Facilities

Linear Park - Inner Circle Railway Linear Parklands

The parklands are adjacent to Park Street, which runs from North Fitzroy to Princes Hill.

Linear Park

Linear Park - Inner Circle Railway Linear Parklands

The parklands are adjacent to Park Street, which runs from North Fitzroy to Princes Hill.

The Inner Circle Railway Linear Parklands extends from Rushall Station in North Fitzroy to Bowen Crescent, Princes Hill and follows the alignment of the former Inner Circle Railway.

The parklands are around 13 hectare in size, and includes:

  • Batson Reserve
  • Thomas Kidney Reserve
  • Park Street Park
  • Holden Byrne Reserve
  • Janet Millman Reserve in North Fitzroy
  • Linear Park, North Carlton
  • Hardy Gallagher Reserve, Princess Hill

The parklands features 2.5 km of Melbourne's Capital City Trail shared path, shade trees and lawns.

Features and facilities

  • playgrounds
  • barbeque
  • picnic facilities
  • drinking fountains
  • tram (1, 8, 96, 112) stops
  • Rushall rail station (South Morang line)
  • walking and bike paths
  • on street parking
  • adjacent to local shopping strips
  • Dogs must be kept on-leash on designated shared pathways and 5 metres either side, even if pathways run through off-leash areas.

Shared pathways

  • Merri Creek Shared Trail – Dights fall to May Street boundary of Moreland and Yarra.
  • Inner Circle Railway – Linear Path – From Bowen Crescent (along Holtom West, Solly Avenue and Park Street) to Falconer Street, North Fitzroy.
  • Inner Circle Railway – Linear Path – St Georges Road (to Scotchmer Street and along Mark Street) to Edinburgh Gardens.

Access 

The parklands are accessible to people of all abilities.

Location and contacts

Contact us about park maintenance

9205 5555

info@yarracity.vic.gov.au

Fitzroy North