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Address: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Have bike-will ride!

Melbourne has some awesome bike paths and this is just one of them. It passed through some lovely places around Melbourne and adjoining suburbs. Most of it was well sign posted... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Melbourne has some awesome bike paths and this is just one of them. It passed through some lovely places around Melbourne and adjoining suburbs. Most of it was well sign posted and well maintained. It is easy to access the track from different points and great because it links up with other terrific tracks. Extremely few secluded places thus felt... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

A great bike ride around the city. You get to see neighbourhoods, shopping strips and cafe's away from the busy car choked roads. For most of the route it is an easy paved ride anyone can enjoy, but there are a few hills. You can always get a shot of espresso to fire up the boilers.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I don't walk this trail, I cycle it. It's about thirty kilometres and broken into distinct sections ; City/Docklands, Moonee Ponds creek, across the top of Fitzroy and Rushall, the Merri Creek bit, Yarra down to the Monash Freeway, and the remainder of the Yarra through to the city. There's nothing particularly pretty about the Docklands and Moonee Ponds Creek... More 

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Nullagine, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

One of the many many lovely cycling trails in Melbourne to help us keep fit and healthy. This one gives you a good snapshot of Melbourne suburbs from all directions. Cycling all year round that provides different feel to different seasons. Cafes and recreation reserves are close by along the route. Any bike will work on this trail. Share with... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Very clean and safe walking path along the yarra river. Good spot to relax and just stay away from the CBD area. Its connected to most of the small park and major roads. Nice morning walk for some fresh air.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

easy to access and hard to get lost as trail runs along river and provides a good running surface and adequate room for both directions. great in the morning with mist on the river and rowers on the water

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Fabulous way to get outside and enjoy Melbourne. The trail runs right along the river away from Southbank. Enjoy watching the rowers, practicing out of the rowing clubs located at the start of the trail and all other aspects of Yarra River life. Using the trail gives insight into why Melbourne is consistently voted one of the world's most livable... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

I write this review as a visitor to Melbourne and not a resident. Because a bridge at the NE end of the trail was shut down for strengthening, I ended up doing only about half of the trail, mostly along the river, starting from downtown and going E. This is a very easy trail which is quite flat, the trail... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This moderately difficult 32km trail is a great way to see Melbourne. Most of the trail is away from cars although there are a few road crossings at traffic lights. There are many cafes situated on or near the trail. I recommend Southgate, Docklands, North Carlton and Richmond as good stops; in particular Ponyfish Island, Green Park, Temple Brewery and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This ride encircles inner Melbourne and provides a safe way to see parts of the city that you normally wouldn't experience. At times the signage is difficult to follow and as it is part of several other trails (Merri Creek, Gardiners Creek) it can be a little confusing. We have seen a good map that is available for bike rental... More 

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