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Dog walking
Short walk

Yarra Flats

A picnic shelter and toilet block which has facilities for the disabled is available.

Petty Orchard

There is a single toilet block which has facilities for the disabled. The car park and Demonstration Orchard are relatively flat providing disabled access, although tracks through the latter are fine gravel and mown grass which can be slippery when wet. The wetland and bird hide are less accessible and people with physical mobility problems will have to be fit to negotiate some areas.

Westerfolds Park

For detailed accessiblity information about Westerfolds Park, visit the Accessibility page of Westerfolds Park.

Banksia Park

Banksia Park has good recreational opportunities for families. The tracks are all sealed and quite wide, mostly shared with cyclists. There are a number of carparks, and two entry roads. There is a designated accessible toilet. Picnic facilities have a good level of access.

Banksia Park was assessed for accessibility in early 2012. Refer to the links below for detailed information and photos. 

Birrarung Park

Birrarung Park has designated disabled parking and toilets and an accessible flat circuit walk (approx 1.3km in length). There are also picnic facilities and an inclusive playground.

Birrarung Park was assessed for accessibility in early 2012. Refer to the links below for detailed information and photos. 

  • picnic at table - metro park

    Banksia Park - Picnic area and toilets Accessibility information Picnic Pavilion About 500 metres from the toilet block and information board is a picnic pavilion with tables. There is a parking area that provides direct access to…

  • dog walking

    Banksia Park - Dog friendly park There is a fenced area where dogs can be exercised off-lead next to the Japanes Cherry Tree Grove. Accessibility information The off-lead dog park is a great area for people…

  • accessibility - walking / trails

    Banksia Park - Loop walks Accessibility information Cherry Blossom Loop Walk The Cherry Blossom Loop Walk is 820 metres long and starts from the entry to the dog friendly area. The entire loop is sealed…

  • Picnic pavilion

    Birrarung Park - Main picnic area Accessibility information Parking At the far end of the access road is the main picnic area and toilet facilities. There are two designated disabled parking bays each are 4.5 metres…

  • accessibility - trails

    Birrarung Park - Loop walks Accessibility information From the main carpark there is a large walking loop that is approximately 1.3 kilometers in length. The path is sealed and at least 2m wide for the…

  • playground maze

    Playground - Birrarung Park Accessibility information Parking Near the entrance to the park there is a playground and picnic area. The playground has its own parking area with two designated disabled spaces either side…