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A quiet walk

A quiet alternative to the beach road, which is always noisy with cars and motor bikes, the canal... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
CharmedLife11
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Melbourne, Australia
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Lovely walk

The canal is the focal point of a lovely round walk from the beach, inland for six to eight hundred... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
Francis M
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Bedale, United Kingdom
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18 May 2018
“A quiet walk”
6 Feb 2018
“Lovely walk ”
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

A quiet alternative to the beach road, which is always noisy with cars and motor bikes, the canal path runs parallel to the Elwood shops. Not isolated, you can stroll along the canal and pass joggers, people walking leashed dogs and other walkers. There are...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

The canal is the focal point of a lovely round walk from the beach, inland for six to eight hundred metres up to where it turns into a small stream. You can continue further up, say 1 km in total, then the same back. The...More

Thank Francis M
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This is such a lovely place to walk around, clean and calm, not crowded like everywhere else at St Kilda or Brighton.

Thank Marie n Jules m
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Love this Canal walk - has a special feel about it always feel calm and happy after I walk it especially with my partner ❤️

Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

perfect example of man trying to tame nature. the canal was built a century ago to control the flood plain in area. wouldn’t happen these days. still a nice ride/walk. various entry points along the way. ends at elwood park on the beach which is...More

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We stayed 2 blocks from the canal and either walked or biked it several times a week. Seeing the tidal changes was interesting. The St Kilda street bridge, built in 1905, is the oldest surviving and probably the first reinforced concrete bridge built in Australia....More

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