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Woodlands Historic Park

Jacky Dragon
from Nigel Wheeler
 
Tree Dragon/Jacky Dragon
from Nigel Wheeler
 
Grey Fantail
from Michael Malyszko
 
Mt Macedon
from David Pleydell
 
early morning spiders
from luke
 
woodlands hill
from luke
 
View from Gellibrand Hill.
from Parks Victoria
 
Wedgetail eagles.
from Parks Victoria
 
Blooming Aloe
from Parks Victoria
 
Orb spider.
from Parks Victoria
 
Moth.
from Parks Victoria
 
Orchid.
from Parks Victoria
 
Woodlands kangaroos.
from Parks Victoria
 
Night control burn.
from Parks Victoria
 
Old redgum.
from Parks Victoria
 
Woodlands works depot.
from Parks Victoria
 
Woodlands fire fighter
from Parks Victoria
 
little eagle
from Parks Victoria
 
Local wedgetail eagle.
from Parks Victoria
 
The mob at Woodlands.
from Parks Victoria
 
woodlands walking track
from Parks Victoria
 
planned burn 2014
from Parks Victoria
 
Scarlet Robin, Woodlands HP.
from James Peake
 
Melbourne Bandicoot Break - Naturewise
from Parks Victoria
 
Melbourne Bandicoot Break - Naturewise
from Parks Victoria
 
Melbourne Bandicoot Break - Naturewise
from Parks Victoria
 
View to Melbourne from Gellibrand Hill
from Parks Victoria
 
Inside the Woodlands Historic Homestead
from Parks Victoria
 
Woodlands Historic Homestead
from Parks Victoria
 
Dundonald Ruins
from Nicole Spillane
 
Planned burning at Woodlands Historic Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Woodlands Historic Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Woodlands Historic Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Woodlands Historic Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Woodlands Historic Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Woodlands Historic Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Woodlands Historic Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Woodlands Historic Park
from Parks Victoria
 
Planned burning at Woodlands Historic Park
from Parks Victoria
 

Change of conditions

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  • Many sections of the trail network within Woodlands Historic Park are in poor condition due to flood damage. Visitors are advised to take care when walking and take notice of signage. at Woodlands Historic Park, Monday 26 February, 2018

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Barbeque
Cycling
Horse riding
Picnicking
Short walk
Sight-seeing

Woodlands Historic Park provides a fascinating glimpse of the landscapes and wildlife seen by European settlers in the 1840s. The park has a 150-year old homestead, Indigenous canoe trees, native woodland and grassland. The fenced ‘Back Paddock’ is a great spot animals, birds and other wildlife.

Plan a picnic, walk or bike ride.

Opening hours

Woodlands Historic Park is open to vehicles daily from 9am to 4.30pm. Pedestrian access is 24 hours.

During daylight saving, the opening hours on weekends and public holidays are extended to 6.00pm.

Woodlands Homestead is open 7 days a week from 10am – 4pm (except Christmas Day). Devonshire tea and coffees are available.

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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Popular things to do

  • The Back Paddock Experience the wilder parts of the park away from Woodlands Homestead. The 'Back Paddock' is a great spot to see…

  • Walking, cycling and horse riding The many tracks throughout the park cater for all trail enthusiasts including walkers, cyclists and horse riders. In particular the…

  • Gellibrand Hill Explore the granite boulders and enjoy a 360 degree view of the city, the bay, the Great Dividing Range and…

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