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Cape Schanck Boardwalk

Flinders, Victoria, Australia
+61 1300 885 259
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A good day out.

Cape Schanck is a great place to visit on the Mornington Peninsula. The lovely old Victorian... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Peter S
Great views

This walk is just the right length. Maybe some chicken wire on the boardwalk so it doesn’t get... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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"light house"
in 11 reviews
"mornington peninsula"
in 22 reviews
"rock pools"
in 8 reviews
"car park"
in 9 reviews
"well worth the effort"
in 4 reviews
"great walk"
in 6 reviews
"board walk"
in 6 reviews
"views are breathtaking"
in 2 reviews
"easy walk"
in 4 reviews
"picnic area"
in 4 reviews
"day trip"
in 5 reviews
"leisurely walk"
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"sea level"
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"an adventure"
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"great scenery"
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"fish and chips"
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"pulpit rock"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Cape Schanck is a great place to visit on the Mornington Peninsula. The lovely old Victorian seaside town of Flinders is nearby. Lighthouse visits are available sometimes, but there are great boardwalks and scenic paths with great views of the coast. Very good for coastal...More

Thank Peter S
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This walk is just the right length. Maybe some chicken wire on the boardwalk so it doesn’t get slippery

Thank karsBallaratVic
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing walk and one of the best kept secret in the area. It can get really windy so go on a calm day.

1  Thank Ladyhon38
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a beautiful day in April, clear skies and sunshine. It was a truely remarkable boardwalk with lots of steps and the views are amazing. It is not for the elderly though as it is steep in places hence the steps it is...More

1  Thank MaxJane
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed the great walking tracks and the amazing scenery. The boardwalk is worth the walk, takes you down to the water & even better views on the other side of the rocks too.

Thank Tritee
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to pay a visit to this area after visiting Arthurs Seat and Cape Schanck was definitely worth the visit! It's a stunning area of rugged coastline and we were lucky enough for it to be quite clear (after 4 previous days on the Mornington...More

Thank tig68er
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Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Stunning views, good walking tracks although a fair walk, good views on the lighthouse! It was terrible weather so we didn’t go right to the bottom but it’s good you can follow the track all the way to rock pools my 6 year old loved...More

Thank Molly F
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Ample parking and toilet facilities. The boardwalk and steps take you down to sea level but you have to be fit to do the full journey.

Thank Brodiehay
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Strongly recommend to do the lighthouse tour! The view is much better than Great Ocean Road!! and it is only 1.30hrs from Melbourne CBD.

Thank KBStephanie_Lin
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

I've been on this boardwalk 3 times and had from sunny calm days to grey angry weather. On the calm days you can see a lot of the rocky coast line and the scenery stops you constantly. Wild flowers and birds, waves crashing and dark...More

3  Thank Tore D
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Yiannaki68
March 11, 2018|
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Response from cookie077 | Reviewed this property |
In some spots. I would advise researching this or chat to some locals. thanks
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anthonyinadventure
August 11, 2017|
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Response from Jo C |
Hi, you could contact Danielle at MP Experience who can create a custom tour. She is local and runs small groups on the Mornington Peninsula. Hope this helps.....jo
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Sandy84790
July 21, 2017|
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Response from TravellerPete82 | Reviewed this property |
Huge carpark right there - shouldn't be an issue
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