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The helpful ghost of Point Ormond

Local lore has it that there is a helpful ghost of a young boy at Point Ormond, a legacy of the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jaffatraveller54
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St Kilda, Australia
Excellent City Views

Much of the hill of Point Ormond was carted away in historic times to fill in the Elwood swamp, but... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2019
platypus150
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Local lore has it that there is a helpful ghost of a young boy at Point Ormond, a legacy of the initial site being used as a cholera quarantine station and field hospital for passengers of ships arriving flying the yellow cholera flag during early...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 17, 2019

Much of the hill of Point Ormond was carted away in historic times to fill in the Elwood swamp, but enough remains to give views of the weather coming in and of the city skyline. It also catches the breeze from the sea. The Reserve...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

Not bad place to see out over st kilda / elwood and see the sunset / some ships. Not as super busy as st kilda beach too

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

A great spot to take a picnic or use the bbqs and tables/chairs. Lots of open grass land for kids and dogs to run free plus a great view from the marker. A great place to watch the sun set.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

For those who enjoy views, this is a good spot. I’ve never really ventured past St Kilda’s main areas until a photo on a friend’s Instagram feed peak my interest. What a joy Point Ormond was. A nice little hill with a beautiful view of...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

Nice view from the hill to watch the sails, people running and cycling. We visited in December and lots of families and friends were picnicking.

Date of experience: December 2017
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