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Kokoda Trail Memorial Walk

Mount Dandenong Tourist Road | Upper Ferntree Gully, Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia
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Test your fitness while remembering the past

Only a short drive from the city, this is where I go when I want to unwind, take in some fresh air... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Meandering_HeatherM
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Melbourne, Australia
1000 steps 56 floors

We hadn't done this walk for a while but found it a bit easier than last time.This is a very... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Brian B
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Melbourne, Australia
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  • Average7%
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“great walk” (12 reviews)
“kokoda trail” (18 reviews)
“picnic area” (7 reviews)
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Mount Dandenong Tourist Road | Upper Ferntree Gully, Ferntree Gully, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

1  Thank Meandering_HeatherM
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

We hadn't done this walk for a while but found it a bit easier than last time.This is a very popular venue and is well served with with barbecues and seating areas to enjoy after completing the climb also known as the 1000 steps.It's quite...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant last night (07.11.13). This is one of the most delicious Indian meals we have ever eaten. The menu is extensive and varied and caters for all tastes.We had the Asia platter (for 2) to start and this was absolutely delicious. The...More

Thank XCLN
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Wow what a beautiful walk it felt like it would never end but exhilarating tired and happy at the end wooweee

Thank lisalouw
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

A great place to come and test your fitness, but......... the track is tight, slippery and can be dangerous and due to its popularity it's flooded with walkers, joggers and runners all fighting for a bit of the track. While it's great to do the...More

Thank Mick A
Reviewed 6 September 2017

There is a fair amount of information regarding WWII on this walk, which I found very interesting. There are a lot of birds around too. It's a very busy destination but most people do stick to one side to faster walkers can carry on up...More

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I have been up to the 1,000 steps lots of times. I go for the workout, but it is just beautiful, wet, dry, hot or cold, there is always something to enjoy.

1  Thank Andrea J
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Good tasty food .. So quickly delivered.. Best place to go ... Will be back soon. Highly impressed and recommended.

Thank Kaur S
Reviewed 11 August 2017

An amazing walk up the Trail. Save your energy for this walk and a tiny taste of the Kokoda Trail. From children to the aged take pride in walking up the trail.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Once you have done the trail and read the information., there are trails that will take you away from the crowd. please take your rubbish with you.

Thank Darren J
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KerrieGibbons
11 April 2015|
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Response from DRNP_Park_Ranger | Property representative |
There are no official ceremonies on ANZAC Day at this site.
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