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.
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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Tirhatuan Park

3.3/5 rating (3 votes)
  • Walk duration: 40 - 75 mins
  • Walk Grade: Gentle
  • Walk Style: Return, Circuit
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Tirhatuan Park

Walk Summary

Walk Category:  Short

Getting There:  Car, Bus

Nearest Town:  Dandenong

Walk Area:  Melbourne - South

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  32 km

Mobile Phone Coverage:  Yes

Walk Details Collated:  February 2012

Walk Details Provided ByBushwalking Victoria


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Getting There

Melways:  81 E7

Directions:   Kriegel Way, off Outlook Drive, Dandenong North

Car parking:  Car park located at the end of  Kriegal Way

Public transport: 

Bus:  The 862 (Dandenong—Chadstone) bus stops on Outlook Drive at the top of Kriegal Way. It is a short walk to the start point of the walks.

Further Information

Opening Hours: The park is open 24 hours

Parks Victoria:  Dandenong Valley Parklands (for other parks along Dandenong Creek)

Facilities:  There are many picnic tables close to the play grounds well as a drinking fountain behind the toilet block at the junction with the Dandenong Creek Trail.  Toilets are located at the Kriegal Way car park.

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