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A quiet oasis in a busy suburb.

Great walking trails, in a natural bushland setting alongside a busy suburb. BBQ's plus seating... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
Natural setting,playground suitable for older kids as well

Easy parking off the road among the gum trees. Bush walks for the energetic.Tables under cover and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Di A
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“picnic area”(2 reviews)
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80 Waimarie Drive, Mount Waverley, Victoria 3149, Australia
9518 3555
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great walking trails, in a natural bushland setting alongside a busy suburb. BBQ's plus seating make for a great family outing. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Peter397
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy parking off the road among the gum trees. Bush walks for the energetic.Tables under cover and bbqs nearby where parents can keep watch, but be early to get one. Flying fox,rope climbing,fun swings, best for energetic kids 5/6 to 16 /18. Pics don't do...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Di A
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I have been visiting Valley Reserve for over 40 years and it is just a lovely place to walk and get away from busy cup I type life. You can either take a short walk and have a coffe/meal in the cafeteria or take the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank liza d
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Great place to come. So grateful it is within walking distance to us. Lovely walking and bike tracks, fantastic large wooden playground with large eating areas for groups. and nice toilet facilities recently revamped when they built the playground. Family friendly and many little areas...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JulieP3167
Reviewed 12 July 2018

The fact that the Council can keep and maintain such a stunning little bush retreat in suburbia amazes me sometimes. This is a gorgeous place to come with family or friends, the kids can use the playground and have a picnic or barbecue with the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Used to be nice to take the kids on a week end. I think it has become host to people on their mountainbikes. This can be annoying when they do not work understand what you are trying to explain about bikes people and random riding...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Thilamani H
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

A walk through the Valley Reserve is highly recommended. This patch of bush in the middle of suburbia is an oasis for people and local flora and fauna. Well maintained BBQ facilities are a bonus. Enjoy

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Vicki M
Reviewed 12 June 2018

With ponds, birdlife, creeks, paths and trees, there is much to like here. The park is well equipped with all the necessities of a day out, including toilets. Some paths are easily accessible, while some might be an effort in a wheelchair or with a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank platypus150
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Have 4 grandchildren of different ages 10 - 2. They all had equipment to play in within their capabilities. They all loved the flying fox. Highly recommend it for everyone.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Rosemary M
Reviewed 13 July 2017

A very lovely regenerated picnic area in a bushland Reserve, close to a set of roads which make access easy and a car park with in easy walking distance to the Picnic area. A variety of walking or cycling trails with distance which are flexible...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Response from thetravellingspy | Reviewed this property |
Best to enter via Wainmarie Drive but you can also enter via Regent Street.