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Track closure: Patons Road, Cradle Mountain - Lake St Clair
Applies from 21/10/2022

​​Patons Road is closed due to potential flood damage caused by a recent heavy rainfall event and will remain closed until a full inspection is completed and determined safe for visitor access.

This affects ATV and motorbike permit holders and will not affect general access to Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park.

For further enquires please call (03) 6701 1204​

Last reviewed 1/11/2022 09:25 AM


Track closure: Dove Lake Road, Cradle Mountain
Applies from 23/11/2022

​Dove Lake Road will be closed for critical maintenance work on Wednesday 23 and Thursday 24 November between 12pm and 3pm.

During these hours the road will be closed to all traffic and the shuttle bus will only operate between the Visitor Centre and the Interpretation Centre.

Please contact Cradle Mountain Visitor Centre for further information 6492 1110.

Last reviewed 22/11/2022 03:28 PM


Planned event: Dove Lake car park and shuttle bus service
Applies from 14/5/2020

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​During the construction of the Viewing Shelter from April 2020 to Summer 2022, private vehicles will not have access beyond the Ronny Creek car park at any time of day. 

The shuttle bus service will continue to operate throughout the construction period. Private vehicle access between the visitor centre, Ronny Creek and Dove Lake (along Dove Lake Road) is not permitted during shuttle bus operating times. ​

For an update on the works and access see Dove Lake Frequ​ently Ask​ed Questions.

Last reviewed 23/11/2022 11:25 AM


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