Walk Category: Short
Getting There: Car
Nearest Town: Laverton, Hoppers Crossing
Walk Area: Melbourne - West
Distance from Melbourne GPO: 32 km
Mobile Phone Coverage: Yes
Walk Details Collated: 2011
Walk Details Provided By: Bushwalking Victoria
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Melways: 53 B11
Car: Turn off the Princes Freeway at Laverton on to Point Cook Road. Continue down his road, for approximately 5km, and turn left on to the Point Cook Homestead Road. Follow this road to the Homestead and park in the car park.
Car parking: Free parking is available in 2 car parks, one outside the Homestead gate and one inside.
Public transport: No Public Transport is available.
Facilities: There is a Cafe at the Homestead area. Some picnic tables, car parks, and toilets are located in the Homestead area. Toilets and a playground are also located at the Information centre and BBQ area near the RAAF Lake. Rubbish bins are not provided, please take all rubbish with you.
Parks Victoria: Point Cook Coastal Park
Opening Hours: The Park open times are:- Daily 8.30am - 5pm, 8.30am - 7pm Dec & Jan, 8.30am - 6pm Nov, Feb & Mar.
Dogs: Dogs are not permitted in the 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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