Newport Lakes Reserve

Currently Open
  • Address: Newport VIC 3015, Australia, Melbourne
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Leisure, Family And Kids, Lake, Nature

Newport Lakes Reserve - Review

Newport Lakes Park is a huge bushland park that offers as a great place for family picnics or leisurely solitary walks. The park was created from a former bluestone quarry and rubbish tip site in the middle of Newport. As the name suggests, the centre of attraction is the lake around which over 200 species of plants and 85 species of birds are found. In order to cover two kilometres nature trail around the lake, it takes around 40 minutes to cover. To help you self-guide, you can get hold of the brochure about the trail that is available from the on-site nursery.

Newport Lakes Reserve Information

  • Dogs are not permitted in the area around the lakes but are welcome in the western part of the park.

Newport Lakes Reserve Ticket Prices

  • Entry is Free.

Newport Lakes Reserve Hours

  • The public carpark is open daily from 7.30am to dusk. The park is open to visitors on foot at all hours.

How To reach Newport Lakes Reserve by Public Transport

  • By Train: Newport station

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TripHobo Highlights for Newport Lakes Reserve

  • Newport Lakes Reserve Address: Newport VIC 3015, Australia, Melbourne
  • Newport Lakes Reserve Timing: 24-hrs
  • Newport Lakes Reserve Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Newport Lakes Reserve(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Newport Lakes Reserve: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Newport Lakes Reserve

  • 1.52% of people who visit Melbourne include Newport Lakes Reserve in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Newport Lakes Reserve visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Newport Lakes Reserve

Thursday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Newport Lakes Reserve

People normally club together Overnewton Castle and Westgate Park while planning their visit to Newport Lakes Reserve.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Newport Lakes Reserve, Melbourne Reviews

  • They've done an excellent job converting the area to parkland. You can walk around the lake and enjoy nature. There's also an off leash area with plenty of space.

  • We live locally and it's a lovely park. With a beautiful hike and great area to bbq.

  • Such a good spot for dogs! Excellent place to socialize your pups and get them off-leash safely. Highly recommend at sunset.

  • A place to escape the urban landscape located a short drive from the CBD. From lakeside, there's uninterrupted views of nature and the lakes, no buildings/houses in sight. Do yourself a favour and take your family for a visit.

  • A very nice place with small scenic view walks and a dog park, BBQ's and playgrounds.

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