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Replacement of Toilet Block - Ritchie's Hut
Parks Victoria are currently in the process of replacing the existing toilet at Ritchie's hut.

The works are scheduled between February and April 2017.

There may be no toilet available for use between this period as the old toilet will be decommissioned. Please ensure you walk at least 100 metres from the river or any water way, dig a hole and bury your waste and toilet paper very carefully.

If you have any queries, please contact Parks Victoria, Mansfield on 13 1963.

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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

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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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