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Federation Walk - 28 & 29 October

Warburton

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.

BWV Leadership Forum & AGM

Save the date - BWV Leadership Forum is being held on June 24, 2017. 

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.
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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Marum Point Circuit
Alpine National Park

3.5/5 rating (2 votes)
  • Walk Length: 11 km
  • Walk duration: 4 hours
  • Walk Grade: Easy
  • Walk Style: Circuit
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Marum Point Circuit

Walk Summary

Walk Category: Day

Getting There: Car

Nearest Town: Falls Creek, Mount Beauty

Walk Area: North East Victoria

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  370 km

Mobile Phone Coverage: Partial, depends on location and service provider

Walk Details Collated: February 2010

Walk Details Provided By:  Waverley Bushwalking Club

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Getting There

Travel to Falls Creek on the Hume Highway to Wangaratta.  From Wangaratta take the Great Alpine Rd (route B500) to Myrtleford, Bright, Mount Beauty and then Falls Creek village.

From Falls Creek Village continue by car on the Bogong High Plains Road until the start of the Big River Fire Track just past Watchbed Creek at 5.2 km from Falls Creek. Park the cars at the intersection.

 

 

Further Information

The bushwalking season in alpine areas is usually from November to May but can vary according to weather conditions.

Parks VictoriaAlpine National Park,

Parks Victoria:  Park Note: The High Country - walks around Bogong High Plains and Mountain Creek 

Alpine Shire visitor information

In summer, there is accommodation and food available but no petrol.  Refer Falls Creek website for more information.

Mobile phone coverage information  

Maps: 

1.  VicMap 1:50,000 Bogong Alpine Area and Bogong Alpine Area Outdoor Recreation Guide, Spatial Vision Innovations, 2011

2. VicMap 1:30,000 T8324-2-4-2 & T8324-2-3-1

3. Victoria Topographic Map 8324 Bogong, 1: 100 000.

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