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Outer Circle Rail Trail

Alamein Railway Station, Alamein Avenue | Ashburton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (Melbourne CBD)
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Ranked #180 of 203 attractions in Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

Being built on a disused railway track, this trail is both picturesque and fairly flat. I find it preferable to walk the trail from North to South, especially on a sunny day. It can be joined from many roads and parks, and the trail also crosses the Box Hill to Port Melbourne tram line at Deepened. The trail begins or... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2012

like fun? like excitement give it a go and see. if you do not try you will notfind out!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2009

The best part of this 18 kilometre rail trail is in the 'Shenley' area of inner eastern Melbourne, which is an old station name from the days of the now largely closed Outer Circle Railway. For much of this trail you will believe that you are a million miles away from any freeways, such is the solitude you can enjoy.... More

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