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Took a drive to Mount Macedon for a quiet relaxing day with my wife. First stop was Memorial Cross... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ian P
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great views

a must do if you are in the area. The memorial cross is a short, easy walk from the car park... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
Jules20056
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Sunbury, Australia
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Cameron Drive | Mount Macedon Memorial Cross Reserve, Mount Macedon, Victoria 3441, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took a drive to Mount Macedon for a quiet relaxing day with my wife. First stop was Memorial Cross and although the weather was not great it was a comfortable walk from the car park to some spectacular views. History of the site was interesting...More

Thank Ian P
Reviewed 5 August 2018

a must do if you are in the area. The memorial cross is a short, easy walk from the car park. You are rewarded by great views at the cross and at view points along the short walk. There is plenty of parking at the...More

Thank Jules20056
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Easy to get to - approx 40 minute drive from Melbourne. Good road signage all the way. Peaceful. Plenty of parking at the base of the cross. Then a walk of a couple hundred metres. Ok for the unfit. Very windy. Great view. The cross,...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

An interesting drive to the large car park area, then a pleasant 350m walk to the memorial. Great views and take time to listen to the abundant Birdlife.

Thank dave b
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Pleasant stop off on the way to Hanging Rock. It's the must do visit. A million years old volcanic plug sticking 200mtrs out of the gummed Victorian landscape, museum and Cafe at the base. Full of amazing history (3 school girls lost in volcanic plugs...More

Thank rmcalcott
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We had a short amount of time to fill before heading to Melbourne airport and came here. It was very interesting reading the background and history of the cross. The grounds are well maintained and the pathway to the cross is an easy walk. We...More

Thank rusky2018
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We did a short day trip to Mt Macedon. First stop was the Memorial Cross. We brought the dog (on leash) too. Great set up, lots of park as it was mid week, off peak season. As we entered the park and headed to the...More

Thank Sumay N
Reviewed 23 April 2018

I knew of this place after the Ash Wednesday fires, and as we were visiting Hanging Rock, this was a must see on our day trip! The sight of the cross is beautiful, and the view is impressive.

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Reviewed 21 April 2018

Well maintained, relatively easy walking paths and surrounding gardens on the short stroll to the memorial cross. Was fine but hazy day when we visited, so landscape view was limited, and also by the trees in the wider mountain slopes that are growing up and...More

Thank aidsnang
Reviewed 14 April 2018

A short stroll to see the memorial cross and an amazing view back in to Melbourne. A limited number of car parks and picnic area for all to enjoy the location. Grateful for the gentlemen that built the Memorial Cross and thankful to all who...More

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