It’s one of our most underrated assets.
Hobart’s intercity cycleway connects Hobart’s
Domain to Claremont along about 15 kilometres of cement path.
Living only minutes from the track, I don’t take
advantage of it enough.
On a beautiful crisp blue Winter Sunday
morning, there are really no excuses.
I ride the track grinning like a fool. The
enjoyment on the bike track is contagious. There’s plenty of smiling among the
cyclists and pedestrians who use it. Here's a few of the things you can do on the cycleway.
A few of the things you can do on the cycleway
Appreciate Tom Samek’s mural.
Pick up supplies at Stonemans – I bought a bag of
Walk through the Peace Park.
Stop in a MONA for a coffee or a cocktail and
admire the art.
Reflect on Hobart’s cultural diversity, young, old,
people with disabilities, Hazara, Burmese. Hobart’s identity is here.
Have a picnic - there’s plenty of places to stop to
have a sandwich.
Enjoy the vista – there are beautiful views up over
the Wellington ranges and over the Derwent to the eastern shore.
Sit down on the grass on the edge of Cadbury’s
estate and look across at Windermere Bay.
Grab a well-deserved ice-cream at Valhalla on the
For more information on the cycleway have a look
Here's a few other things we love about Hobart:
On sustainable food - FIMBY.
5 things I love about where I live - Rosetta.