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.

Alert: Closure of bridge over Scotchmans Creek, Mount Waverley


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


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