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Park Closure Update 25 May


Wellington Park, including Pinnacle Road to the summit of kunanyi / Mount Wellington, will be open to the public on Saturday 26 May. Please note that the following walking tracks and fire trails will remain closed until the damage from the severe storm on the night of Thursday 10 May can be repaired:

Closed walking tracks and fire trails

City of Hobart area (see map)

  •  Lost World Track
  • Middle Track between Fern Tree Park and Reservoir Trail
  • North South Track between Junction Cabin and Kangaroo Fire Trail
  • Brushy Hill Fire Trail between Lenah Valley Track and Main Fire Trail
  • Fire trail W40
  • Lenah Valley Fire Trail
  • Pipeline Track west of Morphetts Road, Neika
  •  Wellington Falls Lookout Track
  • Snake Plains Track
  •  Pinnacle Track (closed for construction)

For further information see the City of Hobart website.

Glenorchy City Council area

  • Knights Creek Track
  • Tolosa Fire Trail beyond Humphreys Rivulet Fire Trail
  • Native Cherry Fire Trail (formerly Ruins Fire Trail)
  • The following tracks within the Glenorchy Mountain Bike Park:
    • Gully Track
    • North South Track descent from the Water Fire Trail to Mt Bike Park hub
    • dirt jumps

For further information see the Glenorchy City Council website.

Parks and Wildlife Service area

  •  Cathedral Rock Track
  •  Old Montagu Fire Trail
  • Montagu Thumbs Traverse
  • Betts Hill Track
  • Wellington Falls to Mount Montagu Track
  •  Thark Ridge Track
  •  Devils Throne Track
  • Collins Bonnet Track below the East West Trail
  • Myrtle Forest Track
  •  Myrtle Forest Trail
  •  Collins Cap Track below Collins Cap Trail
  • Ringwood Trail
  • Mountain River Trail
  • Frying Pan Hills Fire Trail.

Visitors should be cautions on the tracks and trails that are open for use as there may still be storm debris on the surface and rough, eroded sections.   Please follow any warning signs carefully.

Please check this page for updates on the status of closed tracks and trails.


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