Running Routes

Not sure which way to run? Check these routes out

We’d like to provide information on some of the State’s favourite running routes. This section is very much a work in progress – something we hope to build into a comprehensive base of running trails and training options for all abilities in the coming year, but also maybe one of those things that will never truly be ‘finished’.


Launceston: Trails in and Around Launceston (Google for PDF)


Please feel free to email us with any suggestions or comments.


Check out some of our favourite running routes


We're grateful to Tim Gunton from the Launceston Running Buddies for the following running routes in and around Launceston. Check them out on facebook (HERE) and join them for a run if you're in the area. Northern Suburbs From Royal Park, thru the Seaport along the...

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Domain Loop, Hobart

AKA:                  The Loop, Joggers Loop Location:          Queens Domain, Hobart Access:              Upper Domain Road Parking:          Available at Cross Roads oval and elsewhere on the Domain (E.g. Domain Athletic Centre) Facilities:        Toilets Distance:...

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Risdon Brook Dam, Hobart

Location:          Eastern Shore, Hobart Access:              Risdon Brook Dam is approximately 12kms (15 minutes drive) from Hobart.  You access it by  heading across the Tasman Bridge and turning left towards Lindisfarne.  After leaving the bridge head north on the...

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Sandy Bay Road, Hobart

Sandy Bay Road Location:          Hobart Access:              Plenty of options. Parking:           Actual car parks Marieville Esplanade, Long Point Rd, Long Beach bbq area, and further along at Hinsby Beach Taroona) Facilities:        Marieville Esplanade, Nelson Rd...

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Hobart Bike Track

Also called the Intercity Cycleway; for most runners, the ‘bike track’ starts at the Hobart Cenotaph located on Queens Domain

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The Pipeline Track, Hobart

Arguably one of the best running trails in Hobart. This gently graduating dirt track takes you through stunning scenery around the side of Mt Wellington.

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