Bendigo's Flora Hill & Kennington Reservoir - Exercise walk

18 Skene St, Bendigo VIC 3550, Australia

Bendigo's Flora Hill & Kennington Reservoir - Exercise walk

18 Skene St, Bendigo VIC 3550, Australia
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1 h 25 m
6.8 km
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Good regular exercise walk which is interesting and easily modifiable. Walks from the Kennington residential area down to and Around Kenny Reservoir and sports reserve including Strathdale park.

Bendigo's Flora Hill & Kennington Reservoir - Exercise walk

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Connecting the Kennington Residential area to the Kennington Reservoir, Sporting Precinct and Strathdale Park as well as Strathdale Village this walk is pleasant and easily modifiable to personal fitness and taste.

Including many popular parks and walks as well as places for coffee and public toilets this walk can be shortened or lengthened by cutting out or adding segments.

This walk also consists solely of footpaths which are child/cycle/pram friendly as well as avoiding main roads where possible. This passes Strathdale Village which includes several nice cafes and eateries as well as some fast food staples, and also contains numerous lake sided parks near Kennington Reservoir as well as a large playground and public park at Strathdale Park.


Points of Interest

1. Old Orphanage and School

This is just a view of the old school and Orphanage which is a pleasant view throughout the first part of the walk.

2. Strath Village Shopping Centre

Just to the south of this point is the Strath Village Shopping Centre. This possesses severeal pram and wheelchair friendly Cafes.

3. Kennington Reservoir

A Beautiful lake to walk around with good parks and paths

4. Strath Sporting Reserve

A good size sporting reserve, Great for kicking the footy or just mucking about.

5. Strathdale Park

A nice large park with BBQ's, Toilets, a playground and plenty of Space. Great for Mucking around with the kids, picnicking or just lazing about.

6. Bushland

This reasonable sized patch pf busland contains many paths, bot sealed and gravel to explore


Local Treasures Local Treasures
Art and Culture Art and Culture
Natural Trail Natural Trail
Park(s)/Garden(s) Park(s)/Garden(s)
Playground Playground
Picnic Spot Picnic Spot
Wheelchair Friendly Wheelchair Friendly
Seating Available Seating Available
Public toilets Public toilets
Pram friendly Pram friendly


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