The Park - Wimmera River Walk No 1 - Dimboola

54 Horseshoe Bend Road, Dimboola VIC 3414, Australia

The Park - Wimmera River Walk No 1 - Dimboola

54 Horseshoe Bend Road, Dimboola VIC 3414, Australia
Staff Pick
37 m
2.47 km
Easy

Summary

This walk encompasses "The Park" - Dimboola Recreation Reserve and Wimmera River in Dimboola.

The Park - Wimmera River Walk No 1 - Dimboola

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Description

This walk is made up from a range of walkable areas that can be taken around the Dimboola Recreation Reserve known as "The Park". These walks are also taken along a few drive able and walkable roads and tracks dotted throughout the park and along the Wimmera River. This is number one walk that circulates along the river to a boat ramp and there is another walk number 2 that is longer and takes in the local roads..

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Points of Interest

1. Sport equipment for use on the walk

The Council has provided a few sport aparatus for walkers to use.

2. Hindmarsh Shire should be congratulated

The plaque

3. Picnic tables are dotted around the park and the walk

Picnic tables are dotted around the park and the walk and the Wimmera River is in the background

4. The scene at the Wimmera River

Looking South along the Wimmera River

5. Wimmera River View

The Wimmera River is magnificent

6. View along the roadway

Wheelchair bound people can take the roadway if the do not wish to brave the gravel walking paths

7. The roadway

The roadways is in excellent condition

8. BBQ areas

The BBQ areas are well supported with water and bins etc

9. Playground and sport amenities, netball court

There are loads of things for the kids to do whilst you are on a walk

10. Boat Ramp

The turn around point is the Dimboola Boatramp

11. Car parking area

The boat ramp car parking area

12. Boating details

Details for boating and fishing

13. Picnic or seating area

There is seating along the walk

14. Along the walk by the river

The river walk is quite pretty and under trees. The trees are filled with all manner of birdlife such as parrots, cockys, galahs, corellas, lorrikeets, magpies, crows and other birds

15. Wonderful walk

There are plenty of scenic spots along the walk

16. River walk

make sure you take in the river walk

17. Check out where the birds are nesting

The birds have loads of nesting areas in the trees and many are able to seen at breeding season

18. Walk towards the pavillions

Take the walking track behind the pavillions closest to the river

19. Another piece of gym equipment

Gym equipment to keep fit by

20. looking back toward the river

At the main pavillions here is located the main public toilets

21. The wide view to the sports oval and buildings

The wide view to the sports oval and buildings

22. Take the left fork in the road

Take the left fork in the road

23. There are a few tracks

There are a few tracks here that can also lead you to other ways around the park, but stick to the main track if you are in a wheelchair please.

24. Looking up Park Street

The road up Park Street

25. River Gums

The river gums are magnificent

26. BBQ and Picnic Area

There is a few BBQs and picnic table under shady tree lined areas where you park the cars. There are bins and water is available here.

27. Under Cover Picnice Area

A large picnic area is under cover and can be used in poor or wet weather

Features

Historical Interest Historical Interest
Coast/River/Lake Coast/River/Lake
Park(s)/Garden(s) Park(s)/Garden(s)
General General
Playground Playground
Picnic Spot Picnic Spot
Wheelchair Friendly Wheelchair Friendly
Drinking Water Available Drinking Water Available
Seating Available Seating Available
Dog off-leash area Dog off-leash area
Public toilets Public toilets
Pram friendly Pram friendly

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