Panako Walkway is a 40 minute walk within Styx Mill Conservation Reserve, near Northwood, featuring wetlands, ponds and a viewing platform.
Start: Hussey Road car park
Finish: Same as the starting point.
Time: 40 minutes return.
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
From Husseys Road car park the walkway heads through a picnic area, crosses a farm-bridge, then follows the river to an elegant footbridge over a side stream with good views over the ponds. Follow a four-wheel drive track beside the ponds, where there are seats and a viewing platform. At the final junction walk straight ahead to reach the exit at the top of Cavendish Road, or turn left to go to the car park off Styx Mill Road.
Return the same way.