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Nieka Pipeline Track - Trail Description



Nieka Pipeline Track

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Type: Tramway trail
Location: 12km south of Glenorchy, 10km from Hobart
Start/end: Wellington Park to 
Status: Open
Length open: 6km
Surface: Compacted earth
Contact Region: Southern Tasmania
Suitable for walking Suitable for cycling mountain bikes



Neika Pipeline Track follows the route of a tramway. This tramway was used in the construction of the pipeline and later for timber haulage.

For more information on this trail see the book Rail Trails of Tasmania.


Wellington Park

May 2011

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30 May , 2016 by

There is some error with this track. The Neika Pipeline track is here:,+680+Huon+Rd,+Fern+Tree+TAS+7054/-42.9371338,147.2417501/-42.9326661,147.2024213/@-42.9357941,147.2010372,14.75z/data=!4m10!4m9!1m5!1m1!1s0xaa6e76382c9b63fb:0x571983ce565bd143!2m2!1d147.260582!2d-42.922651!1m0!1m0!3e1 and I'm not sure that there was a railway involved.

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