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Things to do

Bird watching
Horse riding
Rock climbing/abseiling
Short walk
  • canoe

    Canoeing Canoeing on the winding path through the beautiful bush land of Warrandyte Gorge on the Yarra River in the State Park is a popular thing to do for enthusiasts who…

  • rockclimb

    Abseiling at Whipstick Gully Quarry Whipstick Gully Quarry is a good spot for abseiling or rock climbing. Make sure you contact the ranger first on 13 1963.

  • horseriding

    Horse riding This is a great park for horse riding. There are several areas in the park where you can go horse riding. Designated horse riding trails or bridle trails are located…

  • walking

    Jumping Creek Reserve Jumping Creek has a large recreational area with wood barbecues, picnic tables, toilets and an information shelter. Some wood is provided but it is advisable to bring your own.For those…

  • Fourth Hill carpark and picnic area

    Fourth Hill - Gold Memorial Accessibility Information Access to the river from the carpark at Fourth Hill is quite rough. There are two square accessible picnic tables close to the river. Both have roll under…

  • family picnic at table - metro park

    Pound Bend Reserve Pound Bend has a delightful picnic area with tables, toilets, a canoe launching ramp and great views of the river. There are easy walks and tracks around this area.Dogs are…

  • walking - park

    Whipstick Gully Several relics of the gold mine boom remain amongst old mines. An excellent history of the area is provided on the information shelter. There is a self-guided walk of the…

  • Pound Bend tunnel river view

    Black Flat Open woodlands, old mine diggings, a meandering riverside track and varied birdlife are some of the main features of Black Flat.