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Langi Ghiran Water Race Circuit

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Federation Walk - 28 & 29 October


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Grampians Peak Trail

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Karkarook Park
Karkarook Park

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  • Walk Length: 2-4 km
  • Walk duration: 40 - 60 mins
  • Walk Grade: Gentle Pusher/Wheelchair
  • Walk Style: Circuit
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Karkarook Park

Walk Summary

Walk Category:  Short

Getting There:  Car, Bus

Walk Area:  Melbourne - South

Distance from Melbourne GPO:  25 km

Mobile Phone Coverage:  Yes

Walk Details Collated:  2011

Walk Details Provided By:  Bushwalking Victoria


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Getting There

Melways: 78 D7

Car:  Take CityLink (Toll way) and Monash Freeway towards S.E. Surburbs.  Take Warragul Rd off ramp and follow Warragul Rd south for about 7 km before.  Fairchild St is the first turn to the left after South Rd and enter park from Fairchild Street.

Car parking:  Free parking is available in 3 car parks throughout the park.  Enter via Fairchild Street which is accessed from Warrigal Road. Park in the first, (Dragonfly), car park which is near the Information Centre for the start of the walks.

Public transport:  Bus number 903, which travels down Warrigal Road, stops at the end of Fairchild Street. There is an entrance to the park at this corner and a path, approximately 250 metres, leading to the Information Centre and the start of the walks.

Further Information

Facilities:  There are several picnic shelters/pavilions and free electric barbecues in area adjacent to the in the park. Toilets are located at the Information Centre. There is also a children's playground in  the Information Centre area. Rubbish bins are not provided so please take all rubbish with you.

Dogs:  Dogs are permitted in the park on a leash, and there is a specified off leash area.

Parks Victoria:  Karkarook Park

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