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Park and Picnic Spot in Wattle Glen

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Published January 11th 2017
Park, Playground and Picnic Area in Wattle Glen
Pepper's Paddock Reserve

If you are looking for a quiet little park to relax in, then this is the place for you.


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Playground at Wattle Glen



Wattle Glen is a little town situated between Diamond Creek and Hurstbridge - a five minute drive either way to each town. The distance from Melbourne to Wattle Glen is approximately 30 kilometres. It is a great place for a little stop on your travels passing through or even for a Day Trip in its own right.

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Lots of room for picnic rugs and fun



The Park in Wattle Glen is ideal for younger children with there being a playground with climbing equipment and swings to keep them entertained.


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Swings are always popular



There is also lots of parkland to kick a football or soccer ball or even set up a temporary pitch and have a hit of cricket.


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Lovely shady areas at the Park



Lots of shady established trees surround the Park making it quite comfortable on those hot sunny Summer days. The trees look lovely too.


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Lovely Old Shady Trees


There are several picnic tables and the park has BBQ facilities.
We took our own packed lunch and bought coffee's from the Pepper's Paddock Cafe next door.

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Picnic Benches and BBQ facilities


The Pepper's Paddock Cafe is located next door to the park which is handy for any required coffee or snacks.

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Pepper's Paddock General Store and Cafe next to the Park


There is plenty of room to set up a picnic rug, relax and breathe in the fresh air.

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Quiet little park to relax


Toilet facilities are located at the park also.

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Toilet ammenities


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Why? Free Park and Picnic Area
When: Anytime
Where: 13 Kangaroo Ground-Wattle Glen Rd, Wattle Glen, Vic, 3096
Cost: Free
Your Comment
Should have read only 25 km NE of the city
by vk3md (score: 0|3) 978 days ago
We are actually only 25 km from the NE city.
by vk3md (score: 0|3) 978 days ago
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