The City of Boroondara offers culturally and historically significant walks, immaculately presented parks and gardens, and world-class shopping, food, and entertainment.
Take a look at some of the most highly-rated walks in Boroondara below (click walk name to see route and photo preview):
Kew Junction 'Street Art' walk
Kew Junction is home to a wealth of history and culture. Perhaps most striking is the array of murals and artworks to enjoy as you stroll through this vibrant shopping precinct.
Seven Parklands Loop Walk (Hawthorn)
A 5.1km loop walk visiting seven diverse Hawthorn green spaces, from pocket-size to grand. This walk is public transport accessible.
Mindfulness in Anderson Park Walk (Hawthorn East)
This walk will take you on a 900m loop walk around the beautiful Anderson Park, with stops along the way where you can listen to recorded mindfulness meditations.
Hawthorn Heritage Haven Walk
4km of beautiful period residential architecture set in gorgeous gardens. This walk is easily accessible by public transport.
Hay’s Paddock Circuit Walk, Kew East
You'll think you've left the city when you embark on this lovely 1.5km walk. It takes you past a billabong and gorgeous gum trees. A popular spot for joggers, dog walkers, and young families too.
Studley Park Boathouse Bushland Circuit, Kew
A delightful short walk (1.4km) along the Yarra River in Kew. Enjoy abundant bird life and bush scenery. You might end your walk with a visit to the boathouse cafe, restaurant or decide to take a paddle in the river.
A beautiful Balwyn Loop
A public transport accessible 4.8km loop walk encompassing parts of the Koonung Creek Reserve.
This walk begins at the the No. 48 Tram route and terminus (corner Balwyn and Doncaster roads).
Camberwell Market to St Kilda Pier day hike
Up for an urban hike with no peer? A great daywalk from Camberwell's bustling Junction to St Kilda (via the leafy inner-east and the Yarra trail). Take a pit stop at Albert Park Lake along the way!
For more walk ideas in City of Boroondara see this council page listing walks and bike paths.