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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 ...
 
Replacement of Toilet Block - Ritchie's Hut
 
Parks Victoria are currently in the process of replacing the existing toilet at Ritchie's hut.

The works are scheduled between February and April 2017.

There may be no toilet available for use between this period as the old toilet will be decommissioned. Please ensure you walk at least 100 metres from the river or any water way, dig a hole and bury your waste and toilet paper very carefully.

If you have any queries, please contact Parks Victoria, Mansfield on 13 1963.

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Listings starting with K

  • 2.7/5 rating (3 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Easy
  • Walk Length: 9.5 km
  • Walk duration: 3 hours

Kalimna Falls returning by Garvey Track
Great Otway National Park

Starting from Sheoak Picnic Area, walk up the lovely Sheoak valley to visit the Kalimna Falls, returning via the Garvey track to the starting point.

Karkarook Park
  • 1.3/5 rating (4 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Gentle Pusher/Wheelchair
  • Walk Length: 2-4 km
  • Walk duration: 40 - 60 mins

Karkarook Park
Karkarook Park

Karkarook, (Aboriginal name for "Sandy Place"), was originally used for flood retarding, market gardens and horse agistment. The park was later mined for sand and then transformed into the beautiful park you see today. The walks, on sealed and gravel tracks take in views of Karkarook Lake, tranquil ponds and a variety of  bird life in a bushland setting.  There are two walk options - 2km or 4km.

Knotts Siding - Coopers Creek Circuit
  • 2.8/5 rating (4 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 15 km
  • Walk duration: 5 hrs

Knotts Siding - Coopers Creek Circuit
Walhalla Historic Area

This circuit walk takes in the old Moe-Walhalla Rail line, the current township of Erica and surrounding farmland, and passes through the old copper mining town of Coopers Creek.

Knotts Siding - Horseshoe Bend Tunnel - Thomson Station
  • 2.5/5 rating (2 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Easy
  • Walk Length: 8 km
  • Walk duration: 3 hrs

Knotts Siding - Horseshoe Bend Tunnel - Thomson Station
Walhalla Historic Area

The walk mainly follows the old Moe-Walhalla rail line and includes a side walk to Horseshoe Bend tunnel.

Kororoit Creek
  • 4.0/5 rating (2 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Gentle Pusher/Wheelchair Very Easy
  • Walk Length: 7 km
  • Walk duration: 2.5 hours

Kororoit Creek

A well-defined, sealed trail along the valley of Kororoit Creek which contains mini-rapids, large waterholes and basalt cliffs.   Spring is the best season for this walk, which goes through many areas replanted by community volunteers and Melbourne Water.  The walk starts and finishes with short bus trips to and from Sunshine Station.