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Balcombe Estuary Reserves

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Peaceful walking track

Peaceful walk along estuary from the Briars to Mt Martha Beach. Easy flat walk along deck and... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Mt Martha, Australia
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A Boardwalk Alongside The Balcombe Creek

The walk goes all the way across Nepean Highway to the Briars and is one of the nicer walks around... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2018
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Mirang Ave, Mt Martha, Victoria 3934, Australia
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Peaceful walk along estuary from the Briars to Mt Martha Beach. Easy flat walk along deck and gravel in some parts, the walk is mostly shaded so nice on a hot day.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank the0manns
Reviewed 12 September 2018

The walk goes all the way across Nepean Highway to the Briars and is one of the nicer walks around Mt Martha. You walk mostly alongside the Balcombe Creek and wetlands packed with Tee tree. It is well protected from the bay winds and always...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 21 April 2018

There are good BBQ and picnic facilities at the entrance to this park close to the Mt Martha Beach but the real beauty of the place is the long walk through the wet lands mostly on a board walk. Go under Nepean Highway and continue...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 16 January 2018

This place has it all for a great day.There's a playground for the little kids, plenty of room to kick a footy or play cricket.The boardwalk is an easy stroll through mangroves with many interesting things to look at along the way with signs telling...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Laurel B
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Good clean facilities. Lots of room for picnics and lots parking. Being able to walk through to beach or shops is handy

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank connectfive
Reviewed 21 December 2017

It is a great time with all of my friends. Really fun with the family. A great place to come and relax. So amazing + will never forget. Drew a fun map with my family.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank El'Xenu F
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The boardwalk is an enjoyable flat walk with a number of views of the Balcombe Creek from secure timber platforms. A nice sheltered place at the start of the walk (at the beach end) for a BBQ. Well kept with good shelter. At the highway...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank rustiem
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This provides a pleasant walking experience, which in summertime is largely in the shade. There are numerous seats for a rest and look at various parts of the estuary and if you keep on going it takes you right through to close to the Briars...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Robert C
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Set back from the Mt Martha Beach and Mt Martha Village is the Balcombe Estuary Reserves that winds its way from the beach through to Nepean Highway and then to the Briars Park. Much of the walk is a raised board walk that takes you...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The Estuary Reserve is interesting and is more than just a car park with toilet facilities. There are places to walk (with or without dog), places to sit, and much to see. There are also BBQ facilities and buildings in which to shelter from the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank platypus150
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