Princes Pier loop, Port Melbourne

74 Clark Street, Port Melbourne VIC 3207, Australia

Princes Pier loop, Port Melbourne

74 Clark Street, Port Melbourne VIC 3207, Australia
Staff Pick
42 m
3.4 km
Easy

Summary

From Port Melbourne Primary to Beacon Cove via Garden City, Princes Pier, Beacon Cove and finishing on the light rail trail to Graham St.

Princes Pier loop, Port Melbourne

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Great walk includes the leading lights, Princes Pier, Beacon Cove (shops, cafes and tram stop).

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Points of Interest

1. Beacon Cove Seating

There is plenty of seating along Beacon Cove. Sit to rest, people watch or enjoy the local fish and chips.

2. Port Melbourne railway line

Enjoy the walking/ bicycling trail along the light rail route.

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3. Edwards Reserve

This is a lovely park that runs along the light rail, a popular spot for dogs.

4. Leading Lights

Constructed by the Melbourne Harbor Trust in 1924 to a Trinity House design, the beacons define the centre line of the Port Melbourne Channel.

5. Princes Pier

Built between 1912 and 1915, Princes Pier was the third major pier constructed at Port Melbourne and served as a major passenger terminal.

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6. Beacon Cove

Cafes, restaurants, grocery store, Spirit of Tasmania ferry terminal, tram stop.

Features

Historical Interest Historical Interest
Art and Culture Art and Culture
Natural Trail Natural Trail
Park(s)/Garden(s) Park(s)/Garden(s)
Public Transport Public Transport
Picnic Spot Picnic Spot
Wheelchair Friendly Wheelchair Friendly
Seating Available Seating Available

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