The Walk The 4.7km Walk will follow the path around Albert Park Lake finishing in the Walk Village. The Walk is pram and wheelchair friendly and dogs on leashes are permitted. Join us after the Walk for a BBQ lunch and loads of kids rides and activities. There will also be a raffle, arts and crafts corner and live entertainment. You can also share your thoughts on our Wall of Hope and meet some Diabetes organisations.
There will be some food options available on the day however we do encourage you to bring a healthy diabetes-friendly lunch with you. Getting to the Walk We recommend taking public transport to the venue. By train: The nearest train station is Southern Cross Station on the corner of Spencer and Collins Streets. From here Albert Park is a five minute taxi ride or a 15 minute tram ride By tram: The closest trams are the 96 along Canterbury Road and the 112 along Albert Road. From Melbourne CBD, these trams can be caught from Southern Cross Station, corner of Collins and Spencer Streets. Disembark the tram at the Lakeside Stadium stop on the corner of Clarendon Street and Albert Road. Visit the Yarra Trams website for more information.
By car: There are three parking stations available within walking distance of the venue: Bob Jane Stadium, corner of Clarendon Street and Albert Road, Albert Park for a flat rate of $2 on Sundays MSAC, Aughtie Drive for a flat rate of $3 for non-members Regal Parking, 133 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda for a flat rate of $7 on Sundays Metered parking is also available in Clarendon Street, Aughtie Drive and Albert Road. Please note, the Carousel Car Park will be fully reserved on the day of the event. Thank you for your commitment to JDRF and we look forward to you joining in the fun of the Walk to Cure Diabetes!