Clarence Foreshore Trail - Kangaroo Bay to Bellerive Beach

Bellerive, Clarence
Distance: 2km
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Getting There

Parking is available at either end on Kangaroo Bay Drive and at Bellerive Beach Park.

A short, family-friendly walk or bike ride. The scenic track takes in views of yachts in Kangaroo Bay and across the Derwent to kunanyi / Mount Wellington. A bridge over the yacht club slipway at Bellerive Boardwalk retracts when boats are moved in and out. There are lookouts on Bellerive Bluff and the Parks and Wildlife managed Kangaroo Bluff fort can be accessed from Gunning Street. Good views are offered over Bellerive Beach. Bellerive Beach Park has a playground and room to kick a ball around. For an extended walk or bike ride it can be done in conjunction with other sections of the Clarence Foreshore Trail.

ActivitySuggested TimeDifficulty
WalkingUnder 2 hours
Bike RidingUnder 2 hours

Track Features

Walking with dogsWheelchair accessiblePramsToiletsParkingDrinking waterPicnic areaLookoutCafe/Refreshments/Shop

Dogs allowed on lead.


No Horses

Safety Precautions


The gradient of the path around Bellerive Bluff is not DDA compliant for wheelchairs but is used by people in mobility scooters.

Plan your visit

Leave No Trace is an internationally accepted way of minimising impacts on the places we visit. Respect wildlife, be considerate with others, dispose your waste properly.

Be prepared for the walk. Plan your trip ahead, bring enough water, check the alerts, and make sure you are comfortable with the difficulty rating.

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Track contacts

Track managed by Clarence City Council
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 For urgent communications please contact us by phone.