Walk Category: Short
Getting There: Car, Train, Bus
Walk Area: Melbourne - North
Distance from Melbourne GPO: 6 km
Mobile Phone Coverage: Yes
Walk Details Collated: 2009
Walk Details Provided By: Bushwalking Victoria
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Melway map: 30 D11
Car parking: Very limited.
Train: Epping Line to Rushall Station.
Bus: Route 250 Latrobe University to Garden City, get off at Rushall Station or route 253 Northland to Garden City, get off in Rushall Crescent and walk across to the railway station. Both buses may be taken from the corner of Lonsdale and Exhibition Street in the City. Buses run every day.
Dogs: Permitted on leash.
Darebin Council Merri Creek Trail map (phone 03 8470 8470 or online at http://www.darebin.vic.gov.au/Page/Page.aspx?Page_Id=314).
Facilities: Seats at intervals; toilets at Sumner Park, Kirkdale Park, CERES; water fountain/tap at Sumner Park; barbecues at Sumner Park and Kirkdale Park; café at CERES.
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.
Below is a list of campaigns that we encourage you to join: