Due to the Hanging Rock precinct flooding, the reserve closed at midday to ensure visitor safety.The weather looks clearer over the weekend, and we anticipate the reserve will be open as usual. However, we will communicate any changes to opening hours on the weekend via the website and Facebook.
Plan your visit
Some online services such as online payments, permits and reporting an issue will be unavailable on 8 October between 8am and 12noon. We apologise for any inconvenience.
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 2019/2020 the master plan entrance will be implemented.
281 Pipers Creek Road, Kyneton 3444 View Map
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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.