Contact us at Emerald Lake Park


Emerald Lake Park Road, Emerald


Phone: 1300 131 683


Emerald Lake Park
PO Box 370
Emerald VIC 3782

The park is open every day of the year, except Christmas Day, CFA declared ‘Code red’ and 'Extreme' fire danger days.

Emerald Lake Park opening hours
Dates Opening hours
18 December to 14 March 8am–8pm
15 March to 30 April 9am–6pm
1 May to 30 September 9am–4.30pm
1 October to 17 December 9am–6pm

View Emerald Lake Park pool opening hours

By car

Paid on-site car parking is available. You can buy a car parking ticket each visit or buy an annual pass.

By train

Catch the train to Belgrave station, then walk to the nearby Puffing Billy station and take the famous tourist train to Lakeside station.

By bus

Route 695 Belgrave to Gembrook. Walk down Emerald Lake Road to the park.

By coach 

The park has 3 bus and coach set-down and pick-up bays (15-minute limit) near Puffing Billy’s Lakeside station. For information on group parking rates contact the park ranger on 1300 131 683 or by email