The best vertical kilometre (1100m) training walk within 1.5 hrs drive of Melbourne. Walk from Warburton township to the summit of Mt Donna Buang. Excellent long distance of 12km. Excellent training walk for The Alps of Europe or NZ, Himalaya, Kokoda Trail, Pyrenees etc. and great alternative to the 1000 Steps walk. Passes through Mountain Ash, Myrtle Beach and Snowgum forests with Lyrebirds and Sambar dear. Average slope 19% or 1in 5.
One of the best places to encounter Australian wildlife is in it's natural habitat. Find yourself having an 'up close and personal' experience with our local flora and fauna. Enjoy our backyard of adventure playgrounds and picnic spots in the bush along creeks and streams. Wander the tracks and climb the hills.