The Rushes, Ruins and Two Parks Walk

16 Geoffrey Terrace, Tarneit VIC 3029, Australia

The Rushes, Ruins and Two Parks Walk

16 Geoffrey Terrace, Tarneit VIC 3029, Australia
Staff Pick
35 m
2.4 km
Easy

Summary

A delightful walk that takes in the best of the western side of Tarneit. Discover a little history, nature and fruit tress on this lovely walk. Guaranteed to impress!

The Rushes, Ruins and Two Parks Walk

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Description

You can extend your walk by walking the tracks around The Rushes and Ruins. Highly recommended for nature lovers and history buffs.

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Points of Interest

1. The Rushes

Simply gorgeous parkland full of native plants and grasses. It also has an outdoor gym. Stop here to listen to the sound of twittering birds. Very relaxing!

2. Bottle brushes

Bianca Boulevard's median strip is planted with flowering bottle brushes, which when in bloom, look spectacular.

3. The Ruins - Davis Park Heritage Area

Here lie the remains of a blue stone cottage built by the Davis family in the 1850s. There used to be a cellar, dairy, irrigation channels, wells and more. See boards for more information.

4. Orchard

Look closely and you'll find various fruiting trees, including lemon, apple and olives. The park also has a cricket pitch outdoor gym, BBQ, seats and shelter.

5. Moorookyle Avenue Park

This park has lots of seats and a fabulous playground. It's right next to the Moorookyle Country Club though entry is limited to Moorooklye Estate residents only.

6. Davis Family Park

This park has a variety of features for outdoor recreation - ovals, basketball, playground, outdoor gym and climbing frame.

7. Birds of paradise

Davis Family Park has fabulous plants that are colourful and unusual.

Features

Historical Interest Historical Interest
Park(s)/Garden(s) Park(s)/Garden(s)
General General
Playground Playground
Picnic Spot Picnic Spot
Drinking Water Available Drinking Water Available
Seating Available Seating Available
Pram friendly Pram friendly

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