Kenton Track

COVID-19 update on parks and tracks

All parks and tracks are open under alert level 2.  To help keep everyone well, please continue to maintain a 2 metre distance from other people when you’re out and about and please wash your hands before and after using equipment in our parks and gardens.

The following are all open:

  • All parks and gardens
  • Public toilets
  • Playgrounds, play equipment or exercise equipment in parks
  • Visitor and information centres
  • Dog parks
  • The Botanic Gardens
  • Boat ramps and wharves
  • Cemeteries

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Start: Either Rockview Place or the end of Major Hornbrook Road

Finish: Summit Road, near Broadleaf Lane

Distance: 1.6km

Time: 30 minutes one way

Dogs: On leash only

Description:

Climb the stile at the end of Rockview Place to access Kenton Track or join it from the end of Major Hornbrook Road. Follow the uphill track into John Britten Reserve and enjoy expansive views of the Heathcote Valley and back over the estuary. Take care along the latter section of this walk as it crosses the John Britten cycle track and ends at Summit Road, near Broadleaf Lane.

Kenton Track is so named for the middle name of legendary motorcycle engineer John Britten.

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