Scotchmans Creek Trail (Walking Track)

Scotchmans Creek Reserve  - Shared Pathway & Creek

Scotchmans Creek Trail offers walkers an expansive shared pathway with cyclists moving through a number of Monash’s parks.

Pass through Caloola Reserve, Brickmakers Park, Oakleigh Golf Course, Scotchmans Run Reserve, Melbourne Water Retarding Basin, and Fairway Reserve.

Take your camera with you as you walk through Brickmakers Park.  Capture the abundance of birdlife seen around the lake and a flame structure which can be found on the island in the middle of the lake. Can you find the plaque which explains the structures significance?

Distance: 5.5 km

Time: Allow 1.5 to 2 hours

Level of Difficulty:  Medium - Suitable for people with an average fitness; there may be some steep hills, unmade and sometimes muddy tracks.

Disability Access:  Difficult - Terrain is not suitable for wheelchairs /walking aids etc, due to very rough surfaces and steep hills.

For details on the trail directions including a map, please see the attached document:  Scotchman's Creek Trail - Monash Walking Tracks (pdf, 330KB).

Facility Type

  • Park


  • Dog poo bag dispenser
  • Walking track


Monash Council

9518 3555


Cole Crescent & Drummond Street, Chadstone 3148  View Map

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