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Really lovely urban escape

I have been visiting Valley Reserve for over 40 years and it is just a lovely place to walk and get... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
liza d
Well maintained. Family orientated space

Great place to come. So grateful it is within walking distance to us. Lovely walking and bike... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
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Mount Waverley, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

We visited on Cup Day last year whe the playground had just been newly upgraded. It had been expanded to include a flying fox. Barbecue facilities are available though for a public holiday you might be there earlier to use one. Playground is great for...More

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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

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

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

Thank UrbanDrifter
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

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

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

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.

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

Thank rossdvs6
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful park in the middle of suburbia. Be sure to check out the canoe tree near the front entrance. Fantastic playground, BBQ facilities and well kept toilets. Great walking tracks around and through the park. Head right to the centre of the park and enjoy...More

Thank Natasha09
Reviewed 3 March 2017

It is not leash free. Very good picnic areas and playground. Parking area get lock up at night. Great for Pokemon hunting.

Thank Tony W
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Response from UrbanDrifter | Reviewed this property |
Best to enter via Wainmarie Drive but you can also enter via Regent Street.