Parks, gardens and reserves

Parks, gardens and reserves

Explore the parks, gardens and reserves of the Macedon Ranges.

In this section...

Botanic gardens

There are three botanic gardens in the Macedon Ranges, each with their own special features and history.

Bushland reserves

The Macedon Ranges region is host to spectacular and environmentally significant nature reserves and bushland reserves, great for recreational activities like walking, picnics and bird watching.

Parks and playgrounds

There are numerous public parks, gardens, reserves and playgrounds in the Macedon Ranges. Many include shelters and barbecues.

Macedon Regional Park

The perfect location for bush walking, picnics and cycling and home to abundant native Australian flora and fauna.

BBQs, shelters and picnic tables

A list of parks, gardens and reserves with public BBQs, shelters and/or picnic tables in the Macedon Ranges.

Hanging Rock

Where else in Australia will you find the Black Hole of Calcutta, The Eagle, The Chapel and Lover's Leap...let the secrets of Hanging Rock unfold before your eyes.

Skate parks and BMX tracks

Locations and features of public skate parks and BMX tracks in the Macedon Ranges.

Walking dogs off leash

Dogs are not required to be on a lead, unless the area is signed. However, dangerous, menacing and restricted breed dogs do need to be on a lead at all times.

Open gardens

The Macedon Ranges is home to many beautifully landscaped gardens open to the public throughout the year.

Sporting ovals and reserves

A list of sporting ovals and reserves in the Macedon Ranges including their features and locations.

Hire a facility

Find and hire a venue or facility in the Macedon Ranges for your event.

Hall and park committees

A list of hall and park committees registered in our Community Directory, including contact details for hire or other enquiries.