing for Murray cray.
Weather, temperature and rainfall
12°C and 32°C
3°C and 17°C
August to October
The area’s highest recorded rainfall in one day
Water is not available at this picnic area so you'll need to bring your own supply for drinking and cooking.
- Non-flush toilets
- Gas/electric barbecues (free)
Maps and downloads
Disability access level - hard
- Wheelchairs can access this area with some difficulty
- Toilet facilities are wheelchair accessible
A current NSW recreational fishing licence is required when fishing in all waters.
You can bring your dog to this location. See other regional parks in NSW that have dog-friendly areas.
Dogs may not be brought into Murray Valley National Park, however they may be brought into Murray Valley Regional Park, including Ski Beach picnic area, as long as park restrictions surrounding dogs are observed.
NSW national parks are no smoking areas.