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BTAC - Track Clearing - Volunteers Needed

Labour Day weekend, Friday 10th – Monday 13th March.  Read more...

Detours, Yarra State Forest

Detours will be in place in the Yarra State forest during February/March to ensure public safety around timber harvesting operations.  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 ...

Peaks Challenge Falls Creek

Due to the many cyclists taking part in the event, a number of road closures and changes to traffic conditions will be made in the region on Sunday 12 March. 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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La-Ne-Jeering Walk
  • 2.7/5 rating (3 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Very Easy
  • Walk Length: 1.8 km
  • Walk duration: 30 mins

La-Ne-Jeering Walk
Langi Ghiran State Park

A short walk to an aboriginal art site which is unique to this area. To the Djab Wurrung people, this area is a sacred site.  Please treat it with respect.

Lake Daylesford to Bryces Flat Circuit
  • 0.0/5 rating (0 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 14 km
  • Walk duration: 4.5 hrs

Lake Daylesford to Bryces Flat Circuit
Hepburn Regional Park

The walk follows Wombat Creek and Sailors Creek from Lake Daylesford to Bryces Flat,  and return to Lake Daylesford. The undulating track narrows in places to single file and passes gold diggings, old huts and deep mine shafts through pleasant bushland with occasional schlerophyll forest. Mineral springs may be sampled en route.

Lake Mountain: Snowy Hill Car Park - Keppel Hut - Gerratys Car Park
  • 2.4/5 rating (13 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 16 km
  • Walk duration: 5.5 hours

Lake Mountain: Snowy Hill Car Park - Keppel Hut - Gerratys Car Park
Yarra Ranges National Park

A circular walk through beautiful and diverse forest starting on a 4WD track followed by an ascent up a very overgrown walking track then on undulating walking tracks with a moderate climb through snow gum forest. An easy descent on ski trails completes the circuit. Total climbing about 450m.  As at August 2012 the Upper Taggerty Road (Track) was closed.  It is strongly recommended that prospective walkers check the Parks Victoria website and/or contact the local ranger for current information before visiting this park.

Langi Ghiran Reservoir Walk
  • 0.0/5 rating (0 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Easy
  • Walk Length: 6 km
  • Walk duration: 2 - 2.5 hours

Langi Ghiran Reservoir Walk
Langi Ghiran State Park

A pleasant walk from the picnic ground to the 1880 reservoir and the quarry used to built the reservoir.  Follow a creek to the reservoir and then a stone water race en route to a lookout close to a pipe outlet (Ararat water supply).  The lookout gives good views to Ben Nevis and the Mt Buangor Range.

Langi Ghiran Walk and Overnight Hike
  • 3.6/5 rating (5 votes)
  • Walk Type: Backpack
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 17 km
  • Walk duration: 2 days (12 hours)

Langi Ghiran Walk and Overnight Hike
Langi Ghiran State Park

A 2 day walk that combines a walk in a wild and interesting area with an overnight bush camp in a mountainous park.  Includes a visit to an aboriginal art site. Walkers new to bush camping may wish to take on this walk as a means of gaining experience for longer distance trips and carrying a pack with all your overnight requirements. Low-impact camping with no toilet, washing or cooking facilities. Car shuffle required.

  • 0.0/5 rating (0 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 15 km
  • Walk duration: 4.5 hrs

Leitches Creek Springs
Wombat State Forest

A varied walk through bushland in the Wombat Forest, the surrounds of the Bullarto Reservoir, and the hamlets of Bullarto and Leitches Creek Springs. Points of interest include a visit to Bullarto and its reservoir, Kangaroo Creek valley, the extinct volcano: Currys Hill and Leitches Creek Springs, where in 1900 a spring water bottling plant operated.

Lerderderg River Heritage Walk
  • 3.8/5 rating (5 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Easy
  • Walk Length: 8.7 km
  • Walk duration: 3 hours

Lerderderg River Heritage Walk
Wombat State Forest

A pretty walk, mainly on old water races beside the upper reaches of the Lerderderg River to the site of the old Crown Dam. The return is along a slightly different route on the same side of the river. There are some great views of the river and nearby hills. There is time to admire the beautiful forest and lovely stonework on the races.

  • 3.0/5 rating (4 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 10 km
  • Walk duration: 4 - 5 hours

London Bridge - Quarantine Station - Point Nepean
Point Nepean National Park

This walk has excellent coastal scenery, visit historical sites, disused war bunkers, quarantine station and the site of Prime Minister Harold Holt's disappearance at Cheviot Beach. Car shuffle required.

  • 4.0/5 rating (3 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 8 km
  • Walk duration: 3 hours

Lower and Upper Kalimna Falls
Great Otway National Park

This walk starts from Sheoak Picnic Area and combines visits to the Upper and Lower Kalimna Falls on Sheoak Creek with a walk overlooking the steep Cumberland River valley to the Castle Rock lookout.

Lower and Upper Kalimna Falls and Castle Rock Lookout
  • 2.7/5 rating (7 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 14 km
  • Walk duration: 5 hours

Lower and Upper Kalimna Falls and Castle Rock Lookout
Great Otway National Park

This walk starts from Sheoak Picnic Area and combines visits to the upper and lower Kalimna falls on Sheoak Creek with a walk overlooking the steep Cumberland river valley to the Castle Rock lookout.

Lysterfield Lake
  • 3.7/5 rating (3 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Very Easy
  • Walk Length: 6.5 km
  • Walk duration: 2 - 3 hours

Lysterfield Lake
Lysterfield Park

A pleasant stroll around Lysterfield Lake which is a haven for a wide variety of birds.