Monday, November 20, 2017  
 
News & Updates
MOUNT BUFFALO SPRING RANGER UPDATE
20-10-2017 
With the snow gone, work is well underway to get ready for the summer season. Work is being carried out across the park to clear tracks and to fix and improve infrastructure. Visitors may experience some disruption to services and access to some areas.

Eurobin FallsAccess above the Lower Eurobin Falls Track will be restricted while work to repair and replace steps is undertaken. Signs will be in place to advise visitors while work is underway. Access
to the Lower Eurobin Falls and Lady Bath Falls
is open to visitors during this time but staff and contractors may be moving along the track with materials and machinery.Dates:  3 weeks 18/10 to 10/11

The Gorge Access to the lower end of The Gorge car park will be restricted while work is completed to upgrade the septic system.

Visitors will still have access to the Stone Hut and the Echo Point & Hang Glider Lookouts while work is being completed. Access to the Underground River will be via View Point Track. There will be increased truck and machinery traffic on Mount Buffalo Road to the Gorge and within the car park area. The toilets may be closed for a short period when the new system is connected but portable toilets will be placed in the car park during this short period of time.Dates: 23/10 to 25/11

‘The Horn Road’ Mount Buffalo Road from Cresta to The Horn. The Seasonal Road Closure on ‘The Horn Road’ remains in place until Thursday before Melbourne Cup weekend. The gravel section of road from Cresta to ‘The Horn’ will be graded before it
reopens. Visitors may experience trucks and machinery traveling on Mount Buffalo Road during this time.

Walking Tracks. Rangers will be systematically making their way along our track network to clear them of fallen timber and brush cut overhanging vegetation. If you would like to report any tracks that have trees down across them please leave a note in the Park Visitor Centre at the ranger station.

Cheers Michelle

Michelle Doherty Ranger Team Leader Ovens Area, Mt Buffalo National Park

T:  8427 2581 I 
M: 0417 157 940 I E: 
michelle.doherty@parks.vic.gov.au



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DINGO DELL CAFE

  SPRING and SUMMER HOLIDAY TRADING HOURS 

From OCTOBER through to the Melbourne Cup Long Weekend - Dingo Dell Cafe will operate  Wednesday to Sunday - 10am to 5pm.

The Cafe will also be open on Sunday 29th and Monday 30th October as a part of the seniors week program.

Dingo Dell and KB's Coffee Trailer will be open for the four days of the Melbourne Cup Weekend.

Van operating hours will be 10am to 4pm.

From after Cup Weekend to School Holidays van will be open Wednesday to Sunday and Dingo Dell open at weekends.

During School Holidays both businesses will be open 7 days a week.

NOTE - It is planned to close both operations on Sunday 24.12, Monday 25.12 and Tuesday 26.12 to attend seasonal family celebrations.

Please note that van operations will be subject to weather conditions as in previous years.


Regards

KB and Helen


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Dingo Dell Cafe is located in a large obvious open area to the right of the Mount Buffalo road a few km past lake Catani.
There is a large car park on the road for the snow season with an access road to the Cafe at the south end and there is limited parking at the cafe
The open areas and old ski runs that are visible from the road are used for snow play and tobogganing during winter.
There is a lookout with excellent views of the plateau at the top of the old ski slopes.



The GORGE COFFEE VAN

KB's Coffee Trailer will be open for the four days of the Melbourne Cup Weekend.

Van operating hours will be 10am to 4pm.

From after Cup Weekend to the School Holidays the van will be open Wednesday to Sunday

Please note that van operations will be subject to weather conditions as in previous years.



The Gorge Coffee van is located at the top end of the gorge precinct car park near the walking track to the Monolith and Lake Catani

Timings 10 AM to 4 PM 

Coffee and meals

Telephone Dingo Dell - 0357551590

Contact Keith on 0427451576 for group bookings outside these days