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Family Rides PUDDLEDUCK VINEYARD DIRT Using this map AUSTINS FERRY JUMPS 1 Intercity Cycleway – Hobart’s premier shared 7011 CA SOLDIERS MEMORIAL underpass M cycling/walking track that extends for 16 km OLD BEACH AR GY PB EL AVENUE Riding on roads between Hobart’s waterfront at Sullivans Cove to LE L AQUATIC It is legal to ride a bicycle on all roads in Tasmania but the 7017 CENTRE Poimena Bilton Street in Claremont. Being constructed on a Reserve ST map’s aim is to identify routes already used by cyclists disused railway line means there are no steep hills or RE underpass ELI ET underpass HOBART which offer a higher level of comfort than surrounding sharp turns, making it ideal for families or novice bike ZA B CENOTAPH Pitt Water roads and may have less traffic, sealed shoulders, wider Nature Reserve riders. Points of interest along the route include the ET H ST underpass 1 ET T RE UTAS vehicle lanes or gentler hills. Cyclists are required by law RE underpass Botanic Gardens, Cornelian Bay playground, MONA EE E MA Mount Direction T SCHOOL OF ST Meehan TR MEDICINE to wear a helmet on public roads (or paths), have a bell, IN Conservation Area S Range MU and Cadbury chocolate factory. SRA RR ST use a white front light and red rear light in poor lighting CLAREMONT AY R EE 2 Montrose Foreshore Trail – Part of the Glenorchy Mount Faulkner Conservation Area 7011 CADBURY ST T conditions and obey the road rules. RO VISITOR CENTRE RE ET Art and Sculpture Park (GASP) the trail follows ET AD RE UNIVERSITY E Molesworth Conservation Area MA AN ET ST the shore of the Derwent River. The northern end LL CENTRE FOR Riding on footpaths IS B RE HA THE ARTS ST BR connects to the Intercity Cycleway via an underpass RR It is legal to ride on footpaths in Tasmania unless signs ET underpass IN E D RE GT LL beneath the Brooker Hwy and the Barossa Creek ROA are displayed prohibiting cycling. Footpath cycling is VI ST ON T EE EL ST Path provides a connection back to the foreshore M R UR useful to go along a one-way street in the opposite ST HILL TH EA Meehan Range at the traffic lights near the Derwent Entertainment ST ST BA DE Risdon State Recreation Area ST RE direction or to avoid sections of busy roads. However E Centre, providing a good 6km circuit ride. G RASSTRE Brook ET HOBART RN RW EN Dam footpath cycling requires giving way to pedestrians and ET BU Mount Faulkner Conservation Area T 3 New Town Rivulet Track – A short family ride starting RE OL 7000 UL HI necessitates avoiding poles, street furniture and other ST GO GH PO Meehan Range S W at John Turnbull Park. The track heads towards Mt ER IN AY Nature Recreation Area M obstacles (such as cars backing out of driveways). LL LIV 9 OL CO IE Wellington (utilising a section of footpath on Lenah OTAGO LE SALAMANCA Cyclists also need to stop to cross side streets. These AR MARKET Y QU 7017 VE Valley Rd) and continues upstream past the Grecian- factors can make footpaths slow and inconvenient to AC CHIGWELL DA ST BATTERY MEADOWBANK ESTATE M style temple built in the early 1840s by Lady Jane RE Meehan HA CRAIGOW VINEYARD 7011 BMX 4 ET Range MP D use. Footpaths shown on the map have been highlighted FROGMORE CREEK WINES Franklin. The upper section of track passes beautiful TRACK MONA SRA EN POINT where they provide convenient connections. pools and waterfalls set in beds of sandstone. 7004 BERRIED ROAD ALE 4 Hobart Rivulet Track – A leafy 3km track following Riding on multi-user paths and cycleways ROAD ROAD AL RISDON VALE BU ST the rivulet from Molle St to the foot of Mt Wellington. underpass 7016 ER A Multi-user paths and cycleways provide traffic-free LE The track leaves the rivulet at Degraves St and passes ST L cycling but are shared with walkers and sometimes LVI SUGARLOAF BERRIEDALE CO the historic Female Factory, once home to convict dogs on lead. Most multi-user paths have centre lines 7011 women and their children, and finishes at Cascade GLENLUSK and users should keep left, overtake on the right and Gardens near the grounds of the famous brewery 2 ROSETTA 7010 Elwick RISDON warn when passing by using a bell or voice. where there are picnic facilities and a playground. A DERWENT ENTERTAINMENT Racecourse 7017 missing middle section