Closure of Wilsons Prom

Wilsons Promontory National Park will be closed from Monday 21 August to the morning of Friday 25 August 2017 due to an annual deer control program. For further information click here

Volunteers Required - Trackwork

Langi Ghiran Water Race Circuit

26 August 2017 at 9.30am - 16 Volunteers required. Contact David Miller on

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.

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

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Grants Picnic Ground Walks
Dandenong Ranges National Park

3.1/5 rating (14 votes)
  • Walk Length: 0.5 - 2.5 km each
  • Walk duration: 20 - 45 mins each
  • Walk Grade: Pusher/Wheelchair Very Easy
  • Walk Style: Circuit
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Grants Picnic Ground Walks

Walk Summary

Walk Category:  Short

Getting There:  Car, Train & Bus

Nearest Town:  Belgrave

Walk Area:  Melbourne - East

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  46 km

Mobile Phone Coverage:  Yes

Walk Details Collated:  2009

Walk Details Provided By:  Bushwalking Victoria

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Getting There

Melway map:  75 J3.

Car parking:  Turn into Grants Picnic Ground; free.

Public transport:
Belgrave line train to Belgrave Station.  Then bus 663, direction Lilydale Station (stop outside Community Centre, Kallista) or bus 694, direction Olinda (stop in Sherbrooke Road just past Kallista roundabout).  Return buses: direction Belgrave Station.  Note: No bus service on Sundays.

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Further Information

Parks Victoria:  Dandenong Ranges National Park (look for the Park Note on the Sherbrooke section of this park)

Dogs:  No, as this is a National Park.

Facilities:  Toilets next to the cafĂ©/shop; picnic tables, barbecues and drinking fountains to the right of the main entrance.  There are seats at Margaret Lester Track and Fern Tree Loop Walk.

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