We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Driven past it hundreds of times, today I finally stopped.

Have driven past this place hundreds of times since I was a kid and never actually stopped. Today I... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2016
JohnG3121
,
Greater Melbourne, Australia
Jet ski picnic

Let's be honest. Pykes creek is fairly uninspiring unless you're into water sports. There's only a... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Karen L
,
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
Read all 3 reviews
1
All photos (1)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
28 Dec 2017
“Jet ski picnic”
24 Mar 2017
“Filling in time”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
22°
10°
Dec
25°
12°
Jan
25°
13°
Feb
Contact
Pykes Creek Road | 72 km west of Melbourne on the Western Highway, Ballan, Victoria, Australia
Website
Improve This Listing
Reviews (3)
Filter reviews
3 results
Traveller rating
1
1
1
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
1
1
1
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Let's be honest. Pykes creek is fairly uninspiring unless you're into water sports. There's only a few trees so you really do need to bring your own shade. There's no bbqs near the boat ramp and the play ground is pretty far away. We went...More

Date of experience: December 2017
2  Thank Karen L
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

A lovely relaxing time..water clean and clear...excellent area for kayaking/canoeing/boating...mozzie inswarms in evening... so repellant a good idea....great area for photos...picnic..shade...can't wait to go back...

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank lefleaxx
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Have driven past this place hundreds of times since I was a kid and never actually stopped. Today I pulled off the highway and dive a few kms down the road. So glad I did as it's a beautiful spot. It's very popular with jet...More

Date of experience: February 2016
4  Thank JohnG3121
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Melton Motor Inn and Apartments
73 reviews
25.90 km away
Quality Hotel Tabcorp Park
77 reviews
27.97 km away
Gisborne Motel
50 reviews
29.27 km away
Macedon Ranges Hotel & Spa
131 reviews
30.46 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 12 nearby restaurants
The Plough Bistro
136 reviews
3.78 km away
Zest Cafe
44 reviews
6.86 km away
Greendale Country Pub
40 reviews
5.26 km away
The Tin Plate Cafe
48 reviews
6.89 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 9 nearby attractions
St Anne's Winery
23 reviews
1.71 km away
Ballan Farmers Market
7 reviews
6.55 km away
Werribee Gorge State Park
51 reviews
7.11 km away
The Garden of St Erth
59 reviews
14.55 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Pykes Creek Reservoir staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines