Bridgewater Foreshore Trail Bridgewater, Brighton

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Issued 4.10pm, Wed 26 Apr 2017
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Distance

5.2km

Experience

Coastal

Description

From Gunn Street the track follows the Derwent River foreshore to the east around Bridgewater and Green Point to the East Derwent Highway Bridge. There are a couple of picnic areas along the way. Plenty of birdlife can be seen around the shallow wetlands along the foreshore including black swans, cormorants, pelicans and white faced herons. There are great views up and down the river and of kunanyi / Mount Wellington. It is possible to continue walking from the East Derwent Highway Bridge along Swan Park Trail.

User groups Suggested time Difficulty
Walking Under 2 hours
Easy
Cycling Under 2 hours
Easy
Dogs allowed on lead Under 2 hours
Easy

Access

Accessible with pram  Accessible via public transport

Facilities

Parking 

Restrictions

No horses

Map

Photos

  • Bridgewater Foreshore Trail 1

Elevation profile (m)

Getting there

Park along Gunn Street, Bridgewater.

This track is managed by the Brighton Council

If you have any questions, feedback or updates regarding this track please contact Brighton Council’s Asset Services Department by phone on 03 6268 7000 or by email to admin@brighton.tas.gov.au