Adrian Hatcher Fitness Walk

Park Dr, Horsham VIC 3400, Australia

Adrian Hatcher Fitness Walk

Park Dr, Horsham VIC 3400, Australia

26 m
2.1 km
Intermediate

This walk involves a circuit around the Racecourse perimeter. Along the way are 4 fitness stations and some history on Olympians from the local area.

Adrian Hatcher Fitness Walk

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Summary

This walk involves a circuit around the Racecourse perimeter. Along the way are 4 fitness stations and some history on Olympians from the local area.

Description

There should be plenty of space to park your car at the start in Park Drive. This should be near the netball courts. This track has the option of including the 4 exercise stations along the way or simply just walking the 2.1km loop. The track is a shared gravel bike and walking track so be aware that cyclists may be using the track also. There will be need to walk on some bitumen along the east side of Bennett road or alternatively walk on the west side footpath. The track will take you past Central park Tennis Courts, the Racecourse Centre, Westside Tabaret and even past a children?s playground. On the corner of Natimuk Road and Park Drive is the local Skate and BMX Park. There are public toilets both at the Playground on Bennett Road and near the Skate Park on Park Drive.

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Points of Interest

1. Olympian Display

A display and history of local sportspeople who have represented Australia at one or more Olympic Games

2. Central Park Netball Courts / Fire Brigade

The location of junior netball competitions over winter and fire brigade competitions over summer. The Junior State Fire Brigade Championships were conducted here in February 2012

3. Central Park Tennis Courts

The home of Central park Tennis Club

4. Fitness Station 1.

This station includes a Butterfly Press, Shoulder Press and Rowing Machine

5. Fitness Station 2

This station includes an Ab Swinger, Cross Trainer, Cycle Seat and Stepper / Ab Cruncher

6. Softball and Hockey Clubrooms

Horsham had quite a strong summer softball competition in the 1980's which is still run in summer. Hockey is conducted over winter

7. Westside Tabaret

Built in 1990, the centre offers gaming and betting facilities

8. Fitness Station 3

This station includes an ab cruncher / chin ups and leg press / chin ups

9. Apex Park

A playground, toilet and picnic area. A great place to stop and have a rest with young children

10. Fitness Station 4

This station includes a Cross Trainer, Cycle Seat, Stepper / Ab cruncher / Chin ups and an Ezy Rider

11. Skate and BMX Park

Stage 1 of the park was constructed in 2008 including a bowl and BMX track. Stage 2 developments in 2012 include a more street like skate area


Features

Playground Playground
Picnic Spot Picnic Spot
Drinking Water available Drinking Water available
Seating Available Seating Available
Public toilets Public toilets
Pram friendly Pram friendly
Local Treasures Local Treasures
Art and Culture Art and Culture
Lake, creek, river Lake, creek, river
Park / Garden Park / Garden