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Victorian Desal Plant Ecological Reserve

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400 Lower Powlett Rd, Wonthaggi, Victoria 3992, Australia
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Pleasant afternoon walk

Good views could be seen from the walking trails and lookout. Only downside was the toilets were... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Jenny C
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Great reserve

The Victorian desalmeco park has some great walking trails, young kids can ride their bikes on the... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Lee S
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Wonthaggi, Australia
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Jul 4, 2018
“Pleasant afternoon walk”
Nov 7, 2017
“Great reserve”
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400 Lower Powlett Rd, Wonthaggi, Victoria 3992, Australia
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Good views could be seen from the walking trails and lookout. Only downside was the toilets were out of order

Thank Jenny C
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

The Victorian desalmeco park has some great walking trails, young kids can ride their bikes on the trails. Some great views from the highest point on these trails. You can connect with the rail trail and ride or walk to Kilcunda and San Remo. Not...More

Thank Lee S
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

I'm not going to get all political here regarding desalination plants but they are certainly one of those things it's apparently 'in' to be angry about. So it was interesting to get a closer look at one. Alas you don't really get to here -...More

Thank Paul L
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

The cynic in me says that this was done as a public relations exercise but it's still quite amazing. one of the biggest ecological restorations in victorian history leaves us with a beautiful reserve that features 225 hectares of wetlands,coastal and swampy woodlands 127 different...More

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