requiring a detour should be CENTRE Riding on mountain bike tracks MA completed in summer 2011/12. STR IN GOODWOOD East Risdon EET Most MTB tracks are shared use tracks with walkers 5 Pipeline track – A gently graded gravel track that State Reserve E AS 7010 and can vary from cross-country tracks to downhill and RO AD MONTROSE T AD AQUATIC RO starts opposite the Fern Tree Tavern and winds 7010 CENTRE 0 1 2 3 Kilometres have different levels of difficulty. If using mountain bike Royal its way around the contours of Mt Wellington for ICK tracks on Mt Wellington check weather forecasts and be GEP Showground DER ELW approximately 12km. The track is shady and fern- P PAR W prepared. It is recommended you obtain more detailed ENT lined in the early sections, opening out into the ADE SKATE PARK information and maps on mountain biking in the Hobart wooded slopes of the mountain. Occasional clearings GLENORCHY area. Refer to website links. Please note bicycling is views of the in the trees provideCOLLINSVALE city, Cathedral Rock, 7010 HIGHW ROAD 7 GEILSTON BAY prohibited on some tracks in Mt Wellington and Mt Montague and the coastline to the south. A side DERWEN T PARK 7015 TA park surrounding SMANHIGareas. Please respect these restrictions HWA LEO AY track near the start provides a pleasant detour to NA BRO 8 Meehan Range T and ride on the designated tracks only. EE LUTANA RD M Nature Recreation Area Silver Falls. There is a low-level bridge that requires STR OK MOONAH MA AL 7009 ER UN AV IN 7009 BAYSWAT E dismounting and lifting bikes down a couple of steps ER RD Natone NA WEST LINDISFARNE Wellington Park Trust Map www.wellingtonpark.org.au IA ST RO ST midway along the track. Hill RE CH AD HIG HOPKINS ET MOONAH 7015 Pedal Bite www.pedalbite.com BEGON FLA AR STREET HW 6 Domain circuit – The roadway on Upper Domain Road LES GS A OS 7009 AY TA L Tangara Trail www.ccc.tas.gov.au BOWEN ROAD TO F F B AROSS has been closed to cars, leaving a wide sealed track STR Wellington Park ST FLAGSTAFF LN EET CO around the top of Queens Domain suitable for cycling. QU LIN A ROAD Road Rules and Cycling GU EEN GULLY AD LLY S GO LINK 7 Clarence Foreshore Trail – The trail follows the underpass RO R The Sharing the Road in Tasmania brochure provides an ADE WA DO N LK WARRANE eastern shore of the Derwent between Geilston Bay DO NS Tasmanian AN Tolosa PL CLARENCE overview of the road rules relating to cycling and tips RIS Cornelian KALANG RO Hockey 7018 HIL Park CRITERIUM ES and Howrah. It provides views across the water to Mt MTB PARK D AD NEW TOWN Centre AD CIRCUIT for cycling safely. www.cyclingsouth.org/images/stories/ ROA L RD GLENORCHY Bay TASMAN RO overpass HIGHWAY MTB PARK Wellington and passes numerous parks and playgrounds. ET 7008 ST EET overpass Documents/str-final.pdf PAR RE STR S A few missing sections require utilising footpaths or OS ST NEW AVENU K CAMBRIDGE K CR EE GU ST PIR CR quiet roads. Places of interest include Bellerive Beach, 3 ST ER TO IE Gordons Hill A full list of the road rules in Tasmania including the STR OR E W NRA MONTA F ST T N MORNINGTON Kangaroo Bluff fort built in 1880 to protect the city, and ST EE EET RO ROSE BAY Tasmanian Road Rules Booklet can be viewed at N STR H TOPHAM AD 7018 IG historic Bellerive Village and boardwalk. 7015 BL CL Queens www.tr anspor t.tas.gov.au/licence_infor mation/ T AR ROSNY STREE E C ARLTO 8 Natone Hill Circuit Track– A flat loop track around ROS ST RE Domain ROYAL TASMANIAN AQUATIC tasmanian_road_rules 6 NY LENAH ET CENTRE PARK the perimeter of Natone Hill, with a short section on BOTANICAL GARDENS VALLEY HILL R AUGUS underpass TA Tianna Rd.The track offers views across the Derwent GIBLIN 7008 ROAD MONTAGU BAY LE GU TIT River and surrounding hills. Parking is available on NORTH Knopwood OA MONTA 7018 Waverley IA D Hill Nubeena St or Tianna Rd. HOBART ST Rosny Hill Flora Park NRA EL 7000 RAL ST NRA Secure Bicycle Parking in Hobart City Centre RE IZ ELPHIN AB FEDE 9 Risdon Brook Dam track - This ride offers a wide ET GSTON E ET RD MOUNT STUART ST H and gently undulating track that is suitable for families. ROSNY ST ST TT Regular Use RE 7000 The 4km circuit offers views of Mt Wellington and TE NE 7018 ET GA R E BU WD CH CLARENCE Argyle St car park - Bicycle parking cage with electronic Mt Direction. Toilets and picnic facilities are available NE AR GY CA M AQUATIC URC H STRE LE ST PB swipe card access and CCTV surveillance. The cage CENTRE ET at the start. WEST BELLERIVE ST ELI EL BELLERIVE SKATE ZA L OVAL HOBART contains lockers. Public toilets and are located almost ORTH PARK BE ST underpass ST MU TH RE ST 7018 ET RE Wentworth 7000 RR STR immediately adjacent to the facility entrance. Small fee WENTW AY ET Park L MAIN ICK EE AN FIR HA E RW ST T ry WA RR RE for annual membership. S D OW N E Knocklofty HOWRAH Hobart Regional Arterial Bicycle Network Plan fer TR IN ET ET AIL GT ET 7018 RE ON Kangaroo Blu Salamanca Square car park – Bicycle parking cage with RE ET Reserve ST ST RE The plan, developed by Cycling South, identifies a desired logical CR Historic Site HOWR ST ST ESC EN T QU LIN L HOBART key access. network of arterial bike routes across the Greater Hobart Area. O ET PO AR S Wellington Park 7000 RE AH ER Sections of the network exist but there is still a long way to ST IE AC COL LIV GOULBU RN ST Junction Contact Hobart City Council Customer Service Centre ROAD go before interconnected routes comprising of bike lanes and PINN Cabin BATTERY LE GE ND M ACLE multi-user paths become a reality. We want to make it easy and ROAD POINT Kuynah 6238 2781 to use either facility. EY Bushland convenient for more people to ride bikes more often for health, AV D 7004 Reserve TRACK social and economic benefits and a quality cycling network is SEE ENLARGEMENT Busy roads with higher traffic volumes and Cascades Female Factory Casual use needed to achieve this. To view the plan see www.cyclingsouth.org FARM Historic Site speeds suited to more experienced cyclists OLD ROAD STR Bicycle parking hoops are located around the city, EET including Elizabeth St Mall. If you have any suggestions of proposed Arterial routes Bike lane GROS SOUTH NG REGEN RD CASCADE BREWERY DAVEY PL KI locations where more bicycle parking is needed, please TRA N MT WELLINGTON TOURS & VISITOR CENTRE SOUTH VENO N AVENUE HOBART ROKEBY RLY Quieter roads in residential areas with contact Hobart City Council’s Sustainable Transport T ME THE NETW MA 7004 ORK IS UN AND MA NY SECTIO DER DEVELOPM R H O B A RT A RT E R I A L To: Granton 7019 RE ENT lower traffic volumes and speeds. NS DO NO D STREE NORTH - Officer on (03) 6238 2194. T EXIST YET STREE AN CYCLE NETWORK L To: Brighton CK DYNNYRNE SANDY BAY RI T T AD ST Cadbury 7005 RO Local routes Bike lane AD 7005 UNIVERSITY RO RO Waterworks KS PUMP OF TASMANIA WATERWOR AD Berriedale HUON Reserve TRACK Montrose Multi-use path E AV Cycling and public transport Glenorchy Tolosa Bowen Risdon Vale Sealed Gravel EA To: Richmond AIM Bridge SAN DY W TRANMERE Moonah Lutana BA Y Footpath Mountain Bike Track 7018 Park and Ride Lenah Valley Geilston Bay LOWER RO AD Metro provides secure bicycle parking at some of their New Town Ridgeway NELSON SANDY Park and Ride facilities so you can ride to the bus stop BAY Steep Bike shop West North Park ENTERP RISE R and leave your bike in safety. Domain 7005 Hobart Hobart Lindisfarne THE SPRINGS D One way street Bike parking For more information visit www.metrotas.com.au Bicentennial ROAD T: 13 22 01 fire South Hobart Tasman Warrane To: Cambridge Wellington Park tra Playground Picnic area CBD Bridge Park il Salamanca Waterfront Eastlands Toilet Shops To: Fern Tree MOUNT NELSON Bellerive 7007 Taking your bike on ferries FERN TREE Commuter Ferry Howrah Hobart Water Taxis operate a commuter ferry service UTAS Sandy Bay 5 7054 Bicentennial RIDGEWAY Disclaimer between Bellerive and Watermans Dock, Hobart Mon- River Derwent Park Tranmere To: Lauderdale 7054 Cyclists using the “Hobart Bicycle Map” do so at their own risk. Every Fri in the mornings and afternoons and a Salamanca Market Shuttle from Bellerive and Wrest Point Casino Taroona care has been taken in the preparation of the map, however Cycling Truganini To: Kingston www.tasmap.tas.gov.au Conservation Area South Inc and Councils will not accept responsibility for any personal on Saturdays. The ferry can also be hired at other times. injury and/or damage to property arising from the use of the map. www.hobartwatertaxis.com.au T: 0407 036 268 www.cyclingsouth.org NOT TO SCALE
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