Diamond Creek Trail

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Diamond Creek Trail is a popular shared-use trail that connects the townships of Eltham, Diamond Creek, Wattle Glen and Hurstbridge. 

The trail is off-road and sealed, approximately 20km in length. Following the Diamond Creek, the trail is relatively flat, gaining around 200 metres elevation from Eltham to Hurstbridge.

This is a shared trail

Trail users are reminded that the Diamond Creek Trail is shared by pedestrians, cyclists and horse riders.

So that everyone can enjoy the trail, please remember:

  • keep to the left
  • keep your dog on a leash at all times
  • clean up after your dog
  • do not litter
  • motor bikes/dirt bikes are not permitted

Trail route and features

The Diamond Creek trail follows the Diamond Creek from Hurstbridge to Eltham.

At the northern end, the trail commences from behind the Hurstbridge Community Hub at 50 Graysharps Road.

At the southern end, the trail crosses the Yarra River to join the Main Yarra Trail at Eltham Lower Park. Following the Main Yarra Trail west, you have the option of extending your journey all the way into Melbourne CBD.

Heading south from Hurstbridge, the trail passes through or nearby to the following parks and other locations:

  • Hurstbridge railway station
  • Hurstbridge Community Hub
  • Hurstbridge township
  • Wilson Reserve
  • Wattle Glen railway station
  • Wattle Glen township
  • Diamond Creek railway station
  • Coventry Oval
  • Marngrook Oval
  • Diamond Creek dog park
  • Diamond Creek Regional Playspace
  • Diamond Creek Reserve and Playground
  • Eltham North Adventure Playground
  • Edendale Community Environment Farm
  • Eltham railway station
  • Andrew Park
  • Eltham Central Park
  • Alistair Knox Park
  • Susan Street Oval and off-leash area
  • Barak Bushlands Reserve
  • Diamond Valley Railway


View a map of the Diamond Creek trail on AllTrails.



570 Main Road, Eltham 3095  View map

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