Walk Category: Short
Getting There: Car, Train & Bus
Walk Area: Central Victoria
Distance from Melbourne GPO: 46 km
Mobile Phone Coverage: Yes
Walk Details Collated: April 2012
Walk Details Provided By: Bushwalking Victoria
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Directions: Drive on Monash Freeway and take the Berwick off ramp (Princess Hwy). As you approach Berwick, on the Princes Highway, you will find the entrance to the Park on the left hand side about 3/4 km before the shopping centre.
Car parking: There are two car parks adjacent to the Park Information Centre.
Public transport: Public transport is difficult. Take the train to Berwick and catch Bus Nos 827, 828 and 838 which travel from Berwick railway station past the entrance to the park on the Princes Highway. It is a 400-500m walk into the main entrance to the park proper.
Opening Hours: Opens from 7.00am to 5:00pm and 7.00am to 8.00pm during daylight saving.
Dogs: Dogs are welcome in the park on a leash.
To enhance your experience take with you a copy of the Brochure of the park which you can get at the Information Centre. This brochure provides a map and information on the various features in the park.
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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: