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Kokoda Trail Memorial Walk

Mount Dandenong Tourist Road | Upper Ferntree Gully, Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia
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Well maintained and easy access

Beautiful, easy walks with excellent access routes for families. The entrance is easy to miss, so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TravelingBotanique
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Test your Physical Fitness with nature

Have you recently checked your fitness level, if not, visit this place and try 1000 steps. Please... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jimchacko
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Mount Dandenong Tourist Road | Upper Ferntree Gully, Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful, easy walks with excellent access routes for families. The entrance is easy to miss, so drive slowly or else you'll continue on a main road and not be able to turn back easily

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have you recently checked your fitness level, if not, visit this place and try 1000 steps. Please advise that if you are having serious illness, better to avoid this place. This is more a fitness track than a tourist attraction. If you are not able...More

Thank jimchacko
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I do the steps weekly (except during winter) and go early in morning when it is pretty quiet. The tracks and park are well maintained but still keep a genuine bush feel. The 1000 steps is hard work, but if you have more time and...More

Thank Cuzza42
Reviewed 11 January 2018

There are several walk trails with varying levels of fitness required and lets face it you don't have to complete any of the tracks. We picked a warm day in Melbourne but it was about 5C cooler in the park. If we had known about...More

Thank Llewellyn53
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

I visit steps twice a week for the last two years and every time I find it hard. So you do have to have quite good fitness level. It is not suitable for people that don’t walk a lot. I do go slow and there’s...More

Thank Mateah
Reviewed 5 January 2018

A beautiful setting in Ferntree National Park. One of many things to do there. Great walks, BBQ facilities catering for couples and/or larger groups. Plenty of parking. The Kakoda Trail Memorial Walk itself is located at the upper end of the top carpark. An awesome...More

Thank Bigredhawker
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I have walked the 1000 steps Kokoda Trail a few times now and I always enjoy it. On the way up, it has 2 sides you can choose: the left side for a gentle walk and the right side, a more challenging walk with more...More

Thank holidaymaker992016
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The day before we did this walk I was at a shopping centre with my 13 year old daughter. As we were eating for her friend to arrive, I said lets count how many smiles we see in the next ten minutes. Sales were on...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great first experience on this walk. It was an early start to the day so there weren't as many people yet. The scenery was great and lots of little rest stops for people along the way. Would definitely visit again.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Only a short drive from the city, this is where I go when I want to unwind, take in some fresh air and work on my fitness. It can get rather busy on weekends so plan ahead and get there early. Always consider other people...More

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KerrieGibbons
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There are no official ceremonies on ANZAC Day at this site.
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