Brinktop Reserve & Richmond Park Track Richmond, Clarence

Today’s weather

Partly cloudy

Mostly clear.

Issued 4.10pm, Mon 22 Jan 2018
Source © Bureau of Meteorology

Distance

3.0km

Experience

Bush

Description

The track winds through a corridor of trees adjacent to Brinktop Road. The track follows the northern boundary of Richmond Park, one of the oldest properties in Australia dating from 1810s. It climbs gently towards Brinktop Hill where it crosses a quiet road and enters Brinktop Bushland Reserve. There is a circuit track in the reserve which gives views across the Coal River Valley and Richmond township. The reserve contains rare and endangered plant species.

User groups Suggested time Difficulty
Walking Under 2 hours
Easy
Cycling Under 2 hours
Moderate
Mountain bike riding Under 2 hours
Easy
Dogs allowed on lead Under 2 hours
Easy

Facilities

Toilets  Parking  Drinking water  Picnic  Lookout  Cafe/refreshments/shop

Restrictions

No horses

Dogs must be on lead at all times as sheep graze nearby.

Safety precautions

Caution - road crossing/s 

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Map

Photos

  • Brinktop Reserve & Richmond Park Track 1
  • Brinktop Reserve & Richmond Park Track 2
  • Brinktop Reserve & Richmond Park Track 3
  • Brinktop Reserve & Richmond Park Track 4
  • Brinktop Reserve & Richmond Park Track 5
  • Brinktop Reserve & Richmond Park Track 6
  • Brinktop Reserve & Richmond Park Track 7

Elevation profile (m)

Getting there

Park at the Richmond Bridge carpark off Wellington Street and cross the road to the footpath on the south side. Walk east along Wellington Street past historic homes until the start of the track is reached at Morgan Street.

This track is managed by the Clarence City Council

If you have any questions, feedback or updates regarding this track please contact the track manager at the Clarence City Council by phone on 03 6217 9500 or by email to clarence@ccc.tas.gov.au For urgent communications please contact us by phone.