Fort Nepean, Portsea

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  • September 29, 2017
    Nice walking track. Take clothes for all types of weather especially wind! Allow a couple of hours. There is a shuttle bus for the less nimble folk. Some interesting history to read about along the wa...  more »
  • September 5, 2017
    Read other reviews so were prepared for the walk (water, snacks). We parked at Gunner's Cottage and walked up to Fort Nepean. The sign said that this would take an hour, however other reviewers said i...  more »
  • August 30, 2017
    One of the now disused defence facilities established to defend the entrance to Port Phillip Bay against seafaring attack.  more »
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  • August 24, 2017
    Great bit of a history lesson, be sure to catch the bus for some narrated history on the fort and Mr Holt.
  • May 27, 2017
    This place is is a must for those seeking solitude and peace and quiet. Go on a week day .. even quieter.
  • June 21, 2017
    I remember when I went, I was about 7 or 8. I complained about the walk after about 200m. When I was young, I didnt like walking much but from what I can remember, I loved it.
  • May 27, 2017
    Such a beautiful, scenic, peaceful day out. History, fresh air and exercise all in one 😊
  • February 13, 2017
    Absolutely breathtaking! It is a must stop destination if you are down this way.. just remember to bring shoes because it is a long walk or you can catch the bus for $5

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