A high standard rail trail located beside the main railway line.
This concrete-surfaced trail runs from the Hobart Regatta Grounds on Queens Domain, past the Botanic Gardens, Runnymede Historic House and residential areas, linking the northern suburbs with the city centre. There are urban landscape views, colourful murals and the Tasmanian Transport Museum en route. The trail runs beside an active railway, connecting the Port of Hobart with Claremont in the north. In Claremont a trail branches along the spur line to Cadbury’s. There are very few road intersections and its popular with recreational users and commuters.
For more information on this trail see the book Rail Trails of Tasmania.
- Hobart to Claremont
- Hobart area, 1km from Hobart
- Surface – Sealed
- Terrain – Flat coastal
For more information and a location map please visit RailTrails Australia.