Queens Domain
Queens Domain
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westy54
Sydney, Australia11,450 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2022 • Couples
The Queens Domain covers nearly 230 hectares of land on the side of a hill facing the Derwent River, just north of the CBD, that was declared public space around 1860.

The area includes native bushland, parks, the Botanical Gardens, the Hobart Cenotaph, numerous memorials and a number of sporting facilities including an Aquatic Centre, Athletic Centre and Tennis Centre plus much more.

We only had time to walk around a fraction of what was available to see but we will return.
Written 28 March 2023
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FyingKiwi
Christchurch, New Zealand1,078 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2023
The Queens Domain incorporates Government House (which you cannot see or enter), the Royal Tasman Botanical Gardens, the Old Hobart Zoo and Soldiers Memorial Avenue as well as Cenotaph. It is, otherwise, a conglomeration of sports fields.
Written 9 January 2023
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wombatdavid
Hobart, Australia2,618 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2022
There are lots of trails across the Domain. I enjoyed a walk today to the summit with lovely views and also walked a bit of the soldiers avenue. It was quite muddy so be careful with your shoes!
Written 29 September 2022
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Dan L
Bunbury, Australia7,762 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2022
The Queens Domain is home to a range of facilities plus historical, cultural and natural attractions. These include the aquatic centre, TCA ground, athletic and tennis centres, Cenotaph, Soldiers Memorial Avenue, Government House, various monuments, walking and cycle tracks and remnants of the Beaumaris Zoo, home of the last Tasmanian tiger. Lovely views of the Derwent River and beyond from the elevated parklands. Worthy of being on your list if a visitor to Hobart.
Written 25 April 2022
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SAB5859
Banff, UK4,722 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2020 • Couples
We covered a good bit of the Queens Domain during our visit to Hobart. We had a walk along The Soldiers of The Avenue which was really interesting. We then visited the Botanical Gardens (They were amazing), we then crossed the busy highway and walked along the path next to the river Derwent to Domain Regatta Grounds which has a great outdoor exercise park, we then went onto to see the magnificent Cenotaph.
Fantastic area and great for walking with lots to see.
Written 28 February 2020
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Lorraine B
Brisbane, Australia206 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2019 • Friends
Lots to discover around this large park. The lookout on the summit had beautiful river views, to see the Powder Magazine which is now a Historical Landmark was a stroll through the bush and the Soldiers Memorial Avenue was very moving. May all those trees planted in their honour survive and thrive. People walk their dogs in the rougher sections and was joyful to see the happy pooches having an explore and gallop.
Written 11 April 2019
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Sue M
Williamsburg, VA1,516 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2019 • Couples
With traveling to New Zealand & Australia, they like to call their public green spaces, domains. We drove through Queen’s Donain to get to the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens. It is quite vast & well maintained.
Written 7 March 2019
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EndlessTravels
Greater Melbourne, Australia38,277 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2018
Interesting and varied spot that is home to numerous sporting grounds and points of interest. Great spot to have a picnic as well
Written 14 December 2018
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KatielouAustralia
Hobart, Australia1,766 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2018 • Friends
Close to the city centre this hill offers a green oasis with wonderful views of the river. Close to the city end is the soldiers walk - an avenue of trees dedicated to those lost in the Great War
Written 10 December 2018
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188petere
Brisbane, Australia1,633 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2018 • Couples
Only a kilometer or so from the centre of town is the start of the domain that travels some distance parallel to the Derwent. It is home to many points of interest including the pool, Government House, the athletic & tennis centre, cricket grounds, the botanical gardens, lookouts and lots of walking or running tracks to explore.

We were there for a parkrun & the tracks used were a mixture of bitumen, woodchips and gravel and weren't shares with motorists. The parkland is very pleasant especially in spring & summer.

A number of entry points for motorists from various roads in the area making access easy.

Well worth a visit & an explore - either strenuous or relaxed.
Written 25 November 2018
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