21may8:30 am3:00 pmVictoria Dam via Mason Bird Heritage Trail Loop⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

Time

(Sunday) 8:30 am - 3:00 pm(GMT+08:00)

Event Details

Date: Sunday 21 May 2023
Time: 8:30 am
Meeting Location: Car Park in Hardringe Park, Hardringe Road, Orange Grove 6109
Total Walk Time: About 4 to 4.5 hours.
Walk Grade: 3
As we are walking within a National Park no dogs are allowed.

Our meeting point is in the car park in Hardringe Park, Hardringe Road Orange Grove. There are toilets and barbecues within this area.
We proceed past the Bickley Reservoir and Bickley Outdoor Recreation Camp and begin our journey on the Mason & Bird Heritage Trail.
Highlights of this walk include:
1. Munday Brook Bridge believed to be Australia oldest bridge;
2. Beautiful forest area as we slowly ascend the hill;
3. Discover 3 tragic events which have all occurred along our journey and one will be still be visible today;
4. We reach Victoria Dam which was built in 1891 and was the first permanent water supply for Perth city.
5. We see both the new dam wall and part of the old dam wall.
6. Lunch will be at Victoria Dam