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Dogs allowed
No booking required
No fees payable
Historical interest

In wet weather or during flood times access to the start of the trail may be limited.

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About this walk

Gunbower State Forest is an area with a unique ecosystem and a diverse history. The island contains many sites of European and Indigenous cultural significance.

Explore this beautiful region on a leisurely forest walk that offers 2 different half-day routes.

Wander through red gum forests and wetlands as you enjoy the tranquillity and beauty of the forest. Bring along a picnic lunch for a stop in picturesque surrounds.

Two loop walks

Both the Turtle loop and Eagle loop begin at Koondrook and link a number of historical, cultural and ecological sites of interest.

Turtle Loop walk is a longer half-day return walk of around 13km.

Eagle Loop walk is a more leisurely return walk of 9km.

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Page last updated: 10/11/23