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Parts of Three Streams Reserve are closed to prevent the spread of kauri dieback. Read more about how to Protect our kauri trees.
Three Streams Path - Path suggested start from Twin Court.
Three Streams Path - First part of the gravel path through narrow bush path.
Three Streams Path - Short bridge sections.
Three Streams Path - There are a few steps to negotiate.
Three Streams Path - Path runs close to residential properties - stay on the track.
Three Streams Path - A great native bush experience.
Three Streams Path - Path requires following some narrow sections.
Three Streams Path - Parking area from Dairy Flat Highway.
Three Streams Path - Alternative start point for Dairy Flat Highway car park.
Three Streams Path - Look out for the interpretative signs along the way.
Three Streams Path - Lawn section adjacent to car parking.
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Starts at 20 Twin Court, Albany
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A short, family-friendly bushwalk through Three Streams Reserve in Lucas Heights near Albany.
Start from Twin Court, or from the Three Streams Reserve car park off Dairy Flat Highway (public toilets are located here). Access gates close at 6pm.
Follow the signposted loop walk through the re-establishing native bush with kauri and specimen trees. The path is a great beginner walk - mainly gravel with a few steps.
The Children's Discovery Walk is designed especially for school-aged children, with informative labels on some native trees.
The picnic area by the Dairy Flat Highway entrance is a lovely spot to rest, but take your rubbish home with you.
Three Streams was developed as a privately-owned Arboretum by original landowner John Hogan, who gifted the land in 1990. The name of the 3.7ha reserve comes from the three streams that flow through it and into Lucas Creek.
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