Walk Category: Day
Nearest town: Healesville
Walk Area: Central Victoria
Getting There: Car
Distance from Melbourne GPO: 67 km
Mobile phone coverage: Yes but varies by provider
Walk data collected: October 2007
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Melway Map: 270 G5
Donnelly's Weir is reached from Healesville via St Leonard Road which forks off the Maroondah Highway northwards near the east end of the shops. After 1.3km turn right on to Donnelly's Weir Road and travel 700m, avoid a road off to the right and cross the small Watts River. Some 400m further on diverge left for another 700m to a ford and gate which marks the entry to the weir area.
Topographic Map: Vicmap Topographic Map Juliet North and South 1:25,000
Parks Victoria: Yarra Ranges National Park
Note: There are seasonal road closures in this park. It is strongly recommended that prospective walkers check the Parks Victoria website for current information before visiting this park.
Bushwalking Victoria's advocacy efforts aim to proactively influence decisions that impact on bushwalking and bushwalkers in Victoria, by engaging with key decision makers and land managers such as Parks Victoria and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)to ensure that bushwalking issues and opportunities are understood and considered when policies and decisions are made that impact on the bushwalking community in Victoria.
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