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Croanjingolong National Park

Parks Victoria need a lot of work to be done in this fantastic park. Camping from 10 June to 18 June is free. Parks Victoria will provide one to two BBQs over this period. Read more...

Goldfields Track - Yarra Ranges

Parks Victoria has asked BTAC if we can provide 12 volunteers to help with track clearing on Saturday, 13 May on the Goldfields Track in the Yarra Ranges. 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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  • 0.0/5 rating (0 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 12 km
  • Walk duration: 5.5 hours

Yankee Creek Water Races

This walk takes in varied scenery along Yankee Creek, along water races
through pleasant forest in a lesser-known area that has a rich history of gold
mining.

  • 2.4/5 rating (5 votes)
  • Walk Type: Day
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Length: 16 km
  • Walk duration: 5 hours

Yankee Mine Track Circuit
Wombat State Forest

A circuit walk along tracks north east of Blackwood, going past the historic
Yankee Mine.  Walk goes through Wombat State Forest and part of Lerderderg State Park.

Yarra Bend Park - Studley Park
  • 2.8/5 rating (4 votes)
  • Walk Type: Short
  • Walk Grade: Gentle Pusher/Wheelchair
  • Walk Length: 850m
  • Walk duration: 25 mins

Yarra Bend Park - Studley Park

This area has been appreciated by Victorians for a long period of time. The area of the Yarra River a short way downstream was an important meeting site for the Wurrundjeri people, with good hunting and fishing.  In 1863 the boat house was established and is now the oldest operating boathouse in Victoria.  Around this walk you will see original native bushland and maybe some local lorikeets, parrots and cockatoos.