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Address: Queens Parade, Clifton Hill, Yarra, Victoria 3066, Australia

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Beautiful place for a stroll or a bike ride along the creek. The path is full of lots of great places to stop for a picnic as well. Unfortunately there arnt nearly enough... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Beautiful place for a stroll or a bike ride along the creek. The path is full of lots of great places to stop for a picnic as well. Unfortunately there arnt nearly enough barbecues along the trail :(

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Want to see inner city Melbourne then this is a great way. Get a bike or simply walk.even better is that there are cafes in the area

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Even on a mild sunday this trail is not busy and it's hard to understand why as it is very scenic. We caught number 19 tram to stop 38 at Coburg Lake and walked all the way back to Melbourne frome there. 13 kms. All off road but on paved surface. Lovely. And on the way detour past Ceres community... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The Merri Creek is a major tributary of the Yarra River. They join eachother just above Dights Falls in Abbotsford. The trail runs along a green corridor threading its way through suburban Melbourne. Its great for walkers and cyclist alike. Along the route are information panels about the local flora and fauna, plus others describing places of Aboriginal significance. It... More 

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Mullumbimby, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Got lost on a bike (Melbourne's a great place to do that!) and found the Merri Creek Trail which I followed all the way to Bridge Street and then down into Flinders Street. Really lovely trail following a running river part of the way, thank you Melbourne drivers for being so considerate of cyclists, it's enough to make me want... More 

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Nowra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

its a great walk, run or cycle path that joins the Yarra City Trail from the city. Has some lovely spots to stop and be still or enjoy a treat/coffee

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Melbourne, Australia
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Having just cycled the trail for the first time in a long time, it is great to see that is clean and well maintained. The path connects into the main Yarra Trail so you can ride all the way into the city. There is one section in Richmond where you need to carry your bike up two flights of stairs,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

this is a great little tour for a weekend bike journey. Josh (only 2, sitting on the back) loves the journey and the river all the way along.

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Melbourne Australia
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

This great trail can be followed from Reservoir to it's confluence with the Yarra River at Dights Falls. Here it joins the Yarra Trail.

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St Austell, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

I used to use the track regularly to cycle to work from home in North Fitzroy to get to work in Richmond. It's a great way to avoid the hustle & bustle of the city traffic & although not demanding a good form of exercise. There are many interesting things along the way & if you go all the way... More 

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