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Upper Yarra Reservoir Park has a vast range of indigenous eucalypt species which include:
- Manna Gum
- Grey Gum
- Candlbark Gum
- Wattle Silver
- Cinnamon and Myrtle Wattle
- Prickly Currant bush
- Common Ground-fern
- Rough Tree-fern.
There are many other indigenous species including grevilleas and banksias. The park also has West Australian flowering gums and numerous exotic species such as pinoaks, English oaks, Italian poplars, white poplars, golden elm, European ash, also coniferous trees such as Douglas Firs, California Redwoods, Golden Monterey Cypress and Himalayan Cedar and Colorado Spruce.
Discover Upper Yarra Reservoir Park's nightlife on a spotlight forest walk. At dusk join your experienced local guide who knows the hiding places of animals such as Greater Gliders, Sugar Gliders, wombats, Swamp Wallabies, possums, bats, Samba Deer, owls, fish and kookaburras. Night walks are available throughout the year, weather permitting.
14 Nov 2013
During National Recycling Week, 11-17 November, Parks Victoria is highlighting the increasing use of recycling in its parks. A great example is the new play space being built at Brimbank Park which features a number of recycling aspects. In particular, the hundreds of special brick pavers that that were individually…