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Volunteers Required - Trackwork

Langi Ghiran Water Race Circuit

26 August 2017 at 9.30am - 16 Volunteers required. Contact David Miller on davidmiller3199@gmail.com

Federation Walk - 28 & 29 October

Warburton

This years' Federation Walk is hosted by Melbourne Bushwalkers - planning is well ahead and bookings open on July 1. For further information follow this link.

Changes to the Packhorse Track

Many bushwalkers will have walked the delightful Packhorse Track that winds up through the forest from Howmans Gap to Falls Creek. There have been some changes to the track recently as part of Falls Creek's summer strategy. Read more

Grampians Peak Trail

Excitement in the Grampians is building, as construction on the northern and southern sections of the Peaks Trail gets underway.
Parks Victoria is working with hikers to plan the most scenic walks through the area. Watch this video

Deer Hunting on Snake Island

The Victorian Government announced recently that it would allow a trial to hunt hog deer on the island for a two year period. Bushwalking Victoria has a number of concerns reagrding this proposal. Read more ...
 

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Listings starting with B

  • 3.0/5 rating (8 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Easy
  • Walk Length: 10 km
  • Walk duration: 4.5 hours

Babbington Hill
Wombat State Forest

A walk through Wombat State Forest with attractive forested scenery on the lower slopes of Babbington Hill and over the hill-top with views of the surrounding country.

  • 3.5/5 rating (13 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 12 km
  • Walk duration: 4 hours

Back Wall Walk
Mount Buffalo National Park

This is a delightful walk through snow gums, granite tors and open frost hollows, terminating at the Back Wall where there is an excellent view.  Involves a 240m climb.

Baldry's Crossing - Cape Schanck
  • 3.4/5 rating (12 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 16km
  • Walk duration: 4-5 hours

Baldry's Crossing - Cape Schanck
Mornington Peninsula National Park

This walk passes through a grass tree forest, has views over farmland and rocky coastline and you may see wildlife.  Requires a car shuffle.

  • 1.7/5 rating (3 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 10 km
  • Walk duration: 3 - 4 hours

Baldry's Crossing - Gwenmarlin Road
Mornington Peninsula National Park

Features native coastal bushland, a Grass Tree forest, good views and wild life such as kangaroos. Car shuffle required.

  • 2.5/5 rating (6 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 14 km
  • Walk duration: 4- 5 hours

Baldry's Crossing - Seawinds
Mornington Peninsula National Park

You will see Tree Fern valleys, grass tree forests, native heathland coastal bush, pleasant suburban streets, a secluded bird sanctuary dam, a small waterfall  with a gorge below, Seawind Gardens and excellent views over Port Phillip Bay, Bass strait and the Southern Peninsula. Requires a car shuffle.

  • 2.8/5 rating (21 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 14 km
  • Walk duration: 5 hours

Balt Camp Circuit
Wombat State Forest

A circuit walk following part of the Great Dividing Trail (GDT) from Nolan Creek Picnic Area to 'Balt Camp' ruins, returning via Rat Hole/Olsen Track/Lerderderg Road.

Beach and Bush near Aireys Inlet
  • 3.3/5 rating (9 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 15 km
  • Walk duration: 4 -5 hours

Beach and Bush near Aireys Inlet
Great Otway National Park

Starting in the centre of Aireys Inlet, we walk to the lighthouse, then along the coast, crossing Moggs Creek, then turn inland following woodland tracks to Moggs Creek Picnic Area. From there, we return to Aireys Inlet via a ridgeline walk offering splendid views of the coast and cliffs.

  • 3.9/5 rating (9 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Easy
  • Walk Length: 8 km
  • Walk duration: 2 - 3 hours

Beaufort Lake and Forest Walk
Trawalla State Forest

A walk around Beaufort Lake and out into the adjoining State Forest through
an old gold mining area.  This walks starts and finishes at the Beaufort Caravan Park.

  • 3.0/5 rating (32 votes)
  • Walk Type: Backpack
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 21 km
  • Walk duration: 2 days, 11 hours

Beeripmo Walk
Mt Cole State Forest

This walk takes you through a mixture of woodland and lush ferns, waterfalls, moss-covered rocks, weather-beaten outcrops, and stunning views of the surrounding plains and hills.  Stay at Beeripmo Campground overnight.

  • 2.4/5 rating (22 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Hard
  • Walk Length: 9.6 km
  • Walk duration: 5 hours

Ben Nevis Walk
Mt Cole State Forest

A steep walk at the Northern end of the mountain range, with great views which often include wedgetail eagles and hang gliders.

Black Hill Reserve
  • 3.8/5 rating (9 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Easy
  • Walk Length: 2 - 12 kms
  • Walk duration: 1 - 3 hrs

Black Hill Reserve

Black Hill comprises large granite outcrops rising to a summit 614 meters above sea level from a base which is some 530 meters above sea level. Walks from 2km to 12 kms allow walkers to enjoy extensive views together with impressive rock formations.

  • 2.9/5 rating (15 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Hard
  • Walk Length: 18km
  • Walk duration: 6.5 hours

Blackwood - Ruth's Gully Circuit
Lerderderg State Park

Up to Sweet's Lookout, then to a high point of the ridge around picturesque Ruth's Gully, returning to Blackwood along Byers Back Track via the Tunnel.

  • 3.0/5 rating (21 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Easy
  • Walk Length: 9 km
  • Walk duration: 4 hours

Blackwood and Shaws Lake Historic Walk
Lerderderg State Park

This interesting walk visits many of the features in and around the historic gold mining township of Blackwood: Blackwood cemetery, churches, the pub, shops; plus the Blackwood mineral springs on the Lerderderg River and Shaws Lake.

  • 2.4/5 rating (5 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Easy
  • Walk Length: 6 km
  • Walk duration: 3 hours

Blackwood Historic Tour
Lerderderg State Park

This walk visits some of the interesting features in and around the historic town of Blackwood.  Additional information on Blackwood can be obtained from the Information Stand in the Blackwood General Store.  Also refer to the attachment 'About Blackwood'.

  • 2.5/5 rating (11 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Hard
  • Walk Length: 16 - 17 km
  • Walk duration: 5 - 6 hours

Blairgowrie - Portsea (Front and Back Beaches)
Mornington Peninsula National Park

This walk has excellent coastal scenery, historical sites, artists views of the bay, views over Sorrento, a botanical gardens and old historical buildings. There are a number of secluded bays on the Bass Strait side of the Peninsula. Artists viewpoints are marked on the artists walk map obtained at the Information Centre near start of the walk. The walk takes you through Sorrento and Portsea as well as along Portsea's front and back beaches.