Springtime Flower Walking Track (Warby-Ovens National Park)

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Springtime Flower Walking Track (Warby-Ovens National Park)

This easy loop walk is a lovely family stroll through Box Ironbark forest rich in birdlife. In spring, wildflowers cover the forest floor. The Grade 2 track is relatively flat and well signed.

Starting at Forest Camp, you can take the shorter northern loop (1.2km, 30mins) or the longer southern loop (3.7km, 2hrs) or combine them. The full is 4.9km and takes around 2.5 hours at a gentle pace.

To shorten the southern loop (to around 2.5km), turn north (right) where the track meets Spring Track and follow it back to Forest Camp instead of following the arrows south (left).

Visitor Tips: wear sturdy footwear and carry plenty of water, especially in hot weather.

How to get there

Springtime Flower Walking Track (Warby-Ovens National Park)

Need to know

Springtime Flower Walking Track (Warby-Ovens National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions

Dogs

Dogs are not allowed

Restrictions

  • No bicycles
  • No firearms allowed
  • No vehicles
  • No camping
  • No fires permitted
  • No horses
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed

Warnings

  • Animals and pests
    • Snakes
  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care
    • Limbs may fall take care

Be Prepared

Stay safe and get the most out of your park visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks in Victoria’s parks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care. Find out more.

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

Puzzle Bend Bridge Closure

The Puzzle Bend bridge within Warby-Ovens National Park is now closed to all traffic, including pedestrians, for safety reasons. This bridge has been closed to vehicle traffic for several years. 

Alternative camping spots on the Ovens River, in the Warby-Ovens National Park, can be found nearby at Camerons, Robinsons, Mcquades and Lavis Bends. 

Camerons Bend Closure - Flooding

Due to recent flooding on the Murray River, Camerons Bend and the Camerons Bend boat ramp are closed. An alternative boat launch can be found across the Ovens River at the Bundalong South Boat Ramp, near the Bundalong Riverside Resort. 

Frosts Block and the rest of the river section of the Warby-Ovens National Park has been reopened to camping. However, tracks remain wet in areas. Please drive with caution. 

Mcquades and Robinsons Bends Closure - Flooding

Due to recent flooding, Mcquades and Robinsons Bend campsites are closed. 

Frosts Block and the rest of the river section of the Warby-Ovens National Park has been reopened to camping. However, tracks remain wet in areas. Please drive with caution. 

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