Black Hill Reserve is located on Taungurung Country and Council is engaging with Taungurung Land and Water Council to develop an understanding of the sites cultural heritage values and importance to the Taungurung people.
Bald Hill Reserve is valued by the community of Kyneton as an ecologically, geologically and culturally significant location.
The reserve provides low impact, passive tourism opportunities for bird watching, photographers, naturalists and education and science opportunities for local and regional students, with the resulting economic benefits provided to Kyneton and the wider Macedon Ranges. An Environmental Management Plan(PDF, 7MB) is available for this reserve.
For more information and to view maps of the reserve, visit Friends of Bald Hill Reserve.
If you are planning an event, call our Environment Team on (03) 5422 0333.
In 2018/2019 a Master Plan for the Mt St Mary’s Lane Entrance Area(PDF, 7MB) was developed by the Friends of Bald Hill Reserve in collaboration with Council.
In 2023/2024 the master plan entrance will be completed. This will include the entrance signage, including Taungurung Welcome and interpretative information, wayfinding makers and a picnic seat.
Mt St Marys Lane, Pipers Creek (off Pipers Creek Road), Pipers Creek 3444 View Map
Mt St Marys Lane, Pipers Creek (off Pipers Creek Road) ,
Pipers Creek 3444
Dogs must be on leash at all times unless in a designated off leash area. You must pick up and dispose of your dog’s waste in a bin. Dogs must be under effective control and never left unattended.