Langwarrin Flora & Fauna Reserve
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- Established:December 1985
Langwarrin Flora and Fauna Reserve is an island of relatively undisturbed natural bushland surrounded by the suburbs of Frankston and Langwarrin. The park has an important place in military history with almost a 100 year history of military use spanning from 1886 to 1979.
Dogs and other pets are not permitted in the reserve.
The Langwarrin Flora and Fauna Reserve is located 5km east of Frankston and 42km south east of Melbourne, in the northern section of the Mornington Peninsula. Access and parking is available via McClelland Drive.
Things to see and do
The park is an ideal spot for setting for quiet recreational activities including walking, jogging, photography, nature study and also cycling and horse riding in defined areas.
The walking tracks traverse a range of vegetation communities providing opportunities to see a wide variety of plants and animals as well as access to historical sites.
Wheel chair friendly access is available along Centre Break and Reservoir Track providing access to the old hospital site and reservoir.
Horse riding is permitted however only on the trail provided beside Robinsons and Warrandyte roads.
In keeping with the primary objective of protecting the reserve's conservation values, public facilities such as toilets, barbecues and picnic tables are not provided.
Aboriginal Traditional Owners
Parks Victoria acknowledges the Aboriginal Traditional Owners of Victoria - including its parks and reserves. Through their cultural traditions, Aboriginal people maintain their connection to their ancestral lands and waters. Further information is available from Aboriginal Affairs Victoria AAV and Native Title Services Victoria