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).