Woodend

Pictures of Mechanics Institute, Clock Tower and Post Office. Pictures used with permission of Travel Victoria. www.travelvictoria.com.au

Woodend is located 80 kilometres to the north west of Melbourne. The Wombat Track is the best known trail in the area. The trail covers about 18 kilometres in two main loops with the majority of this being single trail. The trails vary from technical trails including fast but tight downhill runs to fast flowing open single trail. The Wombat Track is a very popular track in the Victorian MTB community.

There are also a large number of cycling tracks around the Wombat Track and the base of Mount Macedon in the Macedon Regional Park.

Trail Links
Wombat Trail (Bancoora) Trail information for the Wombat Trail
Wombat Ride Map Ride map on Woodend Cycles website
Wombat Mountain Bike Club Link to trails page on Wombat MTB club. Has details on the Wombat trail and other trails in the surrounding area. Go to home page for further information on social rides and club activities.
Macedon Regional Park rides Parks Victoria brochure on rides in the Macedon Regional Park (based around Mount Macedon). Quite a range of trails are present.
Maps and Directions To Get There
Wombat Trailhead Click on link for map showing how to get there.
Tourist Information

Local area information can be obtained at the Woodend webpage. This webpage has good information on the area and details options for accommodation and other holiday oriented actvities in the area.

Woodend Visitor Information Centre
High Street, Woodend
Phone: (03) 5427 2033
Free call: 1800 244 711
vic@mrsc.vic.gov.au