Open 9.15am–4pm Mon–Thurs

25 Lefroy Street
North Hobart, Tasmania 7002

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Walking Group

Walking Group

Our walks take place in the Hobart metropolitan area and are led by a Health Worker. The walk begins at 10.30am.  

If you'd like to attend contact us on 6231 3212 or email:


Walking Group Calendar:




August 30  Botanical Gardens   

The Spring flowers are emerging. 

Meet at the main entrance near the visitor centre. 

Bring your own drink and snacks so that we can share a relaxed picnic after our walk.

September 6

Sphinx Rock 


Meet next to the cafe at the Springs.

Please wear appropriate shoes, warm clothes and your own drink bottle. These are essential for having a safe and fun time in this area as the weather can change dramatically and incredibly quickly.

Those who choose to can buy a hot drink at the cafe.

September 13 Berridale Foreshore / Windemere Track

Meet in the car park on Alcorso Drive (off Berridale Main Road). We will walk in the direction of Claremont.

Please bring your own drink and food to share (we will sit in the covered table area, back near the car park).

September 20 Kingston Beach to Boronia Beach

Meet at Kingston Beach near the corner of Osborne Esplande and Ewing Avenue (but on the beach side).

Park wherever convenient to you.

Cafes are nearby for after the walk.

September 27 Newtown Rivulet

Meet near the Lady Jane Franklin Gallery, on the corner of Lenah Valley and Brushy Creek Road.

On street parking is available.

The group usually go to Banjos Bakery on August Road after the walk.

October 4 Risdon Dam

Meet at the car park facing towards the dam, opposite the public toilets.

Bring your own thermos/drink and something to share for morning tea (there is always enough food so don't worry if you forget/aren't able to bring anything).

October 11 Sandy Bay Foreshore

Meet outside Seagrass Longpoint Restaurant facing the Derwent River.

We will walk the beach towards the casino and then return to the main beach in front of the cafes.

Faster walkers may wish to continue the walk along to Blinking Billy Beach.

October 18

(BJ won't be here this day)

Max's Infinity Loop

Meet in the car park just near the intersection at the corner of Cleary's Gates Road and Upper Domain Road. 

Bring your own drink and snack.

The group will find a table at the nearby Legacy Park Playground..

October 25 Cornelian Bay Walk

Meet near Boat House Restaurant off Queens Walk.

There is a cafe nearby.

November 1 Montrose Foreshore Community Park

Meet at the carpark near the toilets/playground to the right (as you are facing the water). 

We will walk towards the Grove Reserve/GASP trail and then return to the playground area.

November 8 Mount Nelson

Start at Mt Nelson Car Park. We will take the trail down towards Sandy Bay. 

Tables are available near the cafe after for a drink and snacks (you can buy or bring your own).

November 15 Mornington Waverly Wildflower Walk

Parking: Corner of Quarry Road and Carawa Street

Meet at the Quarry Road entrance, corner Quarry Rd and Carawa St, Mornington.

Please bring your own food and drinks (there is no cafe nearby).

November 22 Bellerive Boardwalk

Meet in the car park on the corner of Cambridge Road and Victoria Esplande, next to the Waterfront Hotel end

We will then head towards the Kangaroo Bluff Battery.

There are cafes nearby when we return.

November 29 Botanical Gardens

A farewell to Spring in the Gardens.

Meet at the main entrance near the visitor centre.

Bring your own drink and snacks so the we can share a relaxed picnic after our walk.