Kingborough Reserves

Kingborough Natural Areas Network

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kingborough has a number of beautiful reserves within its Natural Areas Network.  These Natural Areas are tracts of native bushland, established for the purposes of conservation, protection and education.  Most of the reserves contain significant ecological processes and are habitats for threated flora and fauna.

A number of initiatives have contributed to the preservation of these reserves while creating unique nature based recreational opportunities for residents and visitors.  Enjoy hiking, walking, riding, trotting or biking through a number of these beautiful natural areas and explore a number of dedicated ‘Tracks and Trails‘ have been created within or adjoining Kingborough’s Reserves.

See below to find out what Council is doing to manage our Natural Areas and how to get involved or take a closer look into one of our beautiful reserves and plan your next adventure.

 

 

 

Kingborough Reserves

RESERVE NAMELOCATIONPERMITTED USESSNAPSHOT
Algona ReserveKINGSTON- CAT PROHIBITED RESERVE
- Dog Walking - on lead and formed tracks only
- No camping
- No fires
- Bicycle riding permitted
- Motorbikes prohibited
Algona Reserve landscape view
Barretta ReserveBARETTA - SOUTH OF MARGATE- Dog Walking - on lead and formed tracks only
- Horse riding permitted
- Bicycle riding permitted
- Motorbikes prohibited
Boronia Beach ReserveKINGSTON- CAT AND DOG PROHIBITED RESERVE
- Camping prohibited
- Camp fires prohibited
- Motorbikes prohibited

- Sections of this foreshore are dangerous
- Area is under surveillance
Boronia Hills ReserveKINGSTON- Dog Walking - lead and formed tracks only
- Horse riding prohibited
- Bicycle riding prohibited - due to erosion problems
- Motorbikes prohibited
Browns River ReserveKINGSTON- Dogs prohibited
Dog beach located directly across from reserve at Tyndall Beach
- Motorbikes prohibited
Browns river reserve
Denison Street ReserveKINGSTON- Dog Walking - on lead and formed tracks only
- No camping
- No fires
- Motorbikes prohibited
Denison Street Reserve
Hawthorn ReserveKINGSTON- Dog Walking - on lead and formed tracks only
- Bicycle riding permitted
- No camping
- No fires
- Motorbikes prohibited
Manuka Hills ReserveKETTERING- Dog Walking - on lead and formed tracks only
- No camping
- No fires
- Motorbikes prohibited
Margate RivuletMARGATE- Dog Walking - on lead and formed tracks only
- No camping
- No fires
- Motorbikes prohibited
Mary Knoll ReserveBLACKMANS BAY- Dog Walking - on lead and formed tracks only
- No camping
- No fires
- Motorbikes prohibited
Mary knoll reserve signage
Nierinna Creek ReserveMARGATE- Dog walking - on lead and formed tracked only
- No horses permitted in Reserve (Horses permitted on Nierinna Creek Track located across road from)
- Motorbikes prohibited
- No camping
- No fires
Peggys Beach ReserveKINGSTON- Dog walking - on lead and formed tracks only
- No camping
- No fires
- Horses prohibited
- Motorbikes prohibited
Tinderbox Hills ReserveBLACKMANS BAY- Dog walking - on lead and formed tracks only
- Horse riding permitted
- Bicycle riding permitted
- Motorbikes prohibited
Tramway Hill ReserveMARGATE- Dog walking on lead
- No camping
- No fires
- Motorbikes prohibited
Whitewater Creek ReserveKINGSTON- Dog walking - on lead and formed tracks only
- Bicycle riding permitted
- Motorbikes prohibited

 

 

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