Fort Nepean, Portsea

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  • Visited as part of trip to Point Nepean national park. Amazing views so much history quite a long walk so pack a lunch and water. Comfy shoes. Enjoyed it.  more »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »
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  • Great bit of a history lesson, be sure to catch the bus for some narrated history on the fort and Mr Holt.
  • This place is is a must for those seeking solitude and peace and quiet. Go on a week day .. even quieter.
  • 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.
  • Such a beautiful, scenic, peaceful day out. History, fresh air and exercise all in one 😊
  • 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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