Lava flow 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: 500m along the Bowenvale Traverse track from the Huntsbury end.

Finish: Bowenvale Ave car park.

Access: Ride from Victoria Park car park along Bowenvale Traverse track. The fastest access is from the end of the Bowenvale Traverse track. Ride the Bowenvale Traverse track for approx 500m towards Victoria Park from the Mt Vernon end.

Signage: At the start.

Description: The track starts on the right about 100m past the first cattle stop. 

Make your way along a boulder strewn single track for approximately 500m before a steep descent which takes you into Bowenvale Valley. 

The track passes through tussock land with great views into the Bowenvale Valley.

Note: Punctures are common. Make sure you've got a good back tire or spare tubes.

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