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Outer Circle Rail Trail

Alamein Railway Station, Alamein Avenue | Ashburton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (Melbourne CBD)
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Ranked #112 of 161 Attractions in Melbourne
Type: Trails, Outdoors
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Type: Trails, Outdoors

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Melbourne, Australia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
12 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Get on the mountain bike and do it !!!! A heap of fun, very picturesque, easy cycling but could be a challenge for some based on the 18Km ride but well worth the trip. Love it !!!

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Mornington Peninsula, Australia
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14 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Just under 20km it's a good bike path. You need to have a reasonable amount of fitness to complete but it's very pleasant.

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Melbourne, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
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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Melbourne, Australia
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125 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
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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Melbourne, Australia
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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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