A new 17-km cycling and walking trail is opening in Melbourne

A tree-lined path coupled with rock climbing facilities, a skate park and sports courts. 

Spanning 17 kilometres, a brand new cycling and walking trail is set to open in Melbourne underneath the new "Skyrail" sections of the Cranbourne-Pakenham line. 

What's more, over 4000 trees will be planted to surround the path alongside new facilities including rock climbing and skating areas, and sport courts. 

As for doggos, they'll score two new fenced parks to cause havoc in. 


For more green news, did you hear about Elizabeth St turning into a pop-up park