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Mt Waverley Retarding Basin

I have been gradually walking the length of this trail and my latest trip was along the part in Mt... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
platypus150
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Melbourne, Australia
ENJOYABLE STROLL THROUGH BUSH AND LOCAL VEGETATION

I was not aware of this walking/cycling track until a short time ago. Lovely little walk through... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Dencal1945
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

I have been gradually walking the length of this trail and my latest trip was along the part in Mt Waverley. Here the valley alternates between wide and grassy and narrow and forested. There is a turn off to the very pleasant Valley Reserve and...More

Thank platypus150
Reviewed 26 March 2018

I was not aware of this walking/cycling track until a short time ago. Lovely little walk through shrubbery, past playing fields and leash free dog parks. Past the old, now disappeared Burwood Drive In site I chose to walk from Burwood Highway through to the...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

We did a 10 km walk with our dogs on leash and we all really loved it. There was water stations near the roads (these are a long way apart) and easy paths. This is a flood mitigation area that has been built up with...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great for a peaceful walk or bike ride or taking photos of Nature's beauty. I often go for a walk along the creek and have even had the pleasure of seeing my first straw necked Ibis sitting next to an elegant heron! It was a...More

Thank Miren K
Reviewed 20 November 2017

In any long trail, the character can change along its length. The Trail is quite beautiful for its native vegetation and has fairly good surfaces along it. I traveled from Warrigal Road to Stephensons Road (about 4km). In this section there were no toilets and...More

Thank platypus150
Reviewed 5 September 2017

If you have a bike, then Scotchmans Creek Trail and Gardeners Creek trails are fantastic. You can get right into the city crossing no more than half a dozen or so roads, most minor. The trails are well maintained by the local councils. Avoid Sundays,...More

Thank jnc4321
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We were at the Waverley private hospital and needed some air so we headed down Blackburn Road and stumbled upon this section of the Scotchmans Creek Trail. What an amazing place ! It was early in the morning and frosty cold so the mist was...More

Thank Nyall G
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Whilst this portion is called the Scotchman's Creek trail, it's part of a larger network that you can walk, ride or run through the eastern suburbs of Melbourne. It is used quite extensively for recreational riders, and dedicated cyclists who go into the CBD of...More

Thank Bob L
Reviewed 8 August 2017

theres lots of riders walker many dogs. Lovely trail to relax and unwind. you can make it to the city if you are a keen walker

Thank Desilva2016
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

too be honest I enjoy the gardiner creek trail more due too the better and more plentiful parks in that trail. the huntingdale wetlands are worth a visit on trail though

Thank JohnG3121
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