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Warby Ovens National Park

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Walks, waterfalls and wildflowers

An excellent National Park for short walks, mostly well sign posted and generally easy, within... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
ahtwitt
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Wangaratta, Australia
Refreshing trip into nature

I used Google Maps to bring me to the place, but it lead me onto a dirt track. At first, i was... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
yatsing
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Singapore, Singapore
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The 14,655 ha Warby-Ovens National Park is characterised by three distinct vegetation communities - the granitic hills and woodlands of the Warby Range, the Box-Ironbark of the Killawarra Forest and the Redgum forest and wetlands of the unregulated...more
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Wangandary Rd, Wangaratta, Victoria 3678, Australia
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

An excellent National Park for short walks, mostly well sign posted and generally easy, within striking distance from Wangaratta. Best views are from the Sunrise Track; best overall picture of the Warbies from the Friends Track; best combination of wildflowers and waterfall from the Pine...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ahtwitt
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I used Google Maps to bring me to the place, but it lead me onto a dirt track. At first, i was hesitant, as i wasn't sure if i should continue into the nature park. There wasn't much reception in there, so it'll be a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank yatsing
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We walked the Friends Track today and the detour to Kwat Kwat Lookout. What a great walk! An easy track to do no matter what fitness level. The vegetation changes so often there is always something to look at. Great veiws from the lookout overlooking...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

great spot for bush walking from easy tracks to the more difficult, best times of year are spring and Autumn, winter is ok, but summer is very dry and hot. Spring wildflowers are excellent, and the many waterfalls are worth exploring after rain. There are...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Dont rush through Wangaratta stay awhile and soak in the atmosphere of the Warbies.The scenery is beautiful and there are tracks through the ranges

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

My kids and I, age 4 & 7, often head to the warbys for a bush walk as it's only 15 minutes out of Wangaratta but it makes you feel totally secluded. The kids love looking at the wild flowers and we see lots of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank JodieWells
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We took the Spring Gully walk taking in the granite rock, box-ironbark trees and some very tall grasses. Bird life evident not so much other wild life, probably due to very dry for time of year.. This track is easy to bushwalk - don't expect...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Colin S
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Lots of nature to walk around in. if you like trees and nature this is the place for you. Some nice views too I go there to play on my ham radios.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank johnno_Flemington
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Followed the GPS which led us to a private residence on Cox Road. Following our nose, we found it at the end of Shanley St. Park on the road and follow the sign (a little discreet). It doesn't say much on the sign so we...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Cool place with lots to explore. I personally love to check out the waterfalls. Feel pretty lucky to have this in my backyard 💕

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Tanara T
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