Melbourne Playgrounds  Directory Melbourne Playgrounds Outside Melbourne  Melbourne Playgrounds South West 


Cape Nelson - The Enchanted Forest Walk




The Scenic Rd, when it reaches the coast from Portand, leads past 'The Enchanted Forest' where an old land slip below the level of the clifftop has been covered by dense vegetation. A 45-minute round trip walk passes through a dense, almost tropical vegetation which creates a unique and enchanting canopy to lookouts and boardwalks with views over the ocean and spectacular cliff formations.

Review:


The walk is in the Discovery Bay Coastal Park area. The start point is along Scenic Road (about 3km before it reaches the Cape Nelson Lighthouse Road from Portland). It is possible to either do a look (which entails walking back along the road at the end or walk halfway and retrace your steps).

The path descends down steps into an area with bower spinach vines hanging down from Moonah trees which gives the enchanted forest feel. There is a lookout point with great views of waves coming in and filling up a big crack in the rocks.

Photos:








Address | Contact


Scenic Road,  Portland 3305, Victoria, Australia. View Map Map opens in new browser window
Telephone: 
Map: X925 Ref: K8

Web Links


Link Cape Nelson State Park - Visitor Guide



  Reader Feedback  

No feedback yet (be the first..)

  Add Your Comments  


 1,200
characters left

BACK TO PREVIOUS PAGEView More in this Topic | View More in Portland   TOP OF THIS PAGE



Melbourne Playgrounds  Directory Melbourne Playgrounds Outside Melbourne  Melbourne Playgrounds South West 



Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube Instagram


Featured..
Little Red Train
View  Little Red Train
Little Red Train is Melbourne's first (and only) fixed site trackless train which runs .. | View


Merryl's Mosaics Kids Parties (Caulfield South)
View Merryl's Mosaics Kids Parties (Caulfield South)
Merryl's Mosiacs has a number of fantastic party options for you to choose .. | View


Water Play Spaces in Melbourne and Victoria
View  Water Play Spaces in Melbourne and Victoria
Until the next Ice Age starts, Melbourne will continue to experience periods of very hot .. | View


Comparison of Aquatic Centres in Melbourne and Geelong
View  Comparison of Aquatic Centres in Melbourne and Geelong
The following table is a summary of the cost, location and facilities in every Aquatic .. | View


The Ultimate Guide for Kids Parties in Melbourne
View The Ultimate Guide for Kids Parties in Melbourne
Your son or daughter's birthday is fast approaching and the anxiety level is increasing .. | View


Activities Featured
Top 50 Playgrounds in Melbourne and Geelong
View Top 50 Playgrounds in Melbourne and Geelong
We have reviewed every playground in Melbourne and Geelong and these are the pick of the .. | View


List of Mini Golf courses in Melbourne and Victoria
View  List of Mini Golf courses in Melbourne and Victoria
Dressed in our plus fours and with a Callaway putter under our arms, we took our .. | View


200 Things for Families and Kids to do in Melbourne
View 200 Things for Families and Kids to do in Melbourne
Melbourne is a wonderful city for kids and families because there are so many activities, .. | View


Restaurants/Cafes/Hotels with Playgrounds
View Restaurants/Cafes/Hotels with Playgrounds
Sometimes it is nice to let the kids run riot in a playground area while you relax at a .. | View


TRAINS, TRAINs, TRAIns, TRAins, TRains, Trains, trains......
View   TRAINS, TRAINs, TRAIns, TRAins, TRains, Trains, trains......
All young kids like Thomas and his friends. Melbourne is bursting to the seams with train .. | View



Fast Find

Enter post code or suburb
Select a search radius


Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube Instagram