Goblin Forest Walk Trail Hiking Australia
  • Length: 400m

  • Duration: 20mins

  • Grade: 1

  • Style: Circuit

  • Start: Stockyard Carpark

  • End: Stockyard Carpark

  • Location: Blue Tier State Forest

  • Closest Town: Weldborough

  • Distance from CBD: 283km

  • State: TAS

  • Latitude: -41.199368

  • Longitude: 148.004626

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2WD Access

4WD Access

Public Transport

Bitumen Road

Gravel Road

Steep Road

Winding Road

Speed Bumps

Vehicle Ford

Entry Fee

Large Car Park

Small Car Park

Accessible Parking

Accessible Toilet

Public Toilets

Drinking Water

Untreated Water

Picnic Shelter

Picnic Table

BBQ Facilities

Campfire Pit

Camping Area

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Blue Tier State Forest...

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Concrete Path

Timber Boardwalk

Gravel Path

Sandy Trail

Rough Trail

Undefined Trail

Prams & Strollers

Manual Wheelchair

Motorised Wheelchair

Bicycle Trail

Mountain Bike Trail

Historic Rail Trail

Dog Friendly

Urban Walk

Coast & Beach

Historic Lighthouse

Waterfalls & Lakes

Rainforest Walk

Goldfields & Mining

Heritage Walk

Aboriginal Art

Alpine Region

Alpine Huts

Exposed Ledges

Rock Scrambling

Steep Terrain

Bush Bashing

River Crossings

Scenic Viewpoints

Well Marked

Drinking Water

Untreated Water

Fishing Spots

Swimming Spots

Overnight Campsites

Trail Running

Horse Riding


Goblin Forest Walk is a 400m, grade 1 circuit hike, located in Blue Tier State Forest, Tasmania. The hike should take approximately 20mins to complete.

Hike Summary

A short loop from Poimena car park takes visitors through rain forest regenerating after the ravages of tin mining. Goblin walk is the shortest and easiest of a series of tracks on Blue Tier for walkers and mountain bike riders. They offer a variety of experience, duration and level of challenge.

About the region

The East Coast and Flinders Island

Getting there

Turn on to the Anchor Road off the Tasman Highway (A3), 20 kms south of Weldborough and drive towards Lottah and then Poimena. You can also approach it from St Helens via the Lottah Road off the Tasman Highway.


Toilet, picnic and barbecue facilities and shelter.

Easy wheelchair friendly.

Weather may change quickly, suitable clothing essential.

Dogs on a leash welcome. Bikes must keep to formed tracks.

GPX File

Total distance: 381 m
Max elevation: 751 m
Min elevation: 746 m
Total climbing: 4 m
Total descent: -4 m
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For more information about this hiking trail please visit Parks and Wildlife Service Tasmania

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