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Sherbrooke Forest

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Address: Sherbrooke Road, Melbourne, Victoria 2004, Australia
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A relatively easy and enjoyable hike.

We went with a group of around 15 adults and kids, and really enjoyed the walk, despite some rain. Lots of picturesque photo ops along the way. Beautiful birds to be seen near... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with a group of around 15 adults and kids, and really enjoyed the walk, despite some rain. Lots of picturesque photo ops along the way. Beautiful birds to be seen near the entrance to the walking path. Ample picnic tables to sit and enjoy before you head out on your walk. Easy enough walk for older adults and... More 

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melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a nice decent walk with lots of options and wildlife to see, wouldnt recommend for little little kids on the big walk though.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Started hiking with my 13 month old Son and Wife just after lunch despite knowing the chance of rain forecasted at 90% possible. It started to drizzle halfway through and then it poured! Nonetheless birds can still be heard and seen!!!! Thank goodness we're not the only ones under the rain! Managed to see 2 kookaburra, a family of cockatoos... More 

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Thank TReha
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Brought my 13 yo son for a hike in the forest. It was a lovely walk with abundant birds and others; what forest should be. We started at about noon and walked about 3 hours. It was drizzling at first but began to pour halfway through but the birds kept chirping still and the sound of the cascades.

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Thank UberJoe
Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Fungi, Lyrebirds, Mountain Ash, Fern Trees - complete forest experience. It was drizzling at the time, so had to step carefully, but otherwise not an exhausting stroll. It does not seem to matter which entrance you use or which trail you choose, hard to be disappointed with what nature has to offer. Parking near any of the entrances is available.

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Thank TerryinBangkok
Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

After being "attacked" by cockatoos in the bird feeding area, we explored the nearby Hardy Gully Nature Walk. This is a 700m easy walk on flat ground, where the Parks Victoria website says will take 45min to make a loop. We finished the walk in a significantly shorter amount of time. We didn't linger in the forest as there was... More 

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is one of many good parks to visit in the Dandenong Ranges and provides a pleasant place for visitors to walk and get a good feel for Australian bush. Weekends can be busy.

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Murwillumbah, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Found this walk underwhelming. The track was very muddy but this was to be expected. What wasn't was fallen trees to climb over and gaping holes that had been taped off. Felt like the area isn't really being taken care of. Then when we got to the waterfall it was very small and the area was overgrown. Only consolation was... More 

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Thank Cosmicgirl84
Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

We did the 7 kilometre round walk commencing at the cafe at Grants Picnic ground. Saw lyre birds and heard there amazing repertoire. Finished at the cafe with a slice of the French Vanilla- suggest you share one with a friend as it is amazing but very rich.

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Thank Diane W
Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Very nice breath taking place. Walked till a small fall get lost a bit , walked about 10km with heights. Went there with my cousin's car on the 12th of May.This place is free.

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