Accessible only by boat, Herring Island in the Yarra River is just 3km from the city. The park is a haven for nature and art lovers alike. Environmental sculptures made from natural materials reflect the island’s tranquil setting.


28km return trip by water
17 bridges

Herring Island, June 2015

On a freezing winters day, 25 more-or-less crazy 4th Williamstown Sea Scout members headed into the wind and up river in search of Herring Island... This is their story.

© 2015 4th Williamstown Sea Scouts

The Strand, Williamstown  VIC  3016

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