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Warburton - O'Shannassy Aqueduct Trail - Don Road
Yarra Ranges National Park

1.9/5 rating (24 votes)
  • Walk Length: 12 km
  • Walk duration: 3.5 hours
  • Walk Grade: Easy
  • Walk Style: One Way
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Walk Summary

Walk Category:  Short

Getting There:  Car

Nearest Town:  Warburton

Walk Area:  Central Victoria

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  80 km

Mobile Phone Coverage:  Yes but coverage varies by provider

Walk Details Collated:  October 2007

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

 

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Getting There

Where do we start?: Yuonga Road car-park.
How do we get to the start?: Drive to Warburton via the Maroondah and Warburton Highways. At Launching Place turn north on Don Road and continue to the Ewarts Road/Don Road car park at the end of the Aqueduct Walk. Leave a car/s at Don Road to enable drivers to retrieve their cars from Yuonga Road car park. Because of its size, leave as few cars as possible at Yuonga Road car park.

Retrace route (south) to Warburton Highway and turn left (east) to Warburton. From Warburton drive a short way up the Donna Buang Road and just past the hospital turn left up Yuonga Road which is followed to the end and a small carpark.

Further Information

Map:  Vicmap topographic 1:25,000 8022-4-5 Juliet South.

Walk Map for Warburton - O'Shannassy Aqueduct Trail to Don Road:  Grid distance: 1km; Contour Interval: 20m; Grid North to top.  Copyright State of Victoria, Parks Victoria, Department of Sustainability and Environment (DSE). Reproduced from Parks Victoria O'Shannassy Walking Trail map with permission of DSE.

Parks Victoria: Yarra Ranges National Park, O'Shannassy Aqueduct Park Note

Mobile phone coverage information

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