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Furness Park

Blackburn Road, Blackburn, Whitehorse, Victoria 3130, Australia
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Great for walks by the creek

Lovely peaceful park with walk by the creek and children's playground. Part of the Blackburn... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
wendy77BB
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Melbourne, Australia
Love this park - must visit

This used to be a regular when I visited in the area and despite the growth around the area I still... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2017
UrbanDrifter
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Melbourne
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good51%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 30, 2017
“Great for walks by the creek”
Apr 28, 2017
“Love this park - must visit”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Blackburn Road, Blackburn, Whitehorse, Victoria 3130, Australia
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

Lovely peaceful park with walk by the creek and children's playground. Part of the Blackburn Creeklands which have wetlands and billabongs.

Thank wendy77BB
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

This used to be a regular when I visited in the area and despite the growth around the area I still find it nice to explore. In my view - any greenery and space is important than more concrete homes. It's changed over the years...More

Thank UrbanDrifter
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

Whilst this is not a very big park, it is a great place to walk the dogs and to immerse yourselves in an area that will make you feel like you are no longer in a 'suburb'. There are ducks and a creek which flows...More

Thank Tistru
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Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

One of 3 parks that make up the Blackburn grasslands. Nice piece of native parkland in the city. Interesting note:from 1910-50s was an open air school where kids from poor inner city areas went to school. This was seen as beneficial for them to receive...More

Thank JohnG3121
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Reviewed 27 September 2015

I used to live near here and revisited and found it had been developed I=significantly. You can now walk along Gardiners Creek from Blackburn Road over Main Street to Middleborough Road. The park is very pleasant and on a good day you can hear thje...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2015

A nice park with a creek and also a small playground. Lots of birds in the trees and linked to other nearby parks via a walking path that is suitable for bikes and prams

Thank Dara-Khmer
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