Moe to Yallourn Rail Trail
Moe to Yallourn
Start in the Moe Botanical Gardens and follow the old rail branch line to the Yallourn power station. This relatively flat and easy to ride trail passes through farmland and bush, and enjoys views of the Haunted Hills and Lake Narracan, where you can stop for a walk or swim.
Distance: 8km one way
Track: Generally smooth dirt or gravel track
Grade: Level 1 – No experience required, suitable for beginners and children
Start: Bennett Street, Moe
Finish: John Field Drive, Yallourn
Note: This is a mostly flat and straight trail, and very family friendly
Getting there: Travel via Monash Freeway (M1) and Princes Highway (A1) to the Moe turn off approximately 130km east of Melbourne. Parking is available at the Moe railway station on Lloyd Street, or at the Moe Botanical Gardens on Narracan Drive. It is a short cycle to the beginning of the trail from both locations.