Clarence Foreshore Trail - Lindisfarne to Montagu Bay

Lindisfarne, Clarence
Distance: 2.6km
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Getting There

Start at either Simmons Park in Lindisfarne or Montagu Bay Park in Montagu Bay where car parking is available.

A pleasant family-friendly walk or bike ride following the shores of the Derwent River and passing under the Tasman Bridge. A memorial plaque at the bridge remembers the lives lost when the bridge collapsed in 1975. View the yachts in Lindisfarne Bay. There are 3 playgrounds along the trail and shaded sections near the Montagu Bay end. 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

Wheelchair accessiblePramsWalking with dogsToiletsParkingPicnic area

Dogs allowed on lead.


No Horses

Safety Precautions


There is no defined pathway under the Tasman Bridge and an access roadway to the SES needs to be used. Some sections of trail are not DDA complient.

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.