Pickup locations


  • Pick up locations will vary depending on the search location
  • Cars parked at pick up locations at the owner’s risk.
  • It is preferable for searchers to be dropped off at the pick up location if possible
Pickup LocationSearch Area LocationNotes
Northcote Police Station
48 Dennis St, Northcote
All StatePark behind the Police Station in the shopping centre car park, as close as possible to the Police Station fence or back wall.
Assembly point for departure is the foyer of the Police Station on Dennis Street.
Box Hill Equipment Store
National Storage
55 Lexton Rd, Box Hill North
All StateThere is NO suitable car parking for searchers onsite or in the street
Ringwood Police Station, 31 Ringwood St.All statePark at Eastland Level 2M West. Enter gate 5 off Ringwood St.
See detailed instructions below
Narre Warren Police Station
8 Coventry Road, Narre Warren
GippslandCarpark directly behind Police Stn, north side of Coventry Rd.
CCTV monitored by police.

Car park north side of Burke St., opposite Warragul Leisure Centre (27 Burke St)
Central and East Gippsland

eg. Baw Baw and further east
Car park is lit at night.
Latrobe Regional Hospital staff car park,
Village Ave, Traralgon
East Gippsland beyond TraralgonFrom Melbourne, turn left off the Hwy. into Village Ave. (traffic lights), between Morwell and Traralgon. The car park is then on the left side of the road, opposite the hospital. The car park is lit at night.
Leongatha Police Station, 8 South Gippsland Hwy.South Gippsland

eg. Wilson’s Promontory


Ampol Service Centre
54 Ash St., Avenel

North East
Northbound, turn left off the Hume Hwy. at Jones St.
Bright Police Station
7 Park St
North East

eg. Mt Hotham
Mt Beauty Police Station,
28 Hollands St
Bogong High Plains
Mansfield Police Station, 92 High St. (Maroondah Hwy.) Mt Buller, The Bluff
Waurn Ponds Police Station
13 - 39 Rossack Drive, Waurn Ponds
South West VictoriaPark in Police/SES compound
Police Stn open 6:00 -10:00 pm
Access: phone 03 5247 3400 (24h)

Ringwood parking – Eastland Shopping Centre

  • Enter gate 5 off Ringwood St (height clearance of 2.2 m) – see photo below
  • Turn left, signed to ‘Town Square’
  • Proceed up and park on Level 2M West, preferably against the Myer store wall (NOTE: parking level 2 is shopping level 3)
  • Proceed on foot down stairs across the car park from the Myer entrance, exit stairs onto Ringwood St opposite the Police Station
  • Cross the road and wait for then board the bus outside the Police Station.

2019-01 Ringwood Eastland gate 5

Eastland map

Eastland parking map

Last Updated on February 17, 2021