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Langwarrin Flora & Fauna Reserve

Black Wallaby
from David Leeding
 
Black Wallaby
from David Leeding
 
Microtis unifolia
from Ron Neyenhuis
 
Diuris (Donkey Orchid)
from Ron Neyenhuis
 
Bunochilus melagrammus
from Ron Neyenhuis
 
Taurantha concinna
from Ron Neyenhuis
 
Pterostylis nutans
from Ron Neyenhuis
 
Thelymitra Ixioides - Spotted Sun Orchid
from Joanne Capon
 
Thelymitra x Ixioides - Pink Spotted Sun Orch
from Joanne Capon
 
Thelymitra Rubra - Salmon Sun Orchid
from Joanne Capon
 
Thelymitra Rubra - Salmon Sun Orchid
from Joanne Capon
 
Large Tongue Orchid
from Joanne Capon
 
Tiliqua scincoides scincoides
from Wayne
 
Tufted Lily
from Joanne Capon
 
Rosy Hyacinth Orchid
from Joanne Capon
 
Horned Orchid
from Joanne Capon
 
Thelymitra Ixioides
from Joanne Capon
 
Phaps elegans
from Wayne
 
Lichenostomus leucotis
from Wayne
 
Strepera graculina
from Wayne
 
Skink
from Wayne
 
Langwarrin
from Wayne
 

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Park Statistics

  • Established:December 1985
  • Area:214ha
Short walk

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

Dogs and other pets are not permitted in the reserve.

Getting here

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.

Facilities

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

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