We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A moving monument

The cross was originally paid for by one local who wanted to acknowledge the service of our armed... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Canberra, Australia
Mount Macedon Memorial Cross

It was a beautiful day being Remeberance Day to visit this wonderful Memorial to all the amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elizabeth N
via mobile
Read all 72 reviews
All photos (54)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“car park”(13 reviews)
“easy walk”(5 reviews)
“hanging rock”(5 reviews)
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Cameron Drive | Mount Macedon Memorial Cross Reserve, Mount Macedon, Victoria 3441, Australia
Reviews (72)
Filter reviews
70 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews car park easy walk hanging rock short walk great view peaceful place worth a visit day trip melbourne skyline cafe offered plenty of parking gift shop fresh air first stop views memorial lookout
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 70 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

The cross was originally paid for by one local who wanted to acknowledge the service of our armed forces during WW1. When built, it was lit at night and could be seen from Melbourne. When it deteriorated, another Melbourne family provided the money for it...More

Thank CorvettePete
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a beautiful day being Remeberance Day to visit this wonderful Memorial to all the amazing souls that lost their lives fighting for our freedom.....we will always remain humble and forever thankful for your supreme sacrifice It was my pleasure to lay flowers and...More

Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Macedon Memorial Cross makes a big statement in beautiful surroundings, however, no great views from here as the gums have grown too tall.

Thank ChristineB55Geelong
Reviewed 3 September 2018 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 C4714RMianp
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
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
The Bentinck of Woodend
9 reviews
4.97 km away
Macedon Ranges Hotel & Spa
130 reviews
5.62 km away
Gisborne Motel
50 reviews
14.17 km away
The Grange at Lancefield
76 reviews
17.06 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2 nearby restaurants
Trading Post
86 reviews
3.41 km away
117 reviews
5.12 km away
Top of the Range Tea Rooms
115 reviews
1.76 km away
53 reviews
5.11 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 9 nearby attractions
Mount Macedon
94 reviews
2.41 km away
Hanging Rock Reserve
352 reviews
4.21 km away
Forest Glade Gardens
51 reviews
2.43 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mount Macedon Memorial Cross staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines