Browse by Tag
BBQ
Educational
Free camping
Gold history
Gold prospecting
Swimming
Walking track
Search

Three Bridges

  • 20180211 140306
  • 20180211 140316
  • 20180211 140322
  • 20180211 140638
  • 20180211 140558
  • 20180211 140654
  • 20180211 140354
  • 20180211 140417
  • 20180211 140341
  • 20180211 140346
  • 20180211 140435
  • 20180211 140901
  • 20180211 140822
  • 20180211 142142
  • 20180211 142340
  • 20180211 142703
  • 20180211 142740
Back Eddington Road, Eddington VIC 3472

Explore other locations around this area using our interactive map

Features

  • Swimming
  • Shade
  • Bushland
  • Rock spa
  • Rope swing
  • Birdwatching
Three Bridges is a picturesque crossing of the Loddon River in Eddington, Victoria, named because the gravel road winds its way over the water across three bridges.

An arrangement of the rocks beside the main bridge forms a stunning multi-level pool and spa, turning this crossing into a gorgeous, tranquil retreat along the Loddon.

Across the bridge from the rushing rock pool and spa, the water runs smoother and there's a rope swing attached to a tree.

There are also plenty of rocks, trees and fallen logs for children to climb and explore.

It's a good idea to wear sandals in the water as the rocks on the river bed around the rock pools are fairly sharp to walk on in some places.

Directions to Three Bridges

  • From the Bendigo-Maryborough Road in Eddington
  • Turn onto Eddington Road
  • Turn right onto Baringhup-Eddington Road
  • Turn right onto Back Eddington Road (gravel road)
  • Three Bridges is just a moments drive along Back Eddington Road



DID YOU KNOW...

  • There are heaps of fantastic swimming spots throughout the Victorian Goldfields, including the Loddon River, Cairn Curran Reservoir, Laanecoorie, Turpins Falls, and many more!
  • Kids love to climb! There are plenty of places throughout the Goldfields with great trees, rocks, fallen logs and more for kids to climb up, around and over.
 

Comments

Leave a comment

Harry Payne
29/12/2018
I cannot fin 3 bridges? Where is it?
Goldfields Guide
29/12/2018
GPS is very useful in finding Three Bridges, as the roads are unsigned... Directions from Bendigo-Maryborough Road: Turn off Bendigo-Maryborough Road onto Forbes Road. Follow this straight through the next intersection, where it becomes Greenings Road. Continue straight until you come to a turn-off on the left, which is unsigned, but is named Back Eddington Road on the map. Take this left turn and follow it along as it makes its way down to the Loddon River (you should be able to see the line of trees along the river). Three Bridges is located where Back Eddington Road crosses over the Loddon. Hope this helps! :)
Harry Payne
25/03/2019
Tried again today,,I will take a print-out next time :-)
Detecting Downunder
29/12/2018
Love the page guys, keep up the great work.
Goldfields Guide
29/12/2018
Cheers!
Melinda Ralph
28/01/2019
We discovered this gorgeous spot today and had a swim, it was just beautiful. Unfortunately some idiots had left a lot of rubbish and even dug a hole and filled it with beer cans. We took away some of the rubbish but the cans are still there. It infuriates me that people have such a lack of respect for the environment and for others.
Kim
07/12/2020
A big tree has fallen across the main swimming hole making it hard to get wet here, especially if you have kids. Still a good place to visit but if you want to swim it's not the best.
Goldfields Guide
07/12/2020
Thanks for that Kim, I have placed an update on this page
Eva
11/01/2021
Is it dog friendly / allowed?
Goldfields Guide
12/01/2021
Hi Eva, yes dogs are allowed here