Hanging Rock Reserve, Woodend

A striking, richly vegetated area of dense forest, creeks, and diverse flora, Hanging Rock Reserve clusters around its eponymous centerpiece, the imposing Hanging Rock formation. Several works of literary art have been inspired by this lush, attractive parkland, which also hosts horse races on its custom-built track, as well as other events such as high-profile concerts. To visit Hanging Rock Reserve and get the most from your holiday in Woodend, create itinerary details personal to you using our Woodend road trip planning tool.
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  • With the sun out we did the summit walk then the base walk. Great views at the top but disappointing you can’t go to the peak due to Covid restrictions. If you do the base walk (flat and easy) follow....  more »
  • Really enjoyable walk up to the rock. We weren’t able to get right up to the top because of a COVID related closure but we could still access most of the rock. Spectacular views and lovely...  more »

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