Bald Hill Activation Project

  • Project type1000+ steps
  • Project value$750,000

Located in Bacchus Marsh, the Bald Hill Activation Project will transform the region into an attractive tourist destination.

Step 1: The Bacchus Marsh 1000+ 

This project will see the installation of 1000+ steps travelling up Bald Hill. It will also use the existing walking trail on Bald Hill to create a place for exercise, recreation, as well as art spaces.  

Moorabool Shire Council is undertaking a reconstruction of the existing Lerderderg Track via funding from Regional Development Victoria. The $750,000 project will see the construction of over 1000 Steps and lookout. 

Design of the Bacchus Marsh 1000+ is scheduled to be finalised in early 2021, with construction to commence in mid/late 2021.

artists impression of the Bacchus Marsh 1000+ project artists impression of the Bacchus Marsh 1000+ project

Images are an artists impression of the Bacchus Marsh 1000+ project. 


Consultation and concept design: Oct - Dec 2020

Council is consulting with local landowners, the wider community and key stakeholders.


Detailed design, tender and construction: January 2021 to August 2022

Click to view the Bald Hill Activation Plan report.(PDF, 9MB)


Further exciting opportunities and projects to come as part of the Bald Hill Activation Project.