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Nature behind the fence

While much can be said about the traditional features of Merri Park, the shelters, playground... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
platypus150
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Melbourne, Australia
nice playground

upgraded in 2015. fantastic playground with many great features. includes tyre wall,birds nest... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
JohnG3121
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

While much can be said about the traditional features of Merri Park, the shelters, playground, BBQs, and sporting facilities, to me the nature of the Wetlands and the Merri Creek stand out. Merri Park is linked to Sumner Park across the creek by bridge. There...More

Thank platypus150
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The well known Merri Creek weaves its way along Merri Park and is connected to the wetland area. Alot of work has gone into making this a very special place and ensuring the wetland replicates how it would have looked 100+ years ago. Trees, grass...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

upgraded in 2015. fantastic playground with many great features. includes tyre wall,birds nest swing,tunnels, great sandpit area. also home of fitzroy baseball club

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This expansive section of the Merri Creek trail has much to recommend it. There's a billabong, a large expanse of open grassland, treed sections, a covered BBQ area and of course the creek itself. You could easily spend a couple of hours here exploring the...More

Thank Martyn B
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Merri Park runs along Merri Creek. Part of Merri Park is connected to a seasonal wetland, which demonstrates how much of the Melbourne area once looked. The wetland simulates a billabong. The natural vegetation and the rolling grounds are quite charming. You can get to...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Good for walks, runs, cycling, family walks with children. Clear and easy tracks with lots of grennery. Not recommended to walk when it is dark.

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