Yarra Bend Park

Yarra Bend Park is a 260 hectare (642 acre) park in the Melbourne suburb of Kew. Located 4 km northeast of Melbourne's CBD, it is the largest area of natural bushland left in inner Melbourne. The most notable feature of the park is the Yarra River which flows for 12 km through it. The park hosts two golf courses, two historic boathouses, sheds and a number of cycle and walking trails. It receives approximately 1.5 million visitors per year.

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Yarra Bend Park - Visitor Information
... The park is open to pedestrians 24 hours a day (access for vehicles is 8am until late) every day of the year ... Vehicle entrances are at Studley Park Road and Yarra Boulevard, Kew, or Yarra Bend Road, Fairfield ... The park is on the route of the following buses 201, 203-206, 277, 278, 300, 301 and 546 ...

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