Walk Category: Short
Getting There: Car, Tram
Walk Area: Melbourne - West
Distance from Melbourne GPO: 9 km
Mobile Phone Coverage: Yes
Walk Details Collated: 2009
Walk Details Provided By: Bushwalking Victoria
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Melway reference: Map 28 D8.
Car parking: Free parking is available in Pipemakers Park. Enter from the Warrs Road roundabout on Van Ness Ave at the rear of Highpoint Shopping Centre.
Public transport: Take tram 82 from Footscray or Moonee Ponds or tram 57 from the city to the corner of Gordon and River Streets Maribyrnong. Walk along Gordon St towards Highpoint and enter Pipemakers Park from the Warrs Road roundabout. The walks can also be commenced from the Maribyrnong Road/Raleigh Road bridge over the Maribyrnong River
Dogs: Dogs are allowed on leash only, except for off-leash areas as described below.
Parks Victoria: Pipemakers Park
Facilities: There is a good level of shade and reasonable wind protection. There are bench seats, tables, drinking fountains and toilets along the trail. Barbecues and playgrounds are located at Riverside Park and Coulson Gardens.
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: