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Dom Dom Saddle - Fernshaw
Yarra Ranges National Park

3.8/5 rating (12 votes)
  • Walk Length: 10 km
  • Walk duration: 4 hours
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Style: One Way
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Walk Summary

Walk Category:  Day

Getting There:  Car

Nearest Town:  Healesville

Walk Area:  Central Victoria

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  80 km

Mobile Phone Coverage:  Yes but coverage varies by provider

Walk Details Collated:  October 2007

Walk Details Provided By:  Koonung Bushwalking Club & Diamond Valley Bushwalking Club

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Getting There

Where do we start?:  Dom Dom Saddle Car Park

How do we get to the start?: From Healesville, follow Maroondah Highway 11km north east to Fernshaw Reserve Picnic area on the right.  Leave a car/s here and continue along Highway 5km to Dom Dom Saddle Car Park on right.

Further Information

Map:  Vicmap Juliet North 1:25,000

Walk Map Dom Dom Saddle - Carter Gap – Morley Track- Fernshaw:  Grid distance: 1km; Contour Interval: 20m; Grid North to top.

Copyright State of Victoria, Department of Sustainability and Environment (DSE).  Reproduced from Vicmap Juliet North with permission of DSE

Parks Victoria: Yarra Ranges National Park

Mobile phone coverage information

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