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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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Wombat Gully

3.3/5 rating (3 votes)
  • Walk Length: 19 km
  • Walk duration: 5.5 hrs
  • Walk Grade: Medium
  • Walk Style: Circuit
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Wombat Gully

Walk Summary

Walk Category:Day

Getting There: Car

Nearest Town: Daylesford

Walk Area: Central Victoria

Distance from Melbourne GPO: 112 km

Mobile Phone Coverage: Yes but coverage varies by provider

Walk Details Collated: May 2015

Walk Details Provided by: Federation 2015; Bayside Bushwalking Club & Great Dividing Trail Association

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Getting There

From the Hepburn Primary school turn right onto Main Road and continue in an easterly direction until it turns right (south) and becomes C138. Continue for about 4 km to Daylesford. Go straight ahead through the second roundabout and turn right into Bleakley Street. Cross the causeway and turn right immediately into the Lake Daylesford car park (Grid Reference (GR) 464627).

Further Information

Total uphill: 520 m
Gradient: short steep hills <20%
Path: generally formed tracks

Maps:
  Vicmap Topo 1:25000 A0: 7723-3-N DAYLESFORD NORTH
                                       7723-3-S DAYLESFORD SOUTH
                                      
  Vicmap Topo 1:30000 A4: 7723-3-1-3, 7723-3-2-4

Daylesford and Hepburn Springs – tourism and accommodation

Mobile Phone Coverage: Telstra, Optus, Vodaphone

 

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