Maroondah Aqueduct/Warrandyte-Kinglake NCR (2)

Carpool from Colman Park, Warrandyte Sth (best entry from Colman Rd, park near clubhouse), at 7.45 for 8.00 carpool.  Walk starts at small carpark on Nicholas Lane, Kangaroo Ground (northern end), at its intersection with Maroondah Aqueduct (near Carters Lane).   This walk covers some sections of the Maroondah Aqueduct, bridle trails, open paddocks, a single file track beside a creek, and some wide tracks through the Warrandyte Kinglake Nature Conservation Reserve. There are several off track sections including some short steep ascents through light bush.  Views and wildlife, including snakes.  Leg protection advised and snake bandage essential in your first aid kit.  There may be some boggy areas if there's been recent rain.  One gate to climb over.  Can shorten walk in hot weather as much of the walk is unshaded.