Tramway Walk

Tramway Track Stage 1

This clearly marked interpretive
trail mostly follows the route of the tramway used by teams of horses to haul timber from the St George River area to Lorne pier until the 1930s. Signs tell the history of the tramway and the local timber industry.

  • >  Start: Pt Grey Car Park

  • >  Finish: St George River on the

    Great Ocean Road

  • >  Type: Shuttle

  • >  Distance: 1.5km one way

  • >  Time: 30 minutes

  • >  Difficulty: Moderate 

     

Tramway Track
Optional Extension (Continuation of Stage 1) 

This track runs uphill on the eastern side of the St George River where there are views over the river and the grassy river flats. A steep climb with great views across the valley follows. The track loops back toward the

sea as it begins the climb to Teddy’s Lookout. Before the rotunda take the track to the right down through Queens Park Caravan Park and Topp Street to Shelly Beach Car Park. 

> Start: St George River > Finish: Pt Grey Car Park

(Shelly Beach) (Town Map ref L17) > Type: Shuttle/Circuit
> Distance: 3km
> Time: 1 hour 30 minute circuit
> Difficulty: Moderate