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Pipemakers Park

3.5/5 rating (2 votes)
  • Walk Length: 2.6 - 6.5 km
  • Walk duration: 45 - 90 mins
  • Walk Grade: Gentle Pusher/Wheelchair
  • Walk Style: Circuit
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Pipemakers Park

Walk Summary

Walk Category:  Short

Getting There:  Car, Tram

Walk Area:  Melbourne - West

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  9 km

Mobile Phone Coverage:  Yes

Walk Details Collated:  2009

Walk Details Provided By:  Bushwalking Victoria

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Getting There

Melway reference:  Map 28 D8.

Car parking:  Free parking is available in Pipemakers Park.  Enter from the Warrs Road roundabout on Van Ness Ave at the rear of Highpoint Shopping Centre.

Public transport:  Take tram 82 from Footscray or Moonee Ponds or tram 57 from the city to the corner of Gordon and River Streets Maribyrnong.  Walk along Gordon St towards Highpoint and enter Pipemakers Park from the Warrs Road roundabout. The walks can also be commenced from the Maribyrnong Road/Raleigh Road bridge over the Maribyrnong River

Further Information

Dogs:  Dogs are allowed on leash only, except for off-leash areas as described below.

Parks Victoria:  Pipemakers Park

Facilities:  There is a good level of shade and reasonable wind protection.  There are bench seats, tables, drinking fountains and toilets along the trail. Barbecues and playgrounds are located at Riverside Park and Coulson Gardens.

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