Yorkey's Knob Foreshore Park

Location: Road Reserve Yorkey's Knob

Good park for: bbqs; exploring-nature; kids-playground; picnics; walking

Facilities:

  • BBQ
  • Drinking water
  • Picnic shelter
  • Picnic table
  • Playground
  • Showers
  • Toilets

Yorkey's Knob Foreshore Park
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Yorkey's Knob foreshore has everything you need including electric BBQs, sheltered picnic tables, playground, drinking water,  large shade trees, toilet facilities and stunning water views.

History behind the name

Named after the suburb which was named after George Lawson who had a beche-de-mer fishing station on Green Island in the 19th century and used to collect wood where Yorkey's Knob is. His nickname was Yorkey because he was a Yorkshire man. Yorkey's Knob is 40 metres (131 feet) high.

Last updated: 22 September 2017