Sherbrooke Forest, Melbourne

4.3
#12 of 64 in Parks in Melbourne
The landscape of Sherbrooke Forest is dominated by the Mountain Ash, the tallest flowering plant in the world. Instated as a park in 1958, the once forested trees became protected foliage along with its flourishing population of superb lyrebirds, whose recognizable song and flashy tail feathers are iconic for Australia. Take a short hike through the dense forest and smell the fresh eucalyptus that accompanies the lyrebirds joyful trilling. Add Sherbrooke Forest to your Melbourne travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Melbourne trip planner .
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  • I love ferns and can't get enough of them. This forest if full of beautiful ferns and lyrebirds. You can hear them along the trails. Pretty cool! Also, there were lots of sulfur crested cockatoo.... v...  more »
  • Beautiful forest scattered with 100m tall mountain ash gum trees and a multitude of ferns. Plenty of bird life throughout the forest- lyerbirds, cockatoos, kookaburras, lorikeets, parrots, wattle bird...  more »
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