Trip Planner:   South Pacific  /  Australia  /  Victoria  /  Melbourne  /  Nature  /  Sherbrooke Forest
Sherbrooke Forest, Melbourne
(4.3/5 based on 80+ reviews on the web)
The landscape of Sherbrooke Forest is dominated by the Mountain Ash, the tallest flowering plant in the world. Instated as a park in 1958, the once forested trees became protected foliage along with its flourishing population of superb lyrebirds, whose recognizable song and flashy tail feathers are iconic for Australia. Take a short hike through the dense forest and smell the fresh eucalyptus that accompanies the lyrebirds joyful trilling. Make Sherbrooke Forest part of your personalized Melbourne itinerary using our Melbourne trip itinerary maker.
map
Create a full Melbourne itinerary

Plan your trip to Melbourne

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Melbourne by other users

19 days in Australia BY A USER FROM THAILAND December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Australia BY A USER FROM HONG KONG December, outdoors, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 39 days in South Pacific, Asia, Canada & United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA February, kids, popular PREFERENCES: February, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 50 days in Australia BY A USER FROM ISRAEL April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in South Pacific, United States & Europe BY A USER FROM BELGIUM February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in Australia BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC January, teens, kids, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: January, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 13 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 27 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM VIETNAM August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • After being "attacked" by cockatoos in the bird feeding area, we explored the nearby Hardy Gully Nature Walk. This is a 700m easy walk on flat ground, where the Parks Victoria website says will take 4...  more »
  • This is one of many good parks to visit in the Dandenong Ranges and provides a pleasant place for visitors to walk and get a good feel for Australian bush. Weekends can be busy. 
  • Found this walk underwhelming. The track was very muddy but this was to be expected. What wasn't was fallen trees to climb over and gaping holes that had been taped off. Felt like the area isn't reall...  more »