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Sherbrooke Road, Melbourne, Victoria 2004, Australia
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

Nestled in the Mount Dandenong, Sherbrooke Forest is a great place to BBQ and gone for an easy walk to the small but very nice waterfall. Great for families and friend, good parking, toilets but no bins so you need to take your rubbish away...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

I visited by accident- the place I was going was closed due to inclement weather. Sherbrooke Forest was a fantastic substitute. Gorgeous trees and a tranquil environment, well worth a visit. It was so relaxing and I was in awe at how tall some of...More

1  Thank Kerryn72
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I decided at the last minute on Saturday morning to visit Sherbrooke Forest after other arrangements fell through. After taking the train to Belgrave station I caught a bus that took me through a beautiful forest backdrop to the Sherbrooke Forest picnic ground. I was...More

1  Thank tim_chuck_norris
Reviewed 8 April 2018

I have been visiting the Sherbrooke Forest for many, many years, but hadn't been for a number of years until the weekend. My husband had never visited, so I was keen to show him this beautiful spot. The round trip to the Sherbrooke Falls takes...More

2  Thank Lydia H
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Lovely walk through the forest, and easy to find the car park. On a bank holiday it can be very busy but I'd imagine every other day you'd get a nice walk to yourself.

Thank mbetowler
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

No where to park, not much signage. Fair walk to the waterfall, and wasn’t much of a “waterfall”. Beautiful trees and greenery though.

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 17 March 2018

this is a moderately difficult hike with some steep sections, but mostly shaded. You will hear a lot of birds and see some wonderful trees and waterways. A great way to rejuvente yourself!

1  Thank zooter r
Reviewed 20 December 2017

We took a bus tour that included a stop at Sherbrook Forest as I had read about the possibility of seeing some wild, native birds. It was raining lightly, causing the guide to say he wasn't sure if there would be any birds there or...More

Thank SCDockman
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Sherbrooke Forest is in the heart of the Dandenong Ranges so close to Melbourne and is characterised by the very tall Mountain Ash trees and the large tree ferns.There are numerous walks through this quite unique forest. There are also some interesting tourist attractions such...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 3 December 2017

The forest contains some lovely walks, particularly through the impressively tall mountain ash, or through the more open areas with views of fern gullies. There are also opportunities to view the local wildlife: For example, I was there today and saw a lyrebird and a...More

Thank Jon M
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daytrippersrus
17 July 2017|
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Response from RoseRRed | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dogs are not allowed in Sherbrooke Forest as there are ground nesting birds and other native animals. You can walk your dog at RJ Hamer arboretum in Olinda, it is a good walk under the canopy of large trees, there are... More
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Response from Traveller69692013 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, That is a good question, You see I went as a day tour with AAT Kings coach which departed from Federation Square in Melbourne. Not sure if you can get public transport all the way to Sherbrooke Forest. Maybe try... More
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