Walk Category: Day
Getting There: Car
Nearest Town: Melton
Walk Area: Central Victoria
Distance from Melbourne GPO: 57 km
Mobile Phone Coverage: Yes but coverage varies by provider
Walk Details Collated: October 2013
Walk Details Provided By: Boroondara Bushwalkers
All on track. One ascent & descent. 200m change in elevation.
Start: Antimony Mine Road.
End: Antimony Mine Road.
Disclaimer: All reasonable effort has been made to ensure that the route description was as accurate as possible at the time of publication.
The accompanying map is general in nature and should not be relied on for navigation purposes.
This park is infected with Cinnamon Fungus. Please observe the following control measures:
For full details on the fungus and required control measures please follow link provided in Further Information below.
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Take Route M79 (Calder Highway) north to Diggers Rest. Take exit to Diggers Rest/Bulla. After 1.4km turn left onto Coimadai/Diggers Rest-Coimadai Road. After 19.5km turn right onto Antimony Road. 1.7km later turn right to stay on Antimony Road. Follow until reaching the Park gate.
The walk starts and finishes here at Antimony Mine Road.
Guidebook: Melbourne's Western Gorges by Glenn Tempest, Open Space Publishing, 2012 (can purchase book online and download GPS files)
Weather forecast: Central District
Parks Victoria: website Lerderderg State Park
Parks Victoria: Park Note: Lerderderg State Park - Pyrete Range
Cinnamon Fungus: Information