Panako Walkway

Panako Walkway is a 40-minute walk within Styx Mill Conservation Reserve, near Northwood, featuring wetlands, ponds and a viewing platform.

COVID-19 update on parks and tracks

All parks and tracks are open under alert level 2.  To help keep everyone well, please continue to maintain a 2 metre distance from other people when you’re out and about and please wash your hands before and after using equipment in our parks and gardens.

The following are all open:

  • All parks and gardens
  • Public toilets
  • Playgrounds, play equipment or exercise equipment in parks
  • Visitor and information centres
  • Dog parks
  • The Botanic Gardens
  • Boat ramps and wharves
  • Cemeteries

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Start: Styx Mill Road car park

Finish: Hussey View Walkway

Distance: 1.1 km

Time: 20 minutes one way

Dogs: On a leash at all times; not permitted on some tracks. There is a designated dog exercise park within Styx Mill Reserve.

Toilets: Located in the Hussey Road car park

Access: Suitable for wheelchairs and buggies

Description: Begin at the Styx Mill Road car park and follow the path into the reserve. Head right and pass the lakes. At the fork, the right track leads to a small lookout and the left continues down the main track past a number of paddocks. At the end of the track, either continue on to the Hussey View circuit track or return the same way.

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