Federation Walk - 28 & 29 October


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.
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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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Dom Dom Saddle - Mt Dom Dom - Dom Dom Saddle
Yarra Ranges National Park

2.4/5 rating (23 votes)
  • Walk Length: 11 km
  • Walk duration: 6 hours
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Style: Circuit
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Walk Summary

Walk Category:  Day

Getting There:  Car

Nearest Town:  Healesville

Walk Area:  Central Victoria

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  91 km

Mobile Phone Coverage:  Yes but coverage varies by provider

Walk Details Collated:  October 2007

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


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Getting There

Where do we start?: At the Dom Dom Saddle picnic area & car park.

How do we get to the start?: From Healesville follow Maroondah Highway North East, past Fernshaw Reserve on the right hand side of the road and proceed on up "Blacks Spur", at the summit turn right (east) into Dom Dom saddle picnic area car park (500m).

Further Information

Map:  Cathedral Range Outdoor Leisure Map July 1993, Vicmap Topographic Maps T8023-3-2-1, T8023-2-3-4, t8023-2-4-3 and T8023-3-1-2 (

Walk Map for Dom Dom Saddle - Mt. Dom Dom and circuit around to Dom Dom Saddle:  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

Comments (1)

  • E Barraclough

    E Barraclough

    08 April 2013 at 00:37 |
    April 2013 - lots of logging activity - no idea where the track to the summit was and half way around we had to give up and retrace our steps as there seems to be a honey bee farm on the track!

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