Hillview Bushland Reserve | Pakenham
Orchid species, including Cobra Greenhood, make up 20 per cent of the vegetation in this 50 hectare bushland reserve.
119 Bathe Road, Pakenham
About Hillview Reserve
This bushland area was originally set aside for a quarry before being saved by community advocacy. The reserve is now protected by a Trust for Nature conservation covenant and forms an important part of Cardinia Shire’s biolink network.
- Move through more than 2 km of peppermint and messmate Eucalypt forest among 5 different Acacia species
- Highly undulating terrain, moderate fitness walking trails
- Access via Bathe Road
- Cardinia Aqueduct Trail (via Officer Road, Officer or Thewlis Road, Pakenham)
- Lakeside shopping precinct (Lakeside Boulevard) is the closest shopping centre with facilities, approx. 5km drive